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Dhammakaya meditation in Thai society

Jeffrey Bowers

Dhammakaya meditation in Thai society

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Published by Thai Studies Section, Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Mūnnithi Thammakāi (Khlong Luang, Thailand),
    • Meditation -- Thailand.,
    • Buddhist meditation.

    • About the Edition

      Study with reference to Dhammakaya Buddhist Meditation Foundation activities; revision of author"s M.A. thesis presented to Thai Studies Section.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [107]-110).

      StatementJeffrey Bowers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ554 .B68 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL337812M
      ISBN 109746332074
      LC Control Number97947642

      Dhammakaya Meditation Center Silicon Valley is a non-profit organization, based on personal development, aims to promote activities for restoration of morality in individual, family, society and the world. - am Meditation (Thai language).   Dhammakaya meditation session conducted in Thai by Phra (Veneralble) Luang Phaw Dhammajayo (Abott of Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple and President of the Dhammakaya Foundation, in Phantami province. Dhammakaya London Temple has set up The Inner Peace Weekend Meditation Retreat 15th for 3 days from 24 March to 26 March Phra Maha Prasan Samajaro and Pra Arjarn Sander Khemadhammo are the teaching monks, Phra Maha Suriyan Amaro is the consultant, Kruwan Sukchareon is the coordinator with Thai and local volunteers. Although the Bangkok-based Dhammakaya movement dons saffron robes, not brown shirts, its flamboyant ceremonies have become increasingly bold displays of power for this cult-like Buddhist group that was founded in the s, ironically, as a reform movement opposed to the excesses of organized religion in Thailand.


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On World Meditation Day, everyone is reminded of the goal of attaining Dhammakaya because the attainment of Dhammakaya leads to inner peace and world peace respectively. Making the Buddha’s Teachings known to everyone in the world and the creation of world peace remains the life-goal of Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Abbot of Wat Phra Dhammakaya.

Once ordained, he started teaching Dhammakaya meditation together with “Maechi Chandra”. Moreover, the landowner “Khunying Prayat Suntharawet” donate her land to celebrate her birthday and on 20 February they just start to created meditation center and invite people to make merits pray and meditate, and the site was later named.

The Middle Way is the real living way. It is the only existing principle of Buddhism of The Lord Buddha. And Dhammakaya meditation in Thai society book noted that real awakening or true enlightenment will be possible only by Dhammakaya as Lord Buddha said, “He who sees the Dhammakaya, is he who gets in touch with me, Thatagata.” (Thatagata is the name Lord Buddha called himself.).

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Wat Phra Dhammakaya (Thai: วัดพระธรรมกาย) is a Buddhist temple inKhlong Luang District, Pathum Dhammakaya meditation in Thai society book Province north of Bangkok, Thailand.

Origins. It was established on Magha Puja Day, 20 Februaryon an eighty-acre (, m²) plot of land donated by Lady Prayat Phaetayapongsa-visudhathibodi by a group led by the monk Phrathepyanmahamuni and his teacher. What is Dhammakaya Meditation.

Dhammakaya Meditation was discovered by the Most Venerable Phramongkolthepmuni or Luang Por Sodh ( - ), a Thai Buddhist monk who sacrificed his life in meditation practice and meditative research until he attained the ‘Dhammakaya,’ a pure transcendental body known as the ‘Buddhahood’ or ‘true inner self’ which exists within everyone.

Dhammakaya Meditation This chapter aims to set Dhammakaya meditation in context by de scribing its ancient and modern history, how it fits into the broader picture of meditation techniques, various. Dhammakaya is famous in Thailand for its focus on orderliness, and the discipline of Dhammakaya monastics is so renowned many Thais can spot a group of Dhammakaya monks easily due to their unique habit of walking in formation.

Buddhist Tradition: World Peace through Inner Peace. In nearly half a century history of the Wat Phra Dhammakaya has never wavered from its mission to create world peace through inner peace by promoting the Buddha’s method of meditation and teachings that have changed the world since years ago.

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Wat Phra Dhammakaya has a vision of a future ideal society. Wat Phra Dhammakaya is known for its emphasis on meditation, especially samatha meditation (meditation aiming at tranquility of mind).

The Dhammakaya tradition or Dhammakaya movement, sometimes spelled as Thammakaai movement, is a Thai Buddhist tradition founded by Luang Pu Sodh Candasaro in the early 20th century. It is associated with several temples descended from Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen in d: c. ; Thailand.

พระสัมมาสัมพุทธเจ้าทรงแสดงปฐมธรรมเทศนา “ธัมมจักกัปปวัตตนสูตร” ให้แก่ปัญจวัคคีย์ ในครั้งนั้น ท่านอัญญาโกณฑัญญะ ได้ดวงตาเห็นธรรม (เป็นพระ. The Honorary Abbot of Wat Phra Dhammakaya. Most Venerable Dhammajayo is the Honorary Abbot of Wat Phra Dhammakaya.

He has devoted about 50 years of his life to the propagation of Buddhism and Dhammakaya Meditation, which has attracted millions of devotees in Thailand and in over 80 branches in 33 countries around the world. Dhammakaya meditation session, conducted in Thai, by Luang Phaw Dhammajayo (Abott of Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple and President of the Dhammakaya Foundation, b.

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The Dhammakaya Tradition has been known as a specific lineage of Thai Buddhism in Britain since Ţhitavedo visited in October His protégé William Purfurst (a.k.a. Kapilavaḍḍho Bhikkhu, Richard Randall)(–71) travelled to Thailand with Ṭhitavedo as a novice in March and took higher ordination at Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen, the first European to ordain in Thailand.

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