A moment can be missed in an instant. Therefore, if in a moment, someone is to listen to the Four Noble Truths, it is his opportune moment. Only the Supreme Buddha expounded clearly about the nature of one’s births in such a prolonged samsara.
Meritorious devotees and meritorious children, The time we have been spending up until this moment is time spent in a good destination. There are lots of good destinations. Out of those, this human world is the last level of good destinations. Above the human world, there are sensual worlds such as Chathummaharajika, Thavatimsa, Yama, Thusita, [...]
In this noblest moment, if we do not try to realise the Four Noble Truths, we will not be able to liberate ourselves from this samsara in which one can easily be fallen into the four bad destinations. Therefore we should try to understand the Four Noble Truths heedfully.
In conjunction with his visit to Sri Lanka, the reputed Meditation Guru and author of the popular book ‘The Sound of Silence’ and many other world renowned books on meditation, Most Venerable Ajahn Sumedho Maha thero conducted a special Dhamma sermon and Dhamma discussion at Mahamewnawa Bodhignana Meditation Monastery in Kaduwela on 12th December 2017.
Most Venerable Ajahn Sumedho will be conducting a special Dhamma sermon and Dhamma discussion at Mahamewnawa Bodhignana Meditation Monastery in Kaduwela on 12th December 2017 from 6.30 PM to 8.30 PM. All are welcome to embrace this rare and precious opportunity. For more details, please contact – 0703 888 222 / 0703 344 333 Organized by Shraddha TV "The Noble Friend of Television Media"
Meditation is a popular subject among many communities in the world also it is one of those subjects which have a long time historical importance. Throughout the ages there were ascetics who moved into seclusion to meditate searching for a path for spiritual development. Those ascetics practiced meditation with great effort and achieved special spiritual [...]
Most people think that we are entering a great age of scientific knowledge and discovery, but no one has yet been able to surpass the knowledge and understanding possessed by the Supreme Buddha. He created an era of scientific knowledge which remains unparalleled today; this was the era of the Supreme Buddha Gautama. The era [...]
Disciples of the Supreme Buddha are divided into two main groups. The first group consists of monks and nuns, and the second group consists of lay people. These disciples have gone for refuge only to the Noble Triple Gem. Disciples of the Supreme Buddha are not like ordinary people who go for refuge to various [...]
The true and utmost day of dignified freedom for Sri Lankans is the Poson Poya day. On this day, Sri Lankans received the Buddha’s Dhamma, which is the most valued possession of the country, even at present. People in this country used to go hunting and worshiping various supernatural things like trees and stones. On [...]
One of the main aspects of society are the “developments” that occur over time. As human society steps into a new era, its typical characteristics also change. Also, the most precious treasure to humans, wisdom, and the ability to guide the mind, also changes when humans go through such transformations. Humans in the past did [...]