The International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB) has been publishing the journal Seeds of Peace for over 30 years and
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Literally the name ‘Vajradhara’ means ‘Bearer of the Diamond or Thunderbolt’. According to an ancient text, the Khasama-tantra,
The name Vajrasattva means ‘Diamond mind’. Indeed, he is like the vajra (diamond, thunderbolt)  itself, that symbolizes the qualities of enlightenment – the diamond’s purity, brilliance and indestructibility, and the thunderbolt’s energy and power.
Contextualizing INEB’s broad engagements this video poem highlights the contemporary divisions we face as a collective and must address moving forward.
This is an urgent appeal for humanitarian assistance by the Thailand-based International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB) and the US-based Clear View Project to support Buddhist monks and nuns in Myanmar!
Course 1: from the 11th to the 18th every month
Course 2: from the 20th to the 27th every month
3-day course: First weekend of the month from Friday to Sunday
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You can extend your support in terms of donation. Members will receive INEB’s magazine Seeds of Peace as a token of thanks and as a way to communicate with our network. You will also be invited to join INEB activities and programs.
Founded in 1968 by Ajahn Sulak Sivaraksa, SNF supports INEB and our sister organization across Thailand.
This collaborative event organized by different civil societies across Thailand, in particular, peacebuilding groups and religious leaders in support of the LGBTIQAN+ community.
Gandhi saw nonviolence as the instrument of the strong. This realization has come to me after many years of working with the most marginalized communities in India. It is for this reason we have developed the Four-Fold Approach to Peacebuilding.
It could be summed up that “Pracha” lived the life of a social revolutionary who never hesitated to devote his whole life to his dream causes.
Written by Settanant Thanakitkoses On April 9th, 2023, Netiwit Chotiphatphaisal, a Thai activist, currently known as themonastic name Phra Jaranasampanno,
Dr. Tashi Zangmo is a member of INEB’s Executive Committee and Director of the Bhutan Nun’s Foundation. Learn about her groundbreaking work supporting local communities through empowerment of ordained women in Bhutan.
INEB is a proud member of The Consortium, convened by Arigatou International, which brings together civil society and faith-based organizations, religious communities, multilateral organizations, academia, and individual experts to integrate values-based education and spirituality in early childhood for the protection of children from violence and the promotion of their holistic well-being.
INEB and Jungto Society joint DMZ Peace Declaration in Korea On this fine fall day, as we stand here surrounded
You can extend your support in terms of donation.
INEB encompasses a vast and diverse network of member organizations in 25 countries. However, the Secretariat functions as a small, not-for-profit organization based in Bangkok. INEB’s financial stability is supported through its collaborations with institutional and faith-based donors, in addition to relying on support from friends who share similar aspirations.
We welcome your support for INEB by making a donation to any project in any amount you chose. Your donation will strengthen INEB’s activities that help socially engaged Buddhists in several countries.
School for Well-being
Coming to Plum Village for a retreat is an opportunity to enjoy simple and peaceful living, and to learn how to cultivate the energy of mindfulness, so we can have more freedom, peace and happiness in our daily life. It is also a chance to nurture our inner growth as we take time to look deeply in order to transform both our individual difficulties and the difficulties in our society.
Popular intensive 10-day meditation retreats hosted in many countries around the world. 9 centers in Thailand. This pin is for the Kanchanburi Center about 2-3 hrs from Bangkok. Check website for details and other centers
Vipassana using techniques similar to those taught by Mahasi Sayadaw. Based on Four Foundations of Mindfulness described in the Maha Satipatthana Sutta. Concentrationis developed on the rise and fall of the abdomen, then awareness is directed to physical and mental sensations.
The temple has prepared accommodation. Vegetarian food, Mattresses and white clothes for Dharma practice without any charge. All for everyone who wants to come and join the Dharma practice. All temple expenses are received from donations (dana).
In 1975 Ajahn Chah established Wat Pah Nanachat (The International Forest Monastery) in order to give young men from foreign countries, who do not know Thai language and culture, the possibility of becoming a well trained Theravadin Buddhist forest monk. English serves as the primary language of communication and instruction here
For internationals students, you will be placed with our ‘Phra Ajahn – Buddhist Monk teachers’ to guide you in Thai, English, French and German through the traditional four foundations of mindfulness over 5-10 and 21 day courses.
Vipassana meditation course of 7, 15 and 26 days in Northern Thai Theravada style. Free of chrage
Our 10-day silent meditation retreats in the Buddhadasa tradition start at the 1st of each month. Registration has to be in person on the last day of the previous month. Advance booking is not possible. The retreats end on the 11th day of the month.
The Willpower Institute is offering a one-day English meditation course, Meditation for Self-Conquering (MSC), based on the teachings of Somdet Phra Nyanavajirodom Phra Ajarn Luang Phor Viriyang Sirintharo, the founder of the Willpower Institute Foundation. The course will be held on the second Saturday of each month, starting on Sat. 11 March 2023, from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Willpower Institute Foundation, 3rd Fl. CIDI World Building (Chanapatana), Wat Dhammamongkol, Sukhumvit 101, Bangkok.