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News about the Dhammakaya foundation and its activities

Weekend Meditation Class for Locals, Japanese Meditation Village, Gunma, Japan

Wat Phra Dhammakaya Gunma, Japan, arranged meditation class for locals during July13– 16, 2018 (4 days and 3 nights), where there were 12 meditation sessions. There were 7 Japanese participants and the teaching monks were Phra Maha Dr. Chattapong Katapunyo and Phra Thanawut Tissaro. All attendants joined the activities of chanting Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta, exercising, offering […]

Tokyo University Visit, Wat Phra Dhammakaya Tokyo

Professors and students from the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, visited Wat Phra Dhammakaya Tokyo on Wednesday July 18, 2018.  Every student was interested in Thai Buddhism and Thai Culture very much.  That day, Phrakhrupalad Sunet Chalabhinyo kindly taught dharma on the topic of the Buddha’s history and the Law of Karma. He also introduced […]

IDOP Ordination Ceremony// Wat Phra Dhammakaya Benelux

There was an Ordination Ceremony for 25 dhammakayadas from 11 countries in Europe, Wat Phra Dhammakaya Benelux The ceremony began at 9:00 a.m., where the ordinands and laypeople circumambulated the Main Buddhist Chapel. Later, the ordinands performed the Ceremonies of Paying Respect to the Monastic Boundary and the Main Buddha Image, Apologizing for their Parents […]