Ven. Ñānadīpa Mahāthera

Articles

Kāmā

by Ven. Akiñcano “dujjānaṃ kho etaṃ, kaccāna, tayā aññadiṭṭhikena aññakhantikena aññarucikena aññatrayogena aññatrācariyakena—kāmā vā kāmasukhaṃ vā... This is difficult to understand, Kaccāna, for you with another view, with another belief,…
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Kammaṭṭhāna

by Ven. Akiñcano The word kammaṭṭhāna is usually translated as “meditation object” and it plays a central role in the Visuddhimagga, Burmese-style meditation systems, the Thai Forest tradition, and in…
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Video Dhamma by Ajahn Nyanamoli Thero

Some are already familiar with Dhamma teaching by Ajahn Nyanamoli shared here on Path Press website. In addition today we can find on YouTube also number of short video clips…
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Paññā – From Psychology to Hermeneutics

by Ven. Akiñcano “catasso imā, bhikkhave, obhāsā. katame cattāro? candobhāso, sūriyobhāso, aggobhāso, paññobhāso — ime kho, bhikkhave, cattāro obhāsā. etadaggaṃ, bhikkhave, imesaṃ catunnaṃ obhāsānaṃ yadidaṃ paññobhāso”ti. Bhikkhus, there are these…
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Phassa

by Ven. Akiñcano cakkhuñca paṭicca rūpe ca uppajjati cakkhuviññāṇaṃ. tiṇṇaṃ saṅgati phasso. phassapaccayā vedanā. In dependence on the eye and forms, eye-consciousness arises. The meeting of the three is contact. With…
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Satipaṭṭhāna – setting up mindfulness

by Ven. Akiñcano ekāyano ayaṃ, bhikkhave, maggo sattānaṃ visuddhiyā, sokaparidevānaṃ samatikkamāya, dukkhadomanassānaṃ atthaṅgamāya, ñāyassa adhigamāya, nibbānassa sacchikiriyāya, yadidaṃ cattāro satipaṭṭhānā. Bhikkhus, this is the one-way path for the purification of beings,…
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Citta

by Ven. Akiñcano 1. citta — the mind The Pali word “samādhi” is usually translated as “concentration”. This is well and good—for as long as one knows what one is designating…
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Dhamma talks given by Ven. N. Nyanamoli Thera

The Audio Dhamma talks given by Nyanamoli Bhikkhu are now available on https://nyanamolibhikkhu.wordpress.com/ For the Dhamma texts please click on the following link for more information, https://pathpress.wordpress.com/nyanamoli/ Bellow are the…
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