A collection of teachings by Ajahn Pasanno published in 2018 with gratitude to Ajahn Pasanno. The four teachings included are “Gradual Instruction”, “Balancing the Mind”, “Enjoying the Breath” and “Beneath the Bodhi Tree”. The publication is on the occasion of the completion of the Reception Hall building and surrounding grounds as well as shortly preceding Ajahn Pasanno departing for a one year sabbatical and handing off the responsibility of abbot to others in the community.
A collection of Ajahn Pasanno’s teachings on the subject of mettā, or loving-kindness, in the Buddha’s teachings. Translated into Vietnamese.
This important work details the life and teachings of Luang Por Chah, also known as Ajahn Chah, and has been in the making for over two decades. This biography is based on the 1993 Thai biography of Luang Por Chah entitled Upalamani which was also authored by Ajahn Jayasaro. It includes translations from Upalamani, in particular many of the anecdotes and reminiscences of Luang Por’s disciples, as well as a significant amount of social, cultural, historical and doctrinal information to provide context to an audience that may be unfamiliar with Thai culture and its Buddhist heritage.
This mp3 CD contains Dhamma talks, guided meditations, and questions and answers from the 2016 Abhayagiri Thanksgiving Monastic Retreat at the Angela Center in Santa Rosa, California. The CD contents are also available for online browsing and can be downloaded as a zip file.
Based on talks given at Cittaviveka by Ajahn Sucitto and Ajahn Candasiri, and compiled by Dr. Barry Durrant. In this small book, you’ll find details concerning such topics as: setting up and using a shrine in your home; the significance of the different forms of Buddha images; observances for the deceased and observances on the Buddhist holy days – and more.
The ancient teachings of the Dhammapada rendered into accessible English as themes for personal contemplation. Available in two sizes
The Dhammapada is one of the most widely known collections of the Buddha’s teachings; composed in verse form, it presents the Buddha’s teachings in an easily-accesible way.
Short Dhamma talks by Ajahn Kalyano
This book is a manual that offers meditation guidance. Presenting practices that enhance awareness and calm, it is suitable for anyone interested in developing their inner life.
“This book contains a miscellany of my writings, rather than transcribed talks, from throughout my life as an ajahn in the Western Thai Forest sangha. The first part, ‘Roots’, is mainly historical; its chapters introduce Ajahn Chah, our founder and inspiration, and Ajahn Sumedho who led us to the UK and beyond, and then describes various events in our Western history.
The second part, ‘Currents’, contains both teachings and personal reminiscences, accounts of some of my recent travels. Of course, in both parts of the book teachings mingle with history, and history with teachings”