Welcome to the Daily Dhamma Study Group
DIGHA NIKAYA 11 – Kevaṭṭa Sutta “The Ending of Name (mind) & Form (body)” by Steve Lin ” When he said this, I said to him: ‘Once upon a time, mendicant, some sea-merchants set sail for the ocean deeps, taking with them a land-spotting bird. When their ship was out of sight of land, they released theContinue reading “THE DAILY CUSHION”
DIGHA NIKAYA 10 – Subha Sutta “DEEP BLISS ARISES WHEN THE FIVE HINDRANCES END” by Brad Hunter “In the same way, as long as these five hindrances are not given up inside themselves, a mendicant regards them as a debt, a disease, a prison, slavery, and a desert crossing. But when these five hindrances are givenContinue reading “THE DAILY CUSHION”
DIGHA NIKAYA 9 “LETTING GO OF DOUBTS & VIEWS” by Sumith Siriwardana “Potthapada—having other views, other practices, other satisfactions, other aims, other teachers—it’s hard for you to know whether perception is a person’s self or if perception is one thing and self another.” “ Well then , lord, if—having other views, other practices, other satisfactions, otherContinue reading “THE DAILY CUSHION”
CURRENT STUDY SERIES
Each study series is based upon The Buddha’s teachings found in the Tipitaka (Pali Canon). Each series has four objectives. They will identify insights from the teachings in the suttas, they will include the study of Pali words, there will be practical ways to apply the teachings in daily life, and also how to use these insights in meditation training.
BUDDHIST CALENDAR: MOON CYCLES & HOLY UPOSATHA DAYS
In this section, you will find the four moon cycle events which are highlighted in The Buddha’s teachings and are a routine part of traditional Buddhist calendars. This also includes the various Buddhist holy days and events from various countries and Theravada schools.
LIBRARY OF PAST STUDY SERIES & RESOURCES
This section includes all the past study series including the links into the past series on Facebook. You will also find links to resources for dhamma study, Pali study, meditation, and translations of the Tipitaka (Pali Canon).
TEAM TRAINING MODULES
Here, you will find various training materials. It includes the different roles for the translation teams, training skills for leaders, procedures, and training for dhamma teachers.