• One-Moment Meditation: “How to Meditate in a Moment”

    One-Moment Meditation: “How to Meditate in a Moment”. A simple to follow guided meditation. Learn to meditate in a moment with this hugely popular animated video, based on Martin Boroson’s book, One-Moment Meditation. Reduce stress, improve focus and find peace … right now. More info and online training at http://www.onemomentmeditation.com.

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  • Putting meaning into your life

    Ajahn Brahm talks about putting meaning into your life. A video dharma talk by Ajahn Brahm.

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  • The Boy Who Lived Before

    Cameron, ever since he was just a toddler, talks about another family he used to live with, called the Robertsons. Cameron knows the names of his previous family, where they lived, and can even describe the house and the landscape of his previous home on the island of Barra, some 200 miles away. But Cameron has never been there. Doctor Jim Tucker, of the University of Virginia, and Cameron’s mother travel to Barra with Cameron to find the house, exactly […]

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  • The Buddha – PBS Documentary (1/2)

    This is a PBS Documentary about the life of Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama). ” This documentary for PBS by award-winning filmmaker David Grubin and narrated by Richard Gere, tells the story of the Buddha’s life, a journey especially relevant to our own bewildering times of violent change and spiritual confusion. It features the work of some of the world’s greatest artists and sculptors, who across two millennia, have depicted the Buddha’s life in art rich in beauty and complexity. Hear insights into the […]

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  • Medicine Buddha healing Mantra Chanting

    The Medicine Buddha, or Bhaiṣajyaguru, is as his name suggests connected with healing. His mantra exists in both long and short forms. Here is this short form “Tayata Om Bekanze Bekanze Maha Bekanze Radza Samudgate’ Soha” Bhaiṣajyaguru is one of a set of eight healing Buddhas, which includes Shakyamuni, the historical Buddha.  Bhaiṣajyaguru is the head Buddha of the group. He is Lapis Lazuli blue in color, although sometimes he’s depicted as golden-skinned.  He is dressed in the robes of […]

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  • Sariputta – Top in Wisdom

    Sariputta – Top in Wisdom

    Sariputta – The top disciples of the Buddha Top in wisdom   “By reading the stories of the Buddha’s disciples, we have a good view of the thinking and way of life during the Buddha time. We understand how early Buddhism ideals were formed and this help us to better integrate the Buddha’s teaching into our modern lifestyle.”  – Kenn By Radhika Abeysekera At the time of the Buddha, in a village called Upatissa, there lived a well-known Brahmin family. The […]

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  • Karma – Bond to Past and Future

    Karma – Bond to Past and Future

    Why is my life the way it is? This film tries to answer this question. Karma is intentional action, that is, a deed done deliberately through body, speech or mind. The Buddha taught that one’s present condition, whether of happiness or suffering, is the result of the accumulated force of all past actions or karma.  

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  • Big Bang Buddhism – Ajahn Brahm

    Big Bang Buddhism – Ajahn Brahm

    This talk is dedicated to Ajahn Brahm’s mother, Mrs Hazel Betts, who passed away on 16 February 2012. It is a profound talk about cosmic spirituality, explaining how the nature of this universe and how the nature of the mind, as Buddhists understand it, work seamlessly together. According to Ajahn Brahm, looking out through the telescope we see the vastness of the universe, but (metaphorically speaking); looking down the telescope in the opposite way, we see the mind. The mind […]

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  • Taking refuges and precepts explained

    Taking refuges and precepts explained

    An explanation of the formal taking of the three refuges and five precepts by Yuttadhammo. In Buddhism, taking refuge has two meanings: to return and to rely. By taking the Three Refuges, we acknowledge that we have been deluded and erroneous in our ways; now we wish to return to the purity of our Buddha Nature, and we need to rely on the wisdom and guidance of the Three Jewels: the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha. The five precepts provide practical […]

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  • Herbie Hancock: Buddhism and Creativity

    Herbie Hancock: Buddhism and Creativity

    Mahindra Humanities Center – Buddhism and Creativity

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  • Pema Chodron: Smile at Fear – Living From The Heart

    Pema Chodron: Smile at Fear – Living From The Heart

    www.pemachodrontapes.com. Genuineness, tenderness, and developing strength. Unconditional friendship with the totality of one’s expeience and the genuine heart of sadness are the basis for developing the true strength of nonviolent warriorship. This is talk 1 from Pema Chodron’s weekend retreat called “Smile at Fear”, given October 2009 at Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY. Item 143, from Pema Chodron’s archivists, Great Path Tapes and Books, www.pemachodrontapes.com. These talks are available on DVD, audio CD and MP3 CD.

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  • Calm New Age Music for Meditation,Yoga,Deep Sleep

    Calm New Age Music for Meditation,Yoga,Deep Sleep

    Peaceful Music, Most Relaxing and Soft Music, New Age Music, Relaxation, Yoga, Music for sleeping. Musica para Dormir. Dream Music Lullaby.

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  • Maha Jvalosnisa Dharani

    Maha Jvalosnisa Dharani

    (黃慧音) Imee Ooi – Maha Jvalosnisa Dharani (消灾吉祥陀罗尼) Website: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Buddhis… Ten Short Mantras Vol. 3 (Ward off Misfortunes auspicious Mantra) (消灾吉祥陀罗尼) “By reciting these remarkable mantras and pursuing self cultivation one may avoid calamities, elude misfortunes and dislodge encumbrances. Imme Ooi’s tranquil, peaceful voice washes away the impediments in this mortal world and returns us to a state of self contented mind and soul. With a melodious flute and joyful vocals, a chanting Maha Jvalosnisa Dharani sets our mind exquisitely […]

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  • The First Stage of Enlightenment

    The First Stage of Enlightenment

    Dhamma Talk by Ajahn Sona March 2, 2013: “The First Stage of Enlightenment” 2013 Winter Retreat at Birken Forest Monastery (‘Sitavana’) http://birken.ca

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  • Noah and the Whale, “Give a Little Love”

    Noah and the Whale, “Give a Little Love”

    ♪♫ If you give a little love, you can get a little love of your own… ♪♫ This is a moving and touching short music video on loving kindness….. love is a energy that can be spread easily. It is much easier to spread than you think.  Try to do a good deed every day, the rest of the world will follow.

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  • How To Meditate For Kids

    How To Meditate For Kids

    How To Meditate For Kids: A Children’s Guide to Peace A video on meditation for children.  It’s a mixture of meditating on ideas (like cats, dogs, parents, etc.) and meditating on reality (sitting, breath, etc.). For more information on how to meditate on reality, you can read my booklet that gives more specific instructions: http://yuttadhammo.sirimangalo.org/ar… NEW: Subtitle file available here: http://static.sirimangalo.org/kids.sb… Download the subtitle file and translate it into your own language, then send me a message and I can […]

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  • 卐 Swastika meaning

    卐 Swastika meaning

    Many people saw the Swastika 卐 sign as Germany Nazi symbol, but there also saw the same Swastika卐  sign in Buddha images are other Buddhism literature. Why is this so? Is there a relation between Buddhism and Nazi? Watch the explanation in the video.  

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  • Loving Your Sufferings

    Loving Your Sufferings

    A dharma talk by Ajahn Brahm – Loving Your Sufferings

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