Meetings with A Dhamma Master

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”PREFACE” el_id=”1503729950576-cb459d88-306a”]When I first met Luang Por1, it was in the summer of 2008. I had come to visit my son, Luang Pi2 Joshua, during his first year as an ordained monk living at Wat Phra Dhammakaya in Bangkok, Thailand. I must say that my initial meeting with Luang Por…

The Ordination

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Preface” el_id=”1503458953373-2177d665-ff81″]Thailand is a Buddhist Society. A large part of our culture stems from Buddhist heritage. Our forefathers handed down to us through the generations, a lasting legacy of humble thought and traditions designed to instill sound moral values. This legacy is an inheritance from our past that will guide…

How To Raise The Children To Be Good People For The Nation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Acknowledgements” el_id=”1503025273502-467a7b2c-4621″]Before beginning, The Thinkers And Writers For World Peace Organization would like to thank you and “Ahnumotanaboon” (share our merits) with every one of you who gave us support for this project, and assisted in planning, organizing and producing this work on how to build up Dhamma for people…

The Book of Buddhist Chanting: A Guide To Everyday Happiness & Self-Blessing

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Foreword” el_id=”1499849663106-22aaa6a9-a5c4″]“When the mind is clear, anything is possible.” Luang Por Dhammajayo Cleaning is fundamental to living a healthy life. Just as our body cannot become clean all by itself without our showering and scrubbing, our mind cannot become clear without our attempts to clarify it from time to time.…

Universal Goodness สมุดภาพความดีสากล ภาษาอังกฤษ

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Universal Goodness The foundation of every type of creative work and every level of goodness [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”What is Universal Goodness?” el_id=”1499742057551-5b5f18f1-b438″]Universal Goodness is the basic guide for proper physical, verbal and mental conduct. Whoever practices it can expect to meet with happiness and prosperity regardless of his gender, age, race,…

The ten Jataka story [2 ภาษา] en_zhs

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Ten Jataka Stories The Narratives About the Buddha’s Past Lives and Pursuit of the Ten Perfections 佛陀本生十世 菩萨勤修十世波罗蜜的故事 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Introduction 序言” el_id=”1499769074225-e5ab88f8-3188″]The Ten Jataka Stories are narratives about Gautama Buddha’s pursuit of Perfections in His final ten existences as a Bodhisatta. Each of these ten existences highlights the pursuit of each…

The Fruits of True Monkhood

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Translator’s Preface” el_id=”1498101638815-151ef4b1-8fd9″]Many westerners may never have seen a Buddhist monk before — because monasticism is a way of life that leads neither to fame nor fortune — which are the factors which normally bring things to public attention. The more initiated might be familiar with Zen monks, with Tibetan…

The Buddha’s First Teaching

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Translator’s Preface” el_id=”1496993838611-56797b77-0b42″]This book has been compiled and translated not exclusively from the written Thai version of Phrabhavana-viriyakhun ‘s “Dhammacakkapavattana Sutta”, but also from many subsequent renditions of the the same work given by the author in/training sessions for people of all walks of life, age ranges: monks and laypeople…

Buddhist Economics

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”Preface” el_id=”1503302304018-cfd0fc17-7664″]Buddhists often tend to disregard economics completely, because the monastic way of life idealized by Buddhism is economically very minimalist. Such neglect of comment concerning economic values is not warranted, however, because the Buddhist scriptures are in fact rich with advice from the Buddha regarding sound economic values and…

Second to None

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Read | Download [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_toggle title=”1 Prologue” el_id=”1502695745795-dc172efd-c836″]Most people’s lives are preoccupied only with the pleasures of the senses, spending all day thinking about the temptations of eating, sensuality and power. When one’s intentions are impure, it leads one’s speech and actions to be impure making one selfish and a puppet to one’s emotions. The…