House of Dhamma

2015


The House of Dhamma is a meditation centre in Jatujak district in northern Bangkok.

The shrine room is a sacred space where groups have been meditating together for over thirty years. There is also a Buddhist library and a meeting space.

Here you can find individual or small group instruction in Integral Awareness Meditation, Buddhist Insight Meditation (Vipassana), Loving Kindness Meditation (Metta) and Reiki Healing amongst others.

Instruction is usually in English.

Open Wednesday to Sunday from 10.00 - 17.00 for scheduled courses and by appointment.

 

 

The House of Dhamma wishes to thank Khun Pongpun Saovaphudhasuve, Former Vice President of the young Buddhists Association of Thailand for his generosity in setting up the House of Dhamma domain name and website: www.houseofdhamma.com


Address:

26/9 Latprao Lane 15, Jatujak,
Bangkok 10900, Thailand
One kilometre from the Sofitel Centara Grand Hotel, Latprao, about ten minutes by taxi from Morchit Skytrain BTS station and about ten minutes walk from Latprao MRT station - exit 3.
(Click on directions link above)


Contact numbers:

Fax. 662 (from outside Thailand)
or 0 2512-6083 (in Thailand)
Tel. 662 (from outside Thailand)
or 0 2511-0439 (in Thailand)
email: dhamma.art@gmail.com


Recommended websites

 

January - April 2015 Courses

Please scroll down and follow the links for full details.

 

 

Date

Course

Summary

January 2015

Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 requested

 

 

and

Saturday 10 and Sunday 11

 

Learn
Reiki Healing One

 

Reiki is a Japanese word which means Universal Life Force, the energy around us and within us. Reiki is a way of activating, directing and applying natural energy for the promotion of health, healing, balance and wholeness.

Link for full details

Thursday 15 and Friday 16 requested

 

and

 

Friday 30 and Saturday 31

Buddhist Vipassana
meditation Introductory
course

 

In this introductory course, you will be given a theoretical background to Samatha (Concentration) meditation and shown how it differs from Vipassana (Insight) meditation.

You will gradually be guided through exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati", including standing, walking, sitting and lying down.

Link for full details

Saturday 17
and Sunday 18

 

Integral Awareness Meditation

 

 

Discover the potential lying unperceived within any present moment. Play your way to clarity of mind and release from anxiety.

Come to know - and let go of - the processes of mind that block your inner freedom.

Revisit the presence and openness of the beginner's mind and reconnect with timeless wisdom within.

Link for full details

Thursday 22

 

 

Discovering your healing crystals workshop

 


 

This workshop helps you intuitively recognise your soul crystal, the crystal for your body, the crystal for your intellect and the crystal for your spirit.

Link for full details

February 2015

Wednesday
evenings 4 and 11 from 6.30 – 8-30 pm.

 


Bi-weekly Discussion Group


 

 

 

 

sitmed

 

Free form but respectful discussions conducted in English for those who have some meditation or healing experience, preferably, but not exclusively, in a Buddhist context.

Link for full details

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8

Learn
Reiki Healing One

 

 

Reiki is a Japanese word which means Universal Life Force, the energy around us and within us. Reiki is a way of activating, directing and applying natural energy for the promotion of health, healing, balance and wholeness.

Link for full details

Sunday 15

Buddhist Vipassana Follow-up Day

 

sitting meditationThese one-day sessions are highly recommended for those who have completed the House of Dhamma Introductory course or who have already practised in the Mahasri Sayadaw (or Section 5 Wat Mahadhatu) tradition and who wish to brush up their practice or to refine it.


You will practise follow-up walking and sitting exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati". There is plenty of opportunity to check your progress and ask questions in the morning and intensive practice in the afternoon

Link for full details

Thursday 19

10.00 - 12.00

Pendulum Power workshop

 

pedulumpic

 

 

‘In the hands of a trained operator, the pendulum reads exact energy patterns which, in the final analysis, are the only truth we know.’

Link for full details

Saturday 21

 


Metta (Loving Kindness)
Meditation

 

 



These one-day sessions are held for those who have completed at least the Buddhist Vipassana Introductory course and done some individual practice in addition to that:

There is a theoretical introduction to the four Brahma Viharas:
Metta ; Karuna (Compassion);Mudita (Sympathetic joy; and Upekha (equanimity). This is followed by a look at how these qualities can be developed and what the benefits of doing so are. You are also shown how to calm and clear the mind and to radiate loving kindness to all beings.

