Working with the Five Hindrances

Working with the Five Hindrances

อาจารย์ ถิรธัมโม

The theme of this book is working with the Five (Mental) Hindrances (nivarana). It is thus mainly a book for people who some experience of meditation who have encountered these Hindrances, obstructions, disturbances to some degree, and who are interested in knowing how to work with them.

Beginning Our Day Volume One

Beginning Our Day Volume One

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A collection of short talks that are given every morning at Abhayagiri before the work period. The talks cover a diverse array of subjects but are intended to be practical and easy to use.

You can also read this book on the web.

It’s also possible to receive reflections like those contained in this book delivered once or twice a week to your email.

Beginning Our Day Volume Two

Beginning Our Day Volume Two

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A collection of short talks that are given every morning at Abhayagiri before the work period. The talks cover a diverse array of subjects but are intended to be practical and easy to use.

You can also read this book on the web.

It’s also possible to receive reflections like those contained in this book delivered once or twice a week to your email.

Abhayagiri 2015 Winter Retreat CD

Abhayagiri 2015 Winter Retreat CD

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This mp3 CD contains the talks and readings from the Abhayagiri 2015 Winter Retreat focusing on the four foundations of mindfulness. After several introductory talks by Ajahn Pasanno, Ajahn Karuṇadhammo describes the Pali Canon’s teachings about mindfulness of the body. Of particular interest are two narrated slide shows explaining the contemplation of the thirty-two parts of the body. The remainder of the retreat focuses on readings from three chapters in Ajahn Ṭhānissaro’s book Right Mindfulness. The CD contents are available for online browsing online (opens in new tab) and .zip file download.

Without and Within

Without and Within

อาจารย์ ชยสาโร

Ajahn Jayasaro has written this book in the form of questions and answers, as an introduction to the important features of Thai Theravada Buddhism. It has been made available at hotels and other accommodations to visitors to Thailand, but is also of benefit to a wider audience.

Samadhi is Pure Enjoyment

Samadhi is Pure Enjoyment

อาจารย์ สุจิตโต

Samādhi is the careful collecting of oneself into the joy of the present moment.

Unseating the Inner Tyrant

Unseating the Inner Tyrant

อาจารย์ สุจิตโต

The Inner tyrant is a nagging voice that demands you achieve perfection, never offers congratulation. It cuts off access to the natural empathy of the heart. The key to unseating the inner tyrant is the continuous establishing the right intent.

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The Doors to the Deathless are Open

The Doors to the Deathless are Open

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A book of reflections and photos recollecting the history of Amaravati Monastery in England, published to mark the monastery’s 30th Anniversary.

2014 Abhayagiri Thanksgiving Monastic Retreat

2014 Abhayagiri Thanksgiving Monastic Retreat

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This mp3 CD contains Dhamma talks, guided meditations, and questions and answers from the 2014 Abhayagiri Thanksgiving Monastic Retreat which occurred from November 21 to November 30 at the Angela Center in Santa Rosa, California. The CD contents are also available for online browsing (opens in new tab) and can be downloaded as a zip file.