June 23, 2020

Being Born a Human “Here’s the story…”

Being Born a Human “Here’s the Story” by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon   “Can you promise that you won’t be misled by the shell?” “Promise, I promise. I just want to drop by this universe for […]
June 22, 2020

The rarest flower on earth, which blooms once in 3000 years

A rare legendary flower, which is said to bloom once every 3000 years, has recently caught the world’s attention after many people spotted the mystical Udumbara blossom in many different parts of the globe This […]
June 22, 2020

Temiya – the mute Prince (Emiya Jataka)

There lived a king of Benares who, despite all his riches and plenty, still was unhappy. For though he had sixteen thousand wives, he had no son nor daughter. Each and every one of his […]
June 21, 2020

Crossing the Wilderness – A story of Buddha

While the Buddha was staying at Jetavana Monastery near Savatthi, the wealthy banker, Anathapindika, went one day to pay his respects. His servants carried masses of flowers, perfume, butter, oil, honey, molasses, cloths, and robes. […]
June 21, 2020

How the 50 ‘birth-tales’ of Buddha spread from Thailand to the rest of Southeast Asia

June 21, 20202 Paññāsa Jātaka are extra-canonical Birth Tales of the Buddha. Their origin is usually associated with Northern Thailand, or the former kingdom of Lānnā. However, many such extra-canonical Birth Tales found their way […]

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