That Moment ยามน้ัน

If you’re in Thailand during the Thai New Year (Songkran), you will certainly see huge crowds of Thais of all ages everywhere you go. Like in other parts of the world, this is the time […]

THE LAST JOURNEY ไปให้สุดทาง

Over the last few months, I felt easily irritable. I talked to them in harsh tone if I was unhappy with something. My family told me that I was not nice to waiters lately even […]

The King who was Saved by His Own Virtues – A Story from the Buddha’s Era สังวรชาดก

In the ancient kingdom of Varanasi, the king had 100 sons and told his counsellors that they could select any one of them to succeed him when he passed away. When the king died, his […]

Euthanasia: When Death Becomes the Answer เมื่อหมอกลายเป็นเพชฌฆาต

If you would like to know what to expect once euthanasia becomes legal in your country, take a look at the Netherlands, the pioneer in euthanasia (also known as mercy killing) and the first country […]

Inner Peace in the Mall? โปรดพิจารณา

Shall we meet at the same restaurant at the event? I’d also like to buy an evening dress, two bottles of perfume, and see a new movie,” a friend said to me. Can you guess […]

The Power of Chanting อาจารย์อัจฉราวดี วงศ์สกล Vipassana Meditation Master Acharavadee Wongsakon พลังจาก การสวดมนต์

An insensitive, inconsiderate, and violence-prone mind is not found in a good person. If you find yourself feeling too lazy to meditate, what to do? Chanting a prayer is a good start. In Buddhist prayers, […]

The Truth about Suffering เหน็ ทกุ ข์ จงึ เหน็ ธรรม

เรอ่ื ง ธนชั พงศ์ เมธปี ยิ ะวฒั น์ Once I made a business trip in a town nearby the sea in southern Thailand and was accompanied by my wife and little son. As we were […]

Luangpu Tha Jarudhamma: The Monk of Mettle หลวงปู่ทา จารุธมฺโม พระอริยเจ้าผู้มีธรรม อันงามพร้อม

As a predominantly Buddhist country with more than 93% of its population Buddhists, it is no surprise the country has many highly revered monks who are considered to be spiritual masters and a living images […]