Nothing is more amazing than the mind — it is extraordinary what a well-trained mind can do. By nature, Mae Chee Kaew’s mind tended to be bold and dynamic. Prophetic dreams and psychic visions occurred effortlessly in her meditation. Her psychic tendencies were both a liability and a source of strength.
The aim of this book is to provide a clear instruction in and reflection on Buddhist meditation as taught by Ajahn Sumedho, a bhikkhu (monk) of the Theravadin tradition. The following chapters are edited from longer talks Ajahn Sumedho has given to meditators as a practical approach to the wisdom of Buddhism. This wisdom is otherwise known as Dhamma, or ‘the way things are.'
To commemorate the life and spiritual teachings of Buddhadasa Bhikkhu.
Buddhadasa Bhikku (1906-1993) is one of the most important Buddhist teachers of the twentieth century.
As the meditation master of Suan Mokkh Meditation Center in Chaiya, southern Thailand, he propagated
Buddhist philosophy and meditation practice among tens of thousands of visitors from North
America, Europe and Aus