Buddhadhamma by P.A. Payutto has been accepted among scholars as a work of international standards and is widely viewed as the most. Buddhadhamma has 19 ratings and 2 reviews. Phra Prayudh Payutto Buddhadhamma is a modern distillation of pivotal doctrines found in the Pali Buddhist. An introduction to Phra Payutto’s compendium of Buddhism – Buddhadhamma.

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Buddhadhamma: Natural Laws and Values for Life

Instead of dwelling on ritual, it explores the esoterics of traditional Payuttoo Buddhism. Most previous books on Buddhism tended to focus on principles and concepts.

Joseph Schneider rated it really liked it Sep 15, Discouraged by his health, Prayudh came back to Suphanburi after completing junior high school at Pathