On Sunday 18 February 2018, Prof. Catherine Alexander who teaches at Durham University, England, joined the basic meditation class for locals and visited Wat Phra Dhammakaya Newcastle. Prof. Catherine said that she’d heard about meditation 30 years ago and thought she would try it once until today she did it. She revealed that the meditation […]
Japanese Meditation Village, Wat Phra Dhammakaya Tochigi, arranged a basic meditation class for locals. Wat Phra Dhammakaya Tochigi arranged a Basic Meditation Course with a total of 6 attendees from 17–18 February 2018. The teaching monks were Phra Thanawut Tissaro, Phra Banchong Panyacayayo and Phra Theerawat Cayadhiro. The first day of the course started with […]
Wat Phra Dhammakaya Scotland arranged a meditation class for teachers and students from Mulberry Bush Nursery School on Monday February 19, 2018. Phra Khachonpong Khemavangso and a volunteer Lisa Craig taught the knowledge of Buddhism such as the 5 precepts, the Buddhist lifestyle, and the morning alms round and gave them a chance to partitipate. […]
Dhammakaya Meditation Center Boston welcomed a group of Master’s degree students from Northeastern University Dhammakaya Meditation Center Boston welcomed 13 Master’s degree students from Northeastern University on Sunday February 11, 2018. In the morning, they offered alms in the Morning Alms Round together, offered meals to the monks and learned Thai culture. A member of […]
The New World for the British who love meditation Wat Phra Dhammakaya London arranged Tuesday Meditation Class for Beginners on Tuesday February 20, 2018. A lot of English laypeople come to meditate in the temple every week so the temple opened a new meditation room for kids who come with their parents. Besides meditating together, […]
On February 18, 2018, over 30 people joined Peace Point for the Peace Time meditation class. After meditation, Venerable Dr. Nicholas Thanissaro explained the Buddhist concept of “Ahimsa”, or non-harm, to the participants and used various examples from modern times to explain the concept.