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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But this only sets us up for suffering. After a few months of foundational work, he returned to Cittaviveka. Make your practice extensive, rather than intensive Introduction Introduction Introduction to Retreat: On October 26,he resigned the post, but intends to continue teaching as before.
Qigong Exercises 2 18 Appropriate Attention: When people are not on retreat and come for one session, it opens a different window.
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List of modern Eastern religions writers List of writers on Buddhism. Take away the track of ajaahn intentions — better, more efficient, goal orientation. When my body is tranquil, I shall feel pleasure.
Dynamics is almost Everything Ripening spiritual Authority: The qualities of goodwill, compassion, gladness and equanimity can be cultivated to generate a subtle form, a subtle state of consciousness.
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The Three Fields of Heart Guided meditation: When I feel pleasure, my mind will become concentrated. Retrieved 18 January Sharing Awareness Closing Session: Just as they did, all teachers and exemplars need to cultivate personal restraint, uscitto and awareness of influence.
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It was a natural result of his own mental depth and stillness. So we practice to purify intention and attention, widening the range of what our citta can bear with and accommodate.
Monday, 17 December The power: This is the way we build up a reference point to cultivate and clear the kamma of the person within the field of sangha. But this is what makes management a spiritual practice.
Posted by Ajahn Sucitto at We leave the richness and intelligence of embodiment for the shcitto world of programs and drives. Nourish and strengthen citta through qualities of goodwill, patience and acceptance facilitate disengagement.
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Just having eighty people listening to me is enough to engage me, stimulate me, and create a nice flow of energy. Sucitto trained under Ajahn Sumedho for much of the ensuing fourteen years. In terms of the daily life of the community, Luang Por never concerned himself with the details of work, but focused on the meditations, the pujas and the protocols.
This was an auspicious encounter, as it prepared the ground for Sucitto to visit Ajahn Sumedho in Hampstead ajahnn he visited England in He is currently based there, but travels on teaching engagements and has undertaken the Kailas pilgrimage Grim and very sad — suciitto not unusual.
Alignment to opening beyond self Puja: Awakening to Reality Morning Instructions: Before entering monastic life, Ajahn Sucitto graduated from the University of Warwick with a degree in English and American Literature in Our conditioning and underlying programs have us aiming at unattainable benchmarks. When … a noble disciple listens to the Dhamma with eager ears, attending to it as a matter of vital concern, directing his whole mind to it, on that occasion the five hindrances are not present Learn to sense into the intention of the citta here and now.
Accordingly, Sucitto was part of the small monastic group led by Ajahn Sumedho that moved there in June to establish Cittaviveka, Chithurst Buddhist Monastery. Ajahn Sumedho had taken up residence in the Hampstead Buddhist Vihara inand readily accepted Sucitto as a disciple.