Buddhist Society of Western Australia
Some Aspects of Karma | by Ajahn Brahmali | 6 April 2007

Some Aspects of Karma | by Ajahn Brahmali | 6 April 2007

December 9, 2015

Ajahn Brahmali talks about how our actions (karma) bring about future results (vipaka) which impacts upon our well-being. He gives a broad ranging talk on what it really means to make "good karma" or "bad karma".

Aspects of Freedom | by Ajahn Nyanadhammo | 30 March 2007

Aspects of Freedom | by Ajahn Nyanadhammo | 30 March 2007

December 8, 2015

Ajahn Nyanadhammo counters the notion that freedom is doing whatever we want whenever we want, but that there is an even more profound freedom - the freedom of the mind.

Growing Happiness | by Ayye Vayama | 23 March 2007

Growing Happiness | by Ayye Vayama | 23 March 2007

December 7, 2015

Ayye Vayama reflects upon how happiness is a frame of mind that can be developed through understanding the causes of happiness and actively cultivating the thoughts and habits of mind that lead to happiness. She then goes on to explain what these positive and wholesome states of mind are that lead to happiness.

Finding Calm In The Storm | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 7 November 2014

Finding Calm In The Storm | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 7 November 2014

December 6, 2015

Ajahn Brahm offers advice (based on personal experience) on how to find in our tumultuous, busy lives.

Making Our Own Joy | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 14 December 2015

Making Our Own Joy | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 14 December 2015

December 5, 2015

Ajahn Brahm teaches us to not expect joy from life, but rather to make joy in life regardless of our present circumstances. Ajahn discusses the meaning of self esteem and happiness.

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Higher Criticism | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 16 March 2007

Higher Criticism | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 16 March 2007

December 4, 2015

How do we deal with criticism in a wise and skillful way? Ajahn Brahm offers advice on how to understand criticism and use it for our own benefit and that of others.

Is Nibbana Guaranteed? | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 2 March 2007

Is Nibbana Guaranteed? | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 2 March 2007

December 3, 2015

Most modern people who choose a spiritual path want guaranteed results, just like they were buying an expensive item from the department store - we want guarantees or a working product or our money back. But embedded in this attitude is the idea that we acquire things - when the Buddhist path is not about getting stuff, but about letting go. But when we do learn to let go, then we are on the path to Nibbana...

Creating Inner Wealth | by Ayye Vayama | 25 January 2007

Creating Inner Wealth | by Ayye Vayama | 25 January 2007

December 2, 2015

Ayye Vayama offers advice on why and how to create a life of inner wealth.

Zeroing In On Enlightenment | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 16 February 2007

Zeroing In On Enlightenment | by Ajahn Brahmavamso | 16 February 2007

December 1, 2015

As Ajahn Brahm addresses the question of how to reconcile religion and science by "bending the faith to fit the facts" and not the other way around - and in the process talks about how to zero in on the experience of enlightenment.

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