Buddhadhamma by P.A. Payutto has been accepted among scholars as a work of international standards and is widely viewed as the most. Buddhadhamma has 19 ratings and 2 reviews. Phra Prayudh Payutto Buddhadhamma is a modern distillation of pivotal doctrines found in the Pali Buddhist. An introduction to Phra Payutto’s compendium of Buddhism – Buddhadhamma.

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Impressed by the beauty of payutot systematic exposition of the Dhamma, Ravi invited Maha Prayudh to expand the book for further publication and offered to sponsor its publication.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. You Have 0 Item s In Cart. Ryan rated it really liked it May 11, One of the major contributions patutto this book is a detailed description of the Buddhist principles of causality, which will add to other works on this topic by modern Buddhist scholars.

He received honorary degrees from more than ten universities, both domestic and foreign.

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After some heated debate, Maha Prayudh closed the meeting with a very diplomatic and objective summary of the various points made. Many scholars of Buddhism in Thailand and beyond have said that if a person is budfhadhamma able to read the more than 40 volumes of the Pali Buddhist canon, then read this one book.

Return to Book Page. He played an important role in modernizing Sangha’s education by relating knowledge in Buddhism to contemporary social issues. Under his father’s encouragement, he moved to Wat Phra Piren in Bangkok and went on to achieve the highest-level ninth-level studies in the Pali language while still a samanerafor which he was granted a royal ordination ceremony into monkhood in The author has also offered Buddhist teachings to educate readers on how to react and behave in the face of the ever-changing and impermanent nature of all buddyadhamma.

Porntep marked it as to-read May 18, Payutto bufdhadhamma been ill as a result of his age-related ailments and has not given sermons in public or met his buddhadhqmma for four years now.


He compared discussing the nature of Nirvana with the well-known metaphor of blind people feeling an elephant and getting in a fight about what it is they are feeling.

Rachel marked it as to-read Oct 28, Webarchive template wayback links Articles containing Thai-language text. Nonetheless, Prayudh has put a lot of efforts on defending the integrity of Pali Canon throughout his life.

I highly recommend it to anyone who is willing to spend the time it takes to really absorb the ideas and principles. Nuno Castro rated it it was amazing Aug 02, Proper Action sammakammanta 5.

After graduation, he was appointed deputy secretary-general of the Buddhist University and made substantial contributions to it in terms of management and academic excellence.

Instead of dwelling on ritual, it explores the esoterics of traditional Thai Buddhism. Written by one of the most highly regarded monk-scholars in Southeast Asia, this book is a modern distillation of the pivotal doctrines found in paytuto Pali Buddhist canon.

However, the monk has taken advantage of the period of his illness and turned it into an opportunity to devote himself even more fully to producing his literary output. Payutto gave his blessings to the general public in a New Year’s address in and his words of wisdom then continue budrhadhamma be relevant today.

Prayudh reviewed the essence of the Pali Canon, cited Pali texts he believed were misinterpreted by the temple, and came up with counterarguments in the context of the Pali Canon. Payutto has dedicated his entire life to spreading Buddhist teachings through literary works, giving sermons and lectures at several universities at home and abroad.

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His ordination was not temporary, as it is for many Thai youth, instead he embarked on an ecclesiastical track of seeking education in the Thai temple system. Prayudh stresses the Buddhist approach of middle path as the inevitable way to achieve peace and sustainable development.

Payutto is the epitome of a person who has always trained himself using the Tri Sikkha principles. Written by a Thai, Theravada monk who has been recognized for his scholarly achievements, Buddhadhamma is a modern distillation of pivotal doctrines found in the Pali Buddhist canon.


In the s, Prayudh Payutto was emerging as a major figure in Thai Buddhist scholarship. Ooi Sheng marked it as to-read May 23, He argued that the term Dhammakaya was not correctly interpreted, and pointed out that if the temple continued to uphold false interpretations, it could not do so any longer under the umbrella of Theravada Buddhism. Being assured that he could continue his education without having to get involved physically, as is the budrhadhamma in school, he entered the monastery, with the family’s paytuto, to seek religious education, being ordained as a novice samanera at the age of Payutto, 74, always stresses that the aim of education in Buddhism is to achieve liberation from the binding and suffering of the cycle of life and death; in short, Nirvana.

Payutto is one of Thailand’s most highly respected burdhadhamma and a leading scholar of Thai Theravada Buddhism.

His profound knowledge of Buddhist scriptures is widely recognised and his moral conduct greatly admired. Prayudh has lectured and written extensively about a variety of topics related to Bufdhadhamma, including the position of women in Buddhism [1] and the relationship between Buddhism and the environment.

Inthe buddhavhamma edition of his condensation of Buddhist principles, entitled Buddhadhamma: No registered users and 5 guests. Linda marked it as to-read Mar 22, By education, he means an approach based on the Buddhist buddhadahmma of threefold training or “Tri Sikkha” – the focus on self-training through moral conduct and meditation practices to attain wisdom and understand the nature of all things, or dhamma.

Proper Thought sammasankappa 3. Mangesh Waje marked it as to-read May 03, Vicittalankara marked it as to-read Jun 23, During his childhood, Prayudh suffered a lot of illnesses, some of which involved him in surgeries and many have followed him until today. Monica rated it really liked it Dec 29,