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 Centara Grand at Central Plaza Latprao Bangkok, 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:

Tel. 662 (from outside Thailand)
or 0 2511-0439 (in Thailand)

email: dhamma.art@gmail.com


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August - December 2015 Courses

Please scroll down and follow the links for full details.

 

 

Date

Course

Summary

August 2015

Friday, July 31 and Saturday 1 August

  

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 8 and Sunday 9 August

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 20 August

10.00 - 12.00


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, August 22

10.00 am – 3.30pm

Metta 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

 

Saturday, August 22
2.30 - 4.30 pm

Book Launch


‘Squirrels and the art of tightrope walking’

Book Launch

2.30 - 4.30 pm
at the Coffee Break Café in Latprao Soi 15, Jatujak

 

September 2015

Friday, September 4 and Saturday 5

 

 

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,
September 8
and Sunday 9

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

Wednesday September 16
and Thursday 16

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

Sunday, September 20 to Saturday 26:

Deadline for applications September 1

Vipassana retreat in
Khao Lak

 


The September retreat is traditional Buddhist Vipassana meditation based on the Four Foundations of Mindfulness – as taught by Mahasri Sayadaw of Burma. The first full day is a rest, relax and get to know everybody day.

Link for full details

October 2015

Friday,
October 2 and Saturday 3

Vipassana 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

Friday,
October 9
and Saturday 10

Vipassana meditation: Stage 2

 

buddhacor

Vipassana Meditation in more depth for experienced meditators

Link for full details

Friday
October 16
and Saturday 17

Learn Reiki 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

November 2015

Saturday, November 7
and Sunday 8

Learn Reiki 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

Wednesday,
November 11 & 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

Thursday, November 19

Pendulum Power workshop 

 

 

‘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

Friday, November 20 and Saturday 21

Vipassana 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

December 2015

Friday December 4
and Saturday 5

Vipassana 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,
December 12 and Sunday 13

Learn Reiki 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

Sunday,
December 20
to Sunday 27:

 


Deadline for applications December 2

Integral Awareness Retreat

 

 

The December retreat is based on mindfulness.It is innovative in approach, respectful of tradition but not restrictively religious. The first full day is for rest, relaxing and exploring the area.

Link for full details

 

 

 

 


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



Integral Awareness Meditation courses:

Buddhist Vipassana Meditation Introductory courses:

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

Phone 02 511-0439

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


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