• Deva Premal – Gayatri Mantra (2 hours)

    This Chant, sung here by Deva Premal, is known as the “Gayatri Mantra”. It is the oldest religious chant still known to mankind. It comes from Ancient India. It is over 9000 years old. The chant is a supplication for mercy and enlightenment from Gayatri, the first and great creator goddess, worshipped by the Rishi order, who considered themselves servants and students of She Who is Essence and Origin of Being. It was considered healing and protective and was long […]

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  • Mind of Plants : Documentary on The Intelligence of Plants

    Mind of Plants : Documentary on The Intelligence of Plants

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  • Tibetan Buddhism’s Encounter with Modern Science

    This panel of the 2010 International Conference on Tibetan Buddhism was chaired by Dr. David Germano. Featuring keynote speakers Ven. Matthieu Ricard and Dr. Richard Davidson, this panel was chaired by Dr. John Dunne and also included panelists Dr. Philippe Goldin, Geshe Lhakdor, Ven. Yundrung Konchok and Dr. Gaelle Desbordes.

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  • The Poisons of Attachment, Anger and Ignorance

    At Sharing the Dharma Day, Venerable Chodron teaches on the second verse of “The 37 Practices of Bodhisattvas,” on attachment, anger and ignorance that keep us bound in cyclic existence. For the full commentary on this powerful text, check out Venerable Chodron’s latest book, “don’t believe everything you think.”

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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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    Karaniya metta sutta

    Chanting of Karaniya metta sutta in Pali, with pronunciation and english subtitle of the Pali translation in the video. Karaniya metta sutta (Discourse on Loving Kindness) Karanîya mattha kusalena He who is skilled in doing good, Yantam santam padam abhi-samecca and who wishes to attain that state of calm (i.e. Nibbana) should act thus : Sakko ujû ca sûjû ca He should be able, upright, perfectly upright, Suvaco cassa mudu anatimâni obedient, gentle and humble. Santussako ca subharo ca Contented, […]

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  • A Touching Short Movie – Changing Battery

    A Touching Short Movie – Changing Battery

    A touching story about a robot and a old lady. Surprising that a hard cold robot fiction story can tell so much about life and make me feel so sad. It bring out the point that there is an end to life, treasure all around us and be good to them. From the day we are born, our parent take care of us, we grow up around them. We are so used to their presence that we feel they will always be with us. As we grow old, […]

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  • Zen Garden – by Gerald Jay Markoe

    Zen Garden – by Gerald Jay Markoe

    Full 1 hour zen garden relaxing music video. ZEN GARDEN ~ Since ancient times the garden has been a place of meditation, stress release and contemplation. Now more than ever, the garden can help you find balance and peace. Enchanting and beautiful to look at JAPANESE GARDENS have a particular allure all of their own… designed to stimulate contemplation of the world and nature of life. Here is a perfect example of a classical JAPANESE GARDEN…. it has trees, plants, […]

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  • Change your mind to gain happiness

    Change your mind to gain happiness

    If happiness is an inner state, influenced by external conditions but not dependent on them, how can we achieve it? Ricard will examine the inner and outer factors that increase or diminish our sense of well-being, dissect the underlying mechanisms of happiness, and lead us to a way of looking at the mind itself based on his book, Happiness: A Guide to Life’s Most Important Skill and from the research in neuroscience on the effect of mind-training on the brain. […]

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  • Cosmic Journeys: Mysteries of a Dark Universe

    Cosmic Journeys: Mysteries of a Dark Universe

    This video show us how huge the universe is using scientific measurements and tools.  It can be bigger than what we ever imagined. In Buddhist teachings, the physical universe has countless world systems with many planes of existence, and there are countless number of Buddha. In all those planes, life is subject to impermanence, to arising and passing away, to birth, growth, ageing and passing away. When we see how huge the universe is, we will have more faith in […]

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  • Mantra of Avalokiteshvara, Om Mani Padme Hum, Prajna-paramita Hrdaya

    Mantra of Avalokiteshvara, Om Mani Padme Hum, Prajna-paramita Hrdaya

    A relaxing music video consisting of a few songs of Buddhist nature. May all being be free from harm and danger. May they overcome their difficulties, and may they always meet with success, blessed with good health, strength, peace and happiness. _/|\_

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  • Quantum Physics & the Dhamma

    Quantum Physics & the Dhamma

    Buddhism & Science -Quantum Physics & the Dhamma  A look into science and Buddhism and their inter-relatedness, and an attempt to look beyond. A 3 Talk podcast on this topic, and other talks on ‘Quantum Dhamma’, from my Ashram, is available for listening on https://soundcloud.com/thailandamulet… What does Science and Buddhism Have to agree and disagree upon, and a deeper look into perspectives of viewing reality, and the limits of perception through the necessity of perspective, or points of view, in […]

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  • Dealing With The Emotion by Ajahn Brahm

    Dealing With The Emotion by Ajahn Brahm

    A video dharma talk by Ajahn Brahm. Ajahn Brahm teaches us how to deal with difficult emotions and to learn how to experience more positive emotions, more often.  

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  • The Creative Brain How Insight Works

    The Creative Brain How Insight Works

    BBC Documentary – Horizon: The Creative Brain How Insight Works It is a feeling we all know – the moment when a light goes on in your head. In a sudden flash of inspiration, a new idea is born. Today, scientists are using some unusual techniques to try to work out how these moments of creativity – whether big, small or life-changing – come about. They have devised a series of puzzles and brainteasers to draw out our creative behaviour, […]

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  • Thich Nhat Hanh: “Cooling the Flames”

    Thich Nhat Hanh: “Cooling the Flames”

    Thich Nhat Hanh: April 11th 2012 Dublin Ireland “Cooling the Flames”. This is the talk given by Thay and was streamed live from the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland, on Wednesday, April 11th, 2012. Thich Nhat Hanh’s website is called “Plum Village”, available at:  www.plumvillage.org Donate to the Plum Village Online Monastery Team:  pvom.org/donate/

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  • New-Ordained Monk

    New-Ordained Monk

    At Wattdarn Soi 9 Samutprakarn | 8-9 June 2013 Thailand is perhaps one of the most devout Buddhist countries in the world.  Our national religion is “Theravada Buddhism” and is practiced by over 95% of Thais. According to Thai tradition, a Thai male once he reaches the age of 20 is expected to live as a monk some time during his life. While no-one is compelled to follow this tradition, most Thai males have a sincere desire to do so […]

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  • Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra

    Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra

    Soothing music video of Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra (Relaxing Version) 般若心経(清新版) 1. (Sanskrit) Tadyatha: Om! Gate, Gate, Paragate, Parasamgate. Bodhi, Svaha! 2. (English) This is to say: Om! Gone, Gone, Gone Beyond (to the Other Shore of Liberation), Gone Altogether Beyond. Oh, What an Awakening, All hail! 3. (中文) 即說咒曰:(唵)揭諦,揭諦,波羅揭諦,波羅僧揭諦。菩提,薩婆­訶! 4. (咒解) 即說咒曰:(唵)去了,去了,向(解脫的)彼岸去了,一起向彼岸­去了。悟覺吧,萬福 !

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