Buddhism

March 14, 2020

Feeling Overwhelmed? “RAIN” is an ancient Buddhist way to cope with hardship

RAIN is an ancient Buddhist way to cope with hardship. For those who want to unpack the wisdom embedded in RAIN and transform it into specific and digestible techniques that anyone can put into practice, […]
March 14, 2020

The story of the Venerable Sivali Thera

The birth of a Sivali At the time of Gautama Buddha, there reigned a righteous king and queen named Koliya and Suppavasa. After some time Queen Suppavasa became pregnant. And the unborn child brought great fortune […]
March 11, 2020

Gothic but Buddhist

BANGKOK POST  8 MAR 2020  SAROT MEKSOPHAWANNAKUL The main Buddha image at Wat Niwet Thammaprawat sits in the hall showing Gothic Revival architecture. When King Chulalongkorn commissioned Wat Niwet Thammaprawat in Ayutthaya’s Bang Pa-in district […]
March 11, 2020

“The Origin of Fate”

by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) This is a story of Buddha’s old karma which is very tragic. Before becoming Gautama Buddha in very long future, he was once a very handsome […]
March 11, 2020

Let’s Talk By Master Acharavadee Wongsakon

  (Please find Thai version below) Q: What is the reason that makes Dhamma not enjoyable or how can we understand more from Dhamma listening? A: Basically, there are two reasons. The first reason is […]
March 11, 2020

Images and Quotes

We spend our lives waiting for a long time. Do not wait to do good deeds The act of sacrifice for others Always bring joy whenever we think of it. Our life may not be […]
March 11, 2020

In a worldly ambition

by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) In a worldly ambition, One can expect the time an effort will bear fruit. For spiritual ambition, there’s no telling, When enlightenment will come. Meditators should […]
March 11, 2020

“Please be compassionate.”

(Please find Thai version below) We all have a past. Nobody has no past. We all come from the past but we can be free from it with present. Make the best of the present […]
March 11, 2020

“Old Karma…….New Karma”

by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) As the working season in the new year has started again, overall the atmosphere looks like people are not ready to work yet which is normal. […]
March 11, 2020

“Examination of Self”

by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) Whether or not in the field of class room or in the field of life, we often have to examine our own readiness on how much […]
March 11, 2020

“Karma/Actions that make one dignified and graceful.”

Master Acharavadee Wongsakon Our physical condition is the result of our past acts, mixing and cooking to form our shapes and figures. The word ‘graceful or dignified’ is the result of tremendous sacrifice the person […]
March 11, 2020

“Can gods really help people?”

  Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) Chinese New Year festival came around once more and every year during this time we usually hear suggestions from many fortune tellers on how to give […]
March 11, 2020

Buddhism: A Look Into the Beliefs, Practices & History 

Siddhartha Gautama was a spiritual leader, philosopher, and teacher who was born in Lumbini, Nepal around the sixth century B.C.
February 26, 2020

Thich Quang Do, Buddhist monk and renowned Vietnamese dissident, dies at 91

by  ASSOCIATED PRESS FEB. 25, 2020 HANOI, Vietnam — Thich Quang Do, a Buddhist monk who became the public face of religious dissent in Vietnam while the Communist government kept him in prison or under […]
February 24, 2020

“Questions and Answers, Volume 32”

  by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) Question: Not advancing from meditation practice and feeling discouraged, how to solve this? Answer: You have to ask yourself; did you try to practice hard […]
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