Buddhist Society of Western Australia
Does life suck? | Ajahn Brahmavamso

Does life suck? | Ajahn Brahmavamso

December 1, 2020

Sometimes everything seems to go wrong. Does life really suck? Ajahn Brahm describes how things going wrong is simply the nature of living in the world. Once we understand and accept this, we can learn to develop a sense of inner calm that is not dependent on external factors.

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

Freedom Of Desire | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 27 November 2020

Freedom Of Desire | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 27 November 2020

November 30, 2020

Ajahn Brahm teaches us about the two types of freedom: freedom of desire and freedom from desire. Ajahn also shares some examples of how having less can bring us more happiness.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 27 November 2020

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 27 November 2020

November 30, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately half an hour. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 2 June 2006

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 2 June 2006

November 27, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately half an hour. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

The Process of Rebirth | Ajahn Brahmavamso

The Process of Rebirth | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 26, 2020

Ajahn Brahm gives an explanation of the process of rebirth.

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

Buddhism, Religion? | Ajahn Brahmavamso

Buddhism, Religion? | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 25, 2020

Ajahn Brahm responds with wisdom and humor to the question: Is Buddhism a religion?

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

Rituals - How and Why | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 20 March 2009

Rituals - How and Why | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 20 March 2009

November 21, 2020

Responding to a question about rituals in Buddhism, Ajahn Brahm gives a humour filled explanation of why and how.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 26 May 2006

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 26 May 2006

November 20, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately half an hour. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Hard Questions To A Soft Teacher (2/2) | Ajahn Brahmavamso & Venerable Canda | 27-06-2020

Hard Questions To A Soft Teacher (2/2) | Ajahn Brahmavamso & Venerable Canda | 27-06-2020

November 20, 2020

This is a very special Q&A session, given by Ajahn Brahm in support of Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project, headed by Venerable Canda in the UK (part 2 of 2).

To enable Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project to continue spreading the priceless Dhamma teachings and contribute towards the development of the first Theravada Bhikkhuni Monastery in the UK, where women can train towards full ordination, donations are extremely welcome and gratefully received (visit here). 

Visit Anukampa Bhikkhuni Project's YouTube Channel here.

View both parts on bswa.org here

Teaching retrieved from https://youtu.be/Wc0WJnX__ZM

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Dreams and other things | Ajahn Brahmavamso

Dreams and other things | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 19, 2020

Responding to an online question, Ajahn Brahm discusses the significance of dreams from a Buddhist perspective.

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

How to be a high flyer | Ajahn Brahmavamso

How to be a high flyer | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 18, 2020

Ajahn Brahm responds to questions about how to keep a level head and sense of contentment whilst being a busy high flyer.

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

The Four Jhanas | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 13 November 2020

The Four Jhanas | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 13 November 2020

November 16, 2020

Ajahn Brahm explains what happens when our mind becomes still in deep meditation (the Four Jhanas), for example what happens to our sense of body, perception of time, will (desire, determination or intention) and awareness.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 13 November 2020

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 13 November 2020

November 16, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately thirty minutes. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 12 May 2006

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 12 May 2006

November 13, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately thirty minutes. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Exams Kill by Degrees | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 30 May 2020

Exams Kill by Degrees | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 30 May 2020

November 13, 2020

A Dhamma talk given Jhana Grove Retreat Centre, WA for the Buddhist Society of Victoria (BSV), by Ajahn Brahm on 30 May 2020. This talk is mainly aimed at youth going through exams e.g. year 11 and 12 exams. Please visit the BSV Podcast Channel and BSV YouTube Channel

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Teaching retrieved from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvA5mXEkxRQ (YouTube Channel: BSV Dhamma Talks)

Loving Life, Loving Kindness | Ajahn Brahmavamso

Loving Life, Loving Kindness | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 12, 2020

Ajahn Brahm gives an uplifting talk on developing a love of life through developing loving-kindness (metta).

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

Community and tragedy | Ajahn Brahmavamso

Community and tragedy | Ajahn Brahmavamso

November 11, 2020

Ajahn Brahm offers a fresh perspective and wise advice on how we can deal with tragedy.

Teachings are available for downloading from the BSWA website, the BSWA Youtube Channel, the BSWA Podcast, and Deeper Dhamma Podcast.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

Uncertainty | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 6 November 2020

Uncertainty | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 6 November 2020

November 9, 2020

Ajahn Brahm explains that the nature of our life is uncertain and teaches us how to accept this as part of our life.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 11 November 2020

Friday Night Guided Meditation | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 11 November 2020

November 9, 2020

Ajahn Brahm guides a meditation for approximately half an hour. 

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

The Ten Ox-Herder’s Pictures | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 6 February 2009

The Ten Ox-Herder’s Pictures | Ajahn Brahmavamso | 6 February 2009

November 7, 2020

Ajahn Brahm gives his own spin on the meaning of life as presented by the Ten Ox-herder's Pictures.

Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon.

To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, visit the BSWA teachings page: https://bswa.org/teachings/, choose the teaching you want and click on the audio to open it up on Podbean.

 

Play this podcast on Podbean App