Link for full details

Friday 27 and Saturday 28

Buddhist Vipassana meditation Introductory course


In this introductory course, you will be given a theoretical background to Samatha (Concentration) meditation and shown how it differs from Vipassana (Insight) meditation.

You will gradually be guided through exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati", including standing, walking, sitting and lying down.

Link for full details

March 2015

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8   

 

Learn
Reiki Healing Two

 


Reiki is a Japanese word which means Universal Life Force, the energy around us and within us. Reiki is a way of activating, directing and applying natural energy for the promotion of health, healing, balance and wholeness.

Link for full details

Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12

 

Integral Awareness Meditation

 

 

Discover the potential lying unperceived within any present moment. Play your way to clarity of mind and release from anxiety.

Come to know - and let go of - the processes of mind that block your inner freedom.

Revisit the presence and openness of the beginner's mind and reconnect with timeless wisdom within.

Link for full details

Wednesday evenings
18 and 25 from 6.30 – 8-30 pm.

Cancelled

Bi-weekly Discussion Group

 

 

Free form but respectful discussions conducted in English for those who have some meditation or healing experience, preferably, but not exclusively, in a Buddhist context.

Link for full details

Thursday 19

Discovering your healing crystals workshop

 

This workshop helps you intuitively recognise your soul crystal, the crystal for your body, the crystal for your intellect and the crystal for your spirit.

Link for full details

Saturday 28 and Sunday 29

Learn Reiki Healing One

 

Reiki is a Japanese word which means Universal Life Force, the energy around us and within us. Reiki is a way of activating, directing and applying natural energy for the promotion of health, healing, balance and wholeness.

Link for full details

 

April 2015

Friday 3 and Saturday 4

  

Buddhist Vipassana meditation Introductory course

 

In this introductory course, you will be given a theoretical background to Samatha (Concentration) meditation and shown how it differs from Vipassana (Insight) meditation.

You will gradually be guided through exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati", including standing, walking, sitting and lying down.

Link for full details

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12

Learn Reiki Healing One

 

Reiki is a Japanese word which means Universal Life Force, the energy around us and within us. Reiki is a way of activating, directing and applying natural energy for the promotion of health, healing, balance and wholeness.

Link for full details


Sunday 19


Buddhist Vipassana
Follow-up day


sitting meditationThese one-day sessions are highly recommended for those who have completed the House of Dhamma Introductory course or who have already practised in the Mahasri Sayadaw (or Section 5 Wat Mahadhatu) tradition and who wish to brush up their practice or to refine it.


You will practise follow-up walking and sitting exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati". There is plenty of opportunity to check your progress and ask questions in the morning and intensive practice in the afternoon

Link for full details

Thursday 23

10.00 - 12.00

Pendulum Power


pedulumpic

 

‘In the hands of a trained operator, the pendulum reads exact energy patterns which, in the final analysis, are the only truth we know.’

Link for full details

 

 

 


You can get full details for each of the courses by clicking on the links below each section.

 

NEW! Bi-monthly Discussion Groups

Integral Awareness Meditation courses:

Buddhist Vipassana Meditation Introductory courses:

Buddhist Vipassana Meditation follow-up days: see Vipassana Introductory section:

Metta (Loving Kindness) Meditation
courses:

Reiki healing Courses Usui Shiki Ryoho: Reiki Healing One: Usui Shiki Ryoho: Reiki Healing Two: Usui Shiki Ryoho: Advanced Reiki Training ART: Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Reiki Mastership:

Pendulum Power workshop:

Discover Your Healing Crystals workshop:

 

 

Please apply at least seven days in advance for any course by answering the questions below
and sending those answers by email to dhamma.art@gmail.com giving an email address
for follow-up and confirmation.

Application questions click here

The best way to contact the House of Dhamma is by email at dhamma.art@gmail.com
email is checked twice a day.

There is a phone number 02-511-0439 but often nobody is near the phone
when it rings. No mobile phone.


Please make an appointment before visiting.
If you just drop by, there may not be anyone here to talk with you.

 


Advance booking and a deposit are required.

Accommodation is not available at the House of Dhamma but there are guest houses and reasonably priced hotels within easy travelling distance. An up-to-date list of these is available on request.

For more information and to apply, email: dhamma.art@gmail.com

Fax: (from outside Thailand) 66 2512-6083

or 0 2512-6083 (within Thailand)

Phone 02 511-0439

Sessions are conducted in English
with translation into Thai as necessary.


Click here for contact information