Watch the Teachings

Teachings by Ven. Gnanananda Thero

Learn from the founder of Mahamevnawa

Wrong View in Regard to Paritta Chanting | by Ven. Kiribathgoda Gnanananda Thero (2 min) The power in chanting Paritta lies in the true meaning and the belief that these are the Supreme Buddha's words being chanted. However, in this sermon... Watch
History of Sri Lanka | by Ven. Kiribathgoda Gnanananda Thero (6 min) In this sermon, we learn the great history of how Buddhism began. Watch
The Great Love of A Mother | by Ven. Kiribathgoda Gnanananda Thero (2 min) Did you know how deep the love of a mother and father is towards their children? In Supreme Buddha's words, that love is... Watch

Mirror of Dhamma

Dhamma School for kids.

This is what we should do during the pandemic | Mirror of Dhamma for Kids The pandemic is no reason to panic! The Supreme Buddha taught us what to do. Watch
This is Why Teachers Punish Us | Mirror of Dhamma for Kids Do you know why Teachers or Parents punish you? Watch

Buddhism for Lasting Happiness

Teachings for new Buddhists

A True Investment Part – 3 In the final part of the Nidhikhanda Sutta we learn about the value of parents and the great power of good deeds. Watch
Watch: A True Investment – Part 2 When investing in good actions, we need to know a little bit about how they work. In this episode, we learn about how our actions are our only true possession.… Watch
Watch: Light of Life When people do not know what dark and light is, they head to darkness and avoid the happiness of light. This wonderful teaching was delivered by the Buddha to a… Watch

Stress Management

Life is stressful! Learn how to overcome it.

How to Achieve Success | Stress Management | Episode 5 (1 min) How to deal with a stressful mind while aiming to achieve success? Watch
A Great Way to Live | Stress Management | Episode 4 (1 min) Have you ever wondered why we experience stress ? Watch

Poya Days

Learn about the events that happened in history on the full moon uposathas.

Vesak Message for 2565 Join us with your whole family for an online one-day retreat to commemorate the Three Great occasions of our Supreme Buddha's life. Watch
The Importance of Esala Poya Day This is the the day on which the Supreme Buddha proclaimed the Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta and the Wheel of Dhamma was set in motion Watch
Watch: Importance of Binara Poya The beginning of Bhikkhini Sangha took place on a Binara full moon poya day. In this sermon you will learn the eight conditions imposed by the Buddha to grant female… Watch

Short Sermons & Dhamma Videos

Take just a few minutes to learn the Dhamma

How should we celebrate Vesak like Buddha is alive? Lets celebrate the birth, enlightenment and passing away of our great teacher the Supreme Buddha! Watch
What is Vesak and how can we gain merits in a meaningful way? Let's celebrate this Vesak in the most meaningful way as possible. Watch
A Buddhist Girl Gets Fired from Work Let's see how a Buddhist girl reacts when she gets fired from work. Watch

What Happens after Death

Wise people are interested to know what happens after death.

What Happens After Death – Episode 8 (2 mins) What is the Noble Eightfold Path? Watch
What Happens After Death – Episode 7 (1 min) Do you know the reason for sufferings ? Watch
What Happens After Death – Episode 6 (2 mins) What is suffering ? Watch

Dhammapada Chanting in Pali & English

Dhammapada Verse 26 | Appamada Vagga (2 mins) What treasure do the wise protect ? Watch
Dhammapada Verse 25 | Appamada Vagga (1 min) The island called Nibbana, which no flood can overwhelm ! Watch
Dhammapada Verses 23 & 24 | Appamada Vagga (2 mins) The Wise person's glory grows and experience of freedom. Watch

Guided Meditation Videos

Learn and practice the meditations taught by the Supreme Buddha

Vesak Message for 2565 Join us with your whole family for an online one-day retreat to commemorate the Three Great occasions of our Supreme Buddha's life. Watch
The Importance of Esala Poya Day This is the the day on which the Supreme Buddha proclaimed the Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta and the Wheel of Dhamma was set in motion Watch
Watch: Importance of Binara Poya The beginning of Bhikkhini Sangha took place on a Binara full moon poya day. In this sermon you will learn the eight conditions imposed by the Buddha to grant female… Watch

Index

9 Buddha Qualities, abandon suffering, alms round, anger, animal world, anuttaropurisadammasarati quality, araham quality, Aṅgulimāla Arahant, bad association, bhagava quality, body meditation, buddhanussati meditation, Buddhist etiquette, chanting, compassion, confidence~saddhā, contentment, courage, craving, Culla Kammavibhanga Sutta, cutupapatanana, death, Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta, evil deeds, first noble truth, five precepts, Four Noble Truths, friendship, ghost world, giving~dāna, good actions, gratitude, greed, guided meditation, hatred, heaven, hell, iddhi, ignorance, impermanence~anicca, intoxicants, jataka, jealousy, karma, kavi, life of Buddha, lokavidu quality, losing loved ones, loss, loving-kindness~mettā, lying, Maha Satipatthana Sutta, Mangala Sutta, marks of a great man, meditation, merit~puññā, mindfulness~sati, mora paritta, nibbāna, Noble Eightfold Path, noble truth of suffering, non-attachment, ordination, origin of suffering, parents, paritta, patience, pilgrimage, practice, precepts, psychic powers, pujas, punishment, Pāli, rains retreat, rare human birth, Ratana Sutta, Ratthapala Sutta, relics, retreat, right speech, right view, Sakka God, sammasambuddho quality, samsara, Sangha, Second Noble Truth, sickness, similes, Sri Lanka, stress, Sāriputta Arahant, Taking advice, Therigatha, Third Noble Truth, uposatha, Venerable Maha Moggalana, Vesak, vijja, vijjacaranasampanno quality, virtue~sīla, wisdom, Work, worldly conditions, wrong view