Parittas

The Power of Pirith ThreadsA short part of a Dhamma sermon by our Most Ven. Kiribathgoda Gnanananda Thera on how human habitation began in Sri Lanka and about the great Power of Pirith thread. Chant
Snp 2.1 Ratana Sutta: Jewels DiscourseThis sutta was given by the Supreme Buddha when there was a great famine and infestation of dangerous non-human beings in Vesali. Still we chant this sutta for protection today. Chant
Snp 2.4 Maha Mangala Sutta: Discourse on BlessingsThe Supreme Buddha teaches a humble devata about ways that we can collect blessings into our lives. Chant
Snp 1.8 Karaniyametta SuttaThe Supreme Buddha teaches how to practice loving-kindness meditation. Chant
SN 10:12 Ālavaka Suttaṁ: Discourse to Ālavaka the DemonThe Supreme Buddha defeats the Demon Ālavaka with the power of his wisdom. Chant
Paticca Samuppada Samudayo and Nirodho, Arising and Cessation of CausalityThe Supreme Buddha teaches about the arising and cessation of this whole mass of suffering. Chant
Angulimala ParittaThis powerful Declaration of Truth was taught by our Supreme Buddha to Arahant Aṅgulimāla to bless a pregnant mother who was in extreme pain, unable to deliver her baby. Chant
SN 2:10 Suriya Paritta, Discourse Given to the Sun DeityThe Sun deity, who has gone for refuge to the Supreme Buddha, was saved from being swallowed by Rāhu the Asura, due to his unshakable confidence in the Supreme Buddha. Chant
SN 2:9 Canda Paritta, Discourse Given to the Moon DeityThe Moon deity, who has gone for refuge to the Supreme Buddha, was saved from being swallowed by Rāhu the Asura, due to his unshakable confidence in the Supreme Buddha. Chant