Ajahn Brahm gives a talk on the development and benefits of developing mindfulness of the present moment.Talk taken from a retreat given in Perth, October 2014.
Ajahn Brahm discusses the 29th sutta of the Digha Nikaya – the Pasadika Sutta – the Delectable Discourse.
What is peace? How is it caused? And what are the obstacles to peace in our modern world? Ajahn Brahm talks all about peace.
Ajahn Brahm gives a talk on the practice and benefits of Mindfulness of Breathing (Anapanasati).
This talk begins with a guided meditation. At 27.50 the dharma talk on the topic of the meaning and power of generosity (dana) in life.
Ajahn Brahm gives a teaching on Right View as taught by the Buddha – how to bring our perceptions in line with reality and the resultant peace and wisdom that can be developed in the mind.
Sometimes when things are going wrong in life, we end up asking “Why me?” Ajahn Brahm looks into the origins of this attitude to tragedies (big and small), and how to develop a more realistic and resilient attitude to life.
A talk on how to deal with discrimination, but also how we stigmatize parts of our lives.
Ajahn Brahm talks about the beauty of dying well, and how this can be most effectively achieved by living well.
In response to a request Ajahn Brahm gives a talk on the value of skillful speech and how to develop it.