Sat, 27 Apr 2019 01:00
In contemplative meditation
South Korea's Museum San introduces mindful relaxation with the opening of a new hall designed by Tadao Ando
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
Meditation is the gateway to perfect subjectivity
Re: “Let’s discuss the realism of subjective reality”, Letters, March 16-17.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 01:00
Respected lama from Tibet to give a talk in Bangkok
Kilung Rinpoche, a very highly regarded Nyingma lama from Tibet, is firmly rooted in the tradition of the fifth reincarnation of Ngotsar Gyatso, an enlightened yogi of the 18th century, is back in town this month, giving a talk at the Bangkok Shambhala Meditation Centre on February 22 from 7 to 9pm.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
A summit looks ahead to world wellness trends – some of them might surprise you
The “dying well” movement, wellness remaking the fashion industry, meditation and “Medi-Scent” will all play a more dramatic role in this year’s wellness trends, according to experts attending the recent Global Wellness Summit (GWS) in New York.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:25
Twitter CEO defends controversial Myanmar tweets
Yangon - Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Wednesday defended a series of tweets about his recent meditation retreat in Myanmar that was pilloried on his own platform for failing to mention the persecution of Rohingya Muslims.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Chinese petition over lost funds for ‘meditation centre’
A GROUP of some 30 Chinese yesterday petitioned the Attorney General to take legal action against a fellow Chinese who allegedly lured them into donating 40 million yuan (Bt190 million) to construct a meditation centre in Samut Prakan province.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 12:01
Top monk wants strict oversight of land given for monastic activities
More than 100 temples, monasteries or Dhamma/meditation centres have used land plots belonging to the Agricultural Land Reform Office (ARLO) nationwide for monastic purposes.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:12
Thailand’s monks university to offer master’s doctorate degree in meditation
The Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University will offer a master’s degree and doctorate programme in consciousness and meditation studies, a senior monk from the university said on Monday.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 16:16
Buddhist monk held over sexual abuse at Indian meditation school
Indian police have arrested a senior Buddhist monk accused of sexually abusing 15 boys at a meditation centre he ran in a holy city, officials said Saturday.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:42
Kruba Boonchum granted audience with Supreme Patriarch
The Supreme Patriach on Tuesday granted an audience to Kruba Boonchum, a famous forest meditation monk, who lives in Myanmar at Wat Ratchabophit Temple in Bangkok.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 01:00
A little Shambhala for Songkran?
The Bangkok Shambhala Meditation Centre, part of an international network where the Shamatha Viphashana mindfulness technique is taught, will host a series of training sessions during the Songkran festival.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 01:00
Winner Nitchaon thanks Buddhism for her new-found mental toughness
The newly crowned Bitburder Badminton Open champion Nitchaon Jindapol cited Buddhist meditation as the secret of her success after she won the title in Saarbrucken, Germany for the second time on Sunday.
Sun, 22 Oct 2017 01:00
After yoga, meditation breaks into the mainstream
It is 5pm, otherwise known as rush hour in Manhattan. Julia Lyons, 31, finishes work and heads straight for her daily dose of peace and quiet – half an hour at meditation studio “Mndfl”.
Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:30
Meditation to everyday life
The Bangkok Shambhala Centre leads a talk and discussion on how mindfulness, awareness, and contemplation can help us to learn to live life to the fullest in “Carpe Diem: Contemplation & Meditation” taking place this Saturday (September 16) from 2.30pm to 4pm.
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:10
Mind over body
Encouraging travellers to take a break from city life, master practitioner Toby Maguire will conduct a series of exclusive meditation sessions at Six Senses Spa Marbella, Spain from October 1 to 21.