Mutual lay/Saṅgha support
Parent topic: Monastic life
18 excerpts, 2:05:59 total duration

All excerpts (19) Questions about (6) Answers involving (8) Stories (3) Readings (2)

Right Livelihood, Session 1Ajahn Pasanno – Apr. 21, 2013

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29. Story: The head of Lalanka Water invites monks to stay above his office and teach the employees. Told by Ajahn Yatiko. [Work] [Mutual lay/Saṅgha support] [Teaching Dhamma] [Right Livelihood] // [Lunar observance days] [Eight Precepts] [Meditation] [Dhamma discussion] [Respect]

Story: The ultra-competent assistant who wants to ordain. [Monastic life/Motivation]

Story: The king's assistant who dives into the water to get 20 pounds of gold (DN 17).


On Pilgrimage and Tudong, Session 4Ajahn Pasanno – Apr. 25, 2015

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15. Story: Ajahn Pasanno's tudong in India with Ajahn Jayasaro. [Ajahn Pasanno] [Ajahn Jayasaro] [Culture/India] [Tudong] // [Impermanence] [Mutual lay/Saṅgha support] [Not handling money] [Hinduism] [Islam] [Shelter] [Trust] [Almsround] [Visiting holy sites] [Compassion] [Devotional practice]

Story: An Indian Kshetriya notices that Ajahn Pasanno's etiquitte matches his training. [Vinaya] [Buddha/Biography]

Story: Ajahn Jayasaro tries to explain cricket to Ajahn Pasanno. [Recreation/leisure/sport]


The Path of Practice, Session 2Ajahn Pasanno – Jun. 16, 2019

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7. “You spoke this morning about how monks don't have money and don't handle money. How does a monastery deal with purchasing materials?” [Not handling money] [Commerce/economics] // [Monastery organizational structure] [Mutual lay/Saṅgha support] [Abhayagiri] [Building projects] [Almsfood]

Story: A wheel falls off the old Abhayagiri van. [Simplicity] [Mutual lay/Saṅgha support]