Q & A – Introducing People to Buddhism
In this series of questions and answers, Ajahn Anan covers topics such as loving-kindness (metta) practice as it relates to insight, how to explain Buddhism to those unfamiliar with it, and objects that are suitable for contemplation in meditation.
Venerable Ajahn Anan Akincaño practiced under the meditation master, Venerable Ajahn Chah Bodhiñāna Thera, before establishing Wat Marp Jan in 1984. Today he is considered one of the most prominent teachers in the Thai Forest Tradition. In this most recent compilation, various disciples of Ajahn Anan translate his talks and discussions about meditation and Dhamma practice.
Renowned Thai Forest meditation master Ajahn Anan Akiñcano has a profound ability of teaching ultimate Truth on many levels, from the mundane to the super-mundane. These teachings are now accessible to the Western World through the gifted translations of Ajahn Anan’s longtime disciple, Ajahn Kalyano. This is the passing on of the Acariya Dhamma, the truth from our teachers.
THE DHAMMA OF VEN. AJAHN ANAN AKIÑCANO
Find more teachings from the Ajahn Chah lineage at forestsangha.org.