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News about the Dhammakaya foundation and its activities

Aussie Meditation Retreat, Wat Phra Dhammakaya Western Australia

Due to the word of mouth and friends’ persuasion of the members of the Aussie Meditation Retreat at Wat Phra Dhammakaya Western Australia, there are new members joining the weekly meditation retreat that is held every Saturday. During this class, the teaching monk, Phra Winai Panyaratano, suggested tips for the new members to place their […]

Sunday Meditation Session, Scotland, UK

Wat Phra Dhammakaya Scotland, UK, arranged Sunday Meditation Session on November 25, 2018 and there were 14 attendants. The activities began with the registration and sharing their previous experiences.After that, they practiced Yoga together to get their bodies ready for the following activities. The teaching monk taught dharma on the topic of “4 Bases of […]

2018 Thailand Water Festival (Loi Krathong)

On 22nd November 2018, is the famous Water Festival (Loi Krathong) in Thailand. This festival is closely related to the Thailand Buddhism, hence every year during Loi Krathong grand ceremony will be held by the Buddhist temple in Thailand. The Sangha will chant for blessing that wishing all adversities happen in this year will be […]

Wednesday Meditation Class for Locals, Meditation Center of Chicago

On November 21, 2018, 23 local Americans came to meditate and celebrate Thanksgiving week with meditation on gratitude affirmations. The class started with letting participants write down what they are grateful for and then put in the prayer bowl. Then, the teaching monk gave a dharma talk on gratitude affirmations followed by group meditation. Meditation […]

Meditation for Locals

Meditation Center of D.C. arranged the Meditation Class forLocals at C. Burr Artz Public Library, Maryland, on Saturday, November 17,2018.  This class was led by Phra Suwet Pathomvangso and coordinated by Kal. Patchree Srirattanapirom. The activities began with the teaching monk introducing basic meditation and its benefits.  After that, they meditated together, where all of […]

Marievangsskolen School Students Visit

Students of Marievangsskolen School went to Wat PhraDhammakaya Korsør Lystskov, Denmark, to learn meditation and Buddhist Customs on Friday November 16, 2018. When the students and teachers arrived at the temple, they were given an orientation on respecting the Triple Gems, bowing,and how to meditate.  After that, the students watched a video to understand Buddhism […]

The 2nd AEC International Short-Term Ordination Ceremony

On 11Nov 2018, the 2nd AEC International Short-Term Ordination Ceremony was held at Thailand Wat Phra Dhammakya. This round the participants came from Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia, Malaysia, etc. Here, let’s review the pictures of these precious & inspire moments on that day, at the same time rejoice their merits too.  Sadhu Sadhu Sadhu […]

Myanmar devotees gather organize the offering Monk Robe Ceremony at Wat Phra Dhammakaya Thailand

On 18 Nov’2018, about two thousands Myanmar devotees gather at Wat Phra Dhammakaya Thailand organizing a Monk robe offering ceremony, wishing for world peace. At the same time, offering to the Lord Buddha, and the Dhammakaya Cetiya with one million Lord Buddhas. At the same time, let their mind stay within the field of merits, […]


On special grounds, between 10-12 November 2018.Both Venerable Xin Ping and Venerable Fa Jing from Thailand Wat Phra Dhammakaya have been invited by the president of Kuching Buddhist Society – Mr. Chua Beng Thian to teach meditation. In these 3 days, both Venerables using mandarins as the media, given Dhamma talks and teaching meditation to […]