Update on May 27, 2019 Type Dictionaries come in various sizes and flavors. They include the following: Hardcover or Softcover Pocket sized or Desk top Abridged or Unabridged Student Edition or Learners’ Dictionary (Basic and Advanced) Technical Dictionary (e.g. Dictionary of Music) Thesaurus (in Dictionary form) On-line search […]
Updated on May 26, 2019 SPZP-2007 was hosted by the alumni in Singapore in April, 2007. It was the Fourth RIT Grand Reunion and Saya Pu Zaw Pwe. The previous three were SPZP-2000 (San Francisco, October 2000) SPZP-2002 (Singapore, December 2002) SPZP-2004 (Yangon, December 2004) Yangon was designated […]
Updated on May 26, 2019 Sayadaw U Silananda taught “Fundamentals of Buddhism” course. The course was made available in MP3/CD (which was distributed at the ceremony for the opening of “U Silananda Hall” at Dhammananda Vihara, Half Moon Bay.
Updated on May 26, 2019 Metta is a Pali word, which is rendered as “Loving Kindness” or “Unbounded Love”. There are two major ways to practice Loving Kindness Meditation : one described in the Metta Sutta and the other known as 528-ways to send Metta. CD The CD […]
Updated on May 26, 2019 Zero Sum Games In a two person zero sum game, there is usually a winner and a loser. In multiple person zero sum game, there is usually some winners and some losers. Overtime and Tie-breakers One or more overtime periods may be necessary […]
SWEL DAW YEIK SAR SAUNG (for SPZP-2010, Singapore) Saya U Moe Aung (Tekkatho Moe War) & team published the commemorative issue. They printed my article “A Short and Sad Clip: EE Sayas” (renamed by Saya). Thanks. The article will be re-posted separately.
Updated on May 25, 2019 The Four Foundations of Mindfulness a Summary Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda (Dhamma dana)
Updated on May 25, 2019 U Kyaw Zin (EP69) was my classmate at RIT. Daw Khin Myint Oo is a dhamma friend. After retirement, they spend time in Yangon and Sydney. Ma Swe Swe Kyaw Zin and her spouse are entrepreneurs. They have their business in Yangon, Ma […]
Updated on May 25, 2019 In 2002, “The Biography and the First Sermon” was published to celebrate the Sein YaDu (Diamond, 75th Anniversary) of Sayadaw U Silananda. Several decades ago, Sayadaw U Silananda wrote “Taya Oo” (Buddha’s First Sermon). The book was reprinted for the Shwe YaDu.
Updated on May 25, 2019 There have been many micro-gatherings, mini-gatherings, gatherings, mega-gatherings including seven World Wide SPZPs (SPZP-2000, SPZP-2002, SPZP-2004, SPZP-2007, SPZP-2010, SPZP-2012, SPZP-2016). The following is a glimpse of some gatherings. Welcoming Sayas The San Francisco Bay Area Alumni had welcomed several sayas. They include U […]