In this case, I think of Ajahn Chah and Ajahn Sumedho because I associated with them, but I hope you have your own, because the world is a. Born in London in , Ajahn Sucitto entered monastic life in Thailand in He subsequently took bhikkhu ordination there in , but returned to Britain. We are pleased to announce that Ajahn Sucitto, the former abbot of the Cittaviveka (Chithurst) Buddhist Monastery in England, will be visiting.
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Dharma Seed – Ajahn Sucitto’s Dharma Talks
Being with Suctto Guided Meditation: Insight Meditation Society – Forest Refuge: His five former ascetic associates, having just made a pact to not acknowledge him, found themselves involuntarily rising up and offering him a seat and homage as soon as he, then newly-awakened, came into their presence.
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Walking without Headism 05 Dhamma: Letting Go of the Meditator Sucittp Meditation: Since I don’t prepare my talks ahead of time, I find myself listening to what I’m saying along with everyone else. Ajahn Sumedho had taken up residence in the Hampstead Buddhist Vihara inand readily accepted Sucitto as a disciple.
Standing meditation – Elements and Directions 03 Aspiration: He effortlessly carried a huge sense of presence, just by sitting still. Alignment to opening beyond self Puja: And when Dhamma is shared, the heart-mind can light up with a steady radiance — for good reason. Living with Ajahn Sumedho for over a decade gave me a precious view of how these forms of influence and power arise and with what care they need to be managed.
This Dhamma-Vinaya is the Refuge, the resource and the guide when the Teacher passes away; properly lived, it is capable of handling the world of success and failure, acclaim and disrepute.
Learn to sense into the intention of the citta here and now. Languages Italiano Edit links. The effect is palpable: Where Do I Find Meaning? Releasing the Qualities of the Boundless Heart through E Release Of The Mind Anapanasati: Suvitto then there’s the management.
However the teacher-disciple relationship was a vital part of that Way. We Are a Conversation Intro Sasanarakkha: Yes, success and accomplishment need to be managed; otherwise there is the grandiosity and inflation of unbridled charisma.
The habit of clinging stems from a search for safety and security, yet we cling to that which can never provide security. The Occasion for Refuge 17 Walking Instructions: Just having eighty people listening to me is enough to engage me, stimulate me, and create a nice flow of energy.
Cultivating Samadhi Guided Meditation: But this is what makes management a spiritual practice. In brief, I don’t think that it would be an over-estimation to say that at least nine monastic communities, and thousands of lay people’s practice, have been largely founded on Luang Por Sumedho’s teaching, example and sheer presence.
But this only sets us up for suffering.
All the more reason then, to internalize the ajajn that has been thus aroused. He sicitto continued to teach retreats in Britain and overseas ever since. Posted by Ajahn Sucitto at When my mind is happy, my body will be tranquil.
But still, minor inclinations, such as around choice of food can get translated into imperatives by devotees. Staying in Flow The Fourth Tetrad – Realization Anapanasati: Free from Obstruction, Free from Intrusion, Free from Include it All, Even S