• Dream Rangers – Changes your life

    TC Bank commercial based on a true story of a group of old men in Taiwan who decide to revisit their motorcycling youth after one of their own passes away. This is a makes a dramatic and overwhelmingly heart-wrenching true story. You are what you think, regardless of ages or sickness. Be positive, you can achieve your wishes and changes your life. Created by Ogilvy Taiwan Creative Director:  Jennifer Hu Copywriter:  Jennifer Hu, Justin Chia Art director: Leah Chen Producer: Abby Ku Director: […]

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  • The Three Refuges and Five Precepts – song version

    http://im4worldpeace.org/baothap/gall… The Three Refuges and Five Precepts This chanting version is from the Peace Temple Venerable Sakya Thich Nu Hanh Tri Music by Nigrodha Dong Thinh-Khong (Le Minh Luan) —————————————-­—————————————-­- Namo tassa, bhagavato, arahato samma sambuddhasa Namo tassa, bhagavato, arahato samma sambuddhasa Namo tassa, bhagavato, arahato, samma sambuddhasa Homage to the Blissful One, the Worthy One, the Fully Enlightened One (Three times) Buddham saranam gacchami, [I go to the Buddha for refuge] Dhammam saranam gacchami, [I go to the Dhamma […]

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  • Kathina Buddhist Maha Vihara Brickfields 2014

    The Kathina festival is a major observance of Theravada Buddhism. It is a time for laypeople to offer cloth for robes and other necessities to the monastic sangha. Kathina takes place every year in the four weeks following the end of Vassa, the rains retreat. Appreciating Kathina requires going back to the time of the Buddha and the first Buddhist monks. source: http://buddhism.about.com/od/thefirstbuddhists/a/Kathina.htm

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  • What Happens After You Die?

    Ajahn Brahm talks about what happens just before, during and after the dying process, how to approach it and how to enjoy it.

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  • Buddhist Cosmology – Understand the universe and cosmic laws

    Buddhist Cosmology – Understand the universe and cosmic laws

    Rev. Tri Ratna Priya Karuna The topic of my Dharma talk today is Buddhist cosmology, a term which does not occur in everyday conversation. What then, is cosmology? The dictionary defines it as a branch of philosophy dealing with the origin, processes and structure of the universe. This may sound like a rather formidible definition, whose exploration has little relevance to the problems we encounter in everyday life. Actually, the opposite is true, since an understanding of the workings of […]

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  • Are We Real? – Documentary

    There is a fundamental chasm in our understanding of ourselves, the universe, and everything. To solve this, Sir Martin takes us on a mind-boggling journey through multiple universes to post-biological life. On the way we learn of the disturbing possibility that we could be the product of someone elses experiment.

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    Pointing to the Mind by Ajahn Cattamalo

    Ajahn Cattamalo gives a Dhamma talk on pointing to one’s own mind. He relates a powerful incident which took place whilst he was caring for Ajahn Chah, who was bedridden with a long-term illness. For the second half of the talk he reads out the beautiful verses he composed on the inspiring teachings of Ajahn Chah. The talk was given at the Ajahn Chah Remembrance Day on 16 January 2010 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The set of DVD’s (Refuge in […]

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

    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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  • Beyond Concepts | Dharma Talk by Ven. Lawrence Dō’an Grecco

    Beyond Concepts | Dharma Talk by Ven. Lawrence Dō’an Grecco

    Our true nature is not something we can realize by study or rational thinking alone. Dharma talk given by Zen monk Lawrence Dō’an Grecco at New York Insight Meditation Center in New York City. May 2012. www.OpenSkyZen.com. Lawrence is a monk with the Five Mountain Zen Order. See www.FMZO.org for more information.

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  • Wheel of Time

    Wheel of Time

    A documentary on Buddhism by filmmaker Werner Herzog. Herzog’s engrossing documentary is a spiritual blessing for Buddhists and anyone else fortunate to experience it. The legendary German filmmaker Werner Herzog traveled to India in 2002 to make a documentary on Kalachakra, the elaborate ordaining ritual for Tibetan Buddhist monks. Every two or three years, nearly a half million pilgrims travel to witness it at Bodh Gaya, India, where the Buddha sat under a tree and found enlightenment. A sand mandala […]

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  • The Heart Sutra by Faye Wong

    The Heart Sutra by Faye Wong

    The Heart Sutra (心經) by Faye Wong (王菲) with English Subtitles, Famen Temple, Shaanxi, China, May 8th, 2009 “This is my interpretation of the Heart Sutra, taking from what I believe, and what I find significant in it. I’ve taken the meaning (not just the literal translation), compacted it, then tried to still make it poetic. It is by no means complete or literate. There are whole books written on the Heart Sutra and numerous websites if you want to […]

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  • Mogao Caves, China

    Mogao Caves, China

    Situated at a strategic point along the Silk Route, at the crossroads of trade as well as religious, cultural and intellectual influences, the 492 cells and cave sanctuaries in Mogao are famous for their statues and wall paintings, spanning 1,000 years of Buddhist art. Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/440/

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  • The Art of Happiness in Troubled Times

    The Art of Happiness in Troubled Times

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s inaugural address at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi, India, on November 19th, 2010. There is also a short question and answer session after His Holiness’s address. (www.dalailama.com) A video dharma talk.

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  • Chakras And Kundalini

    Chakras And Kundalini

    Kundalini is described as a sleeping, dormant potential force in the human organism. It is one of the components of an esoteric description of the ‘subtle body’, which consists of nadis (energy channels), chakras (psychic centres), prana (subtle energy), and bindu (drops of essence). Kundalini is described as being coiled up at the base of the spine. The description of the location can vary slightly, from the rectum to the navel. According to Sahaja Yoga, the kundalini resides in the […]

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  • Manjushri Mantra: Bodhisattva of Wisdom Chant

    Manjushri Mantra: Bodhisattva of Wisdom Chant

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  • The Boy With Divine Powers – Documentary on Buddha Boy

    The Boy With Divine Powers – Documentary on Buddha Boy

    The full Documentary on Buddha Boy – The Boy With Divine Powers.  This is a Discovery Channel documentary about a boy who  had defied modern science by continuing his meditation without food and intake of fluids. From science reserachs, a normal person is unlikely to survive 4 days without any fluids intake. However, this didn’t seem to be the case for person who reach high level of meditation or person who claim to havest energy from other sources not yet proven by […]

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  • Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini

    Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini

    Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini movie was released Apr 12, 2011 by the Repnet studio. Featuring Dr. Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini movie Malcolm Wally, Ian R. Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini video Crane and Dan Kahn. Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini film There is an energy system within each and every one of us. Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment and the Kundalini review Our ancestors were aware of it and utilized its great power. Transpersonal Awakening: Enlightenment […]

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  • Talk on Happiness

    Talk on Happiness

    Lecture on Happiness by The Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro Bhikkhu Ajahn Jayasaro, born in England, studied under the Venerable Ajahn Cha in Thailand and became a novice monk in 1979 and a fully ordained bhikkhu in 1980. He served for five years as abbot of Wat Pa Nanachat, a monastery in Northeast Thailand that provides traditional forest monastic training in English to people from around the world. He has lived in a hermitage at the foot of the Kow Yai mountain […]

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