Ajahn Buddhadasa - Dhamma-Vorträge

Buddhism's Appeal in the western world

by: Ven. Ñānadassana Thera

Let us search for common platform to walk on together
by Ven. Ashin Ñānissara

Buddhist Cultural Links between Sri Lanka and Germany
by Senaka Weeraratna
(Hony. Secretary, German Dharmaduta Society), Sri Lanka


Buddhism on the Internet
by Venerable Paññavāro

Webmaster of Buddhanet.net,
President of the Buddha Dharma Education Association and Vice-President of the Buddhist Federation of Australia

The first Step

by Leo Tolstoy

The following is a selection from the article 'The First Step' by Leo Tolstoy (1828 - 1910), the well known Russian writer and author of 'War and Peace'. He was a leading advocate of Vegetarianism.

The Kālāma-Sutta
(Anguttara Nikāya III. 65)

Buddhism - one of the greatest achievements of mankind

By Ven. Bhikkhu Ñānadassana Thera

A talk at a public seminar held at the Mahaweli Centre Auditorium in Colombo to commemorate the first death anniversary of Asoka Weeraratna (Ven. Mitirigala Dhammanisanti Thera), who passed away on July 2nd, 1999. The theme of the seminar was 'Promoting Buddhism in Europe'.

Methods and benefits of meditation

By Ven. Madawala Upali

Principal Meditation Instructor
International Centre for Training in Buddhist Meditation
Kanduboda, Delgoda, Sri Lanka

Why I Am Not A Christian

by Bertrand Russell

The starting point of culture

By Ven. Ampitiya Sri Rāhula Mahāthera
Vajirarama Aranya, 77 Bowalawatta Kandy (Sri Lanka)

Let us know what Buddhism is

By Ven. Bhikkhu Buddhadāsa (Thailand)

Who said what on the Buddha and his Dhamma

...views on Buddha and His Dhamma as follows

The past masters who were well known for the achievements in their own fields had expressed their views on Buddha and His Dhamma as follows:

What is Buddhism?

by Tissa Weeraratna

What is Buddhism? Did Buddhism exist before Buddha ? What is Dharma ? Did Dharma exist before Buddha ?

What is Sati? (mindfulness)

by Tissa Weeraratna

Sati. The main tool one has to use to understand the nature of you. (Mind and Matter.)

Religious Life in a Secular Society

by Tissa Weeraratna

Devotion Meditation

By Ven. Panditha Waturugama Nandasiri Thero

“Saddhindriyan bhikkhave bodhipakkiya dhamma tan bodhaya sanwattathi”

Contemplation of Thoughts

By Ven. Panditha Waturugama Nandasiri Thero