Monthly Archives: October 2014

Sutta discussion this Friday

Below are two suttas we will be discussing this Friday:

SN36.31_Niramisa

SN51.15_Brahmana

The Niramisa sutta talks about the three types of joy, happiness and equanimity. The Brahmana sutta explains how one can use desire to end desire.

Lastly, we will also take a look at the question of whether one can read more

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Sutta discussion: The Six Sense Bases

This Friday, our sutta discussion will be on the six sense bases. Below are the suttas selected for discussion.

SN35.95_Malunkyaputta

SN35.32_Suitable for Uprooting

SN35.85_Empty is the World

See you then.

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Sutta Discussion: The Five Aggregates

This Friday, our sutta discussion will be on the 5 aggregates (khandas). Below are the suttas for discussion:

Nakulapitta

SN 22.95 A Lump of Foam

Impermanence Suffering Nonself

See you then.

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Sutta discussion: Kamma

This Friday, we will continue our discussion on kamma. The two additional suttas for discussion are:

Lonaphala Sutta – same action different result

Pacchabhumika Sutta – the ghee floats up

See you tomorrow.

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Dhamma Talk: Maintaining sanity in a fast-paced world

We are pleased to announce details for our next dhamma talk this month.

Date :      27 Oct 2014 (Monday)

Time:      8.30 to 10.00pm

Topic:      How To Maintain Sanity In A Fast Paced World

Speaker:   Bhante Pemarathana

pemarathana

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Sutta Discussion on Kamma

Last week, we had a sutta discussion on Dependent Origination. This Friday, our sutta discussion will be on the topic of Kamma.

Below are the suttas selected:

Culakammavibhanga Sutta

Kamma Old and New_SN35.146

Types of Kamma

See you this Friday.

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