Friday, April 22, 2011

Dhamma Sermons by Most Venerable Bodhi Thero (MP3 Download)

Venerable Bodhi Thero
Venerable Bodhi Thero widely known as Bhikkhu Bodhi  is an American Theravada Buddhist monk, ordained in Sri Lanka and currently teaching in the New York/New Jersey area. He was appointed the second president of the Buddhist Publication Society and has edited and authored several publications grounded in the Theravada Buddhist tradition.

Block was born in Brooklyn, NY in December  10 ,1944. In 1966, he obtained a B.A. in philosophy from Brooklyn College. In 1972, he obtained a Ph.D. in philosophy from Claremont Graduate School. 

In 1967, while still a graduate student, Bodhi was ordained as a novice monk in the Vietnamese Mahayana order. In 1972, after graduation, Ven. Bodhi travelled to Sri Lanka where, under Ven. Ananda Maitreya, he received novice ordination and, in 1973, he received full ordination in Theravada order.

In 1984, succeeding co-founder Ven. Nyanaponika Thera, Bodhi was appointed English-language editor of the Buddhist Publication Society  and, in 1988, became its president. In 2002, he retired from the society's editorship while still remaining its president.

In 2000, at the United Nations' first official Vesak celebration, Ven. Bodhi gave the keynote address. In 2002, after retiring as editor of BPS, Ven. Bodhi returned to the United States. He currently teaches at Bodhi Monastery  in Lafayette, New Jersey  and Chuang Yen Monastery in Carmel, New York and is the chairman of the Yin Shun Foundation.
(2011 , Bhikkhu Bodhi , Wikimedia Foundation, Inc)

Usual specifics:
Author: Venerable Bodhi Thero (Bhikkhu Bodhi )
Genre: Buddhist Dharma Sermons
Language: English/Pali
Credits:  Many thanks to Birken's Dhamma Talks website   for publishing these for the seekers of Dhamma.
Uploaded By: Tiraj Adikari
Copyright:   If applicable is held by Venerable Bodhi Thero.

Download/playback Information: 
  • To download individual files right click and select save as from the menu.
  • To download the whole list of files choose VBR ZIP from the left hand Play / Download options menu.
  • To listen online, select the file and click on play icon in the audio player located in the top right hand corner. 

Download Link : Click Here

No comments:

Post a Comment