Tag Archives: Nibbana

Is Nibbana Guaranteed? | by Ajahn Brahm

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, a working product or our money back. But embedded in this attitude is the idea that we acquire things – while 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…

Is Nibbana Guaranteed? | by Ajahn Brahm


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…

Laughing all the way to Nibbana | by Ajahn Brahm

Is religion just for wowsers who are putting off their happiness until the next life? Is there room for laughter in religion? What is happiness anyway? Ajahn Brahm offers a fresh perspective on the role of happiness in the religious life, and the choice between different types of happiness that we make – and having a good time along the way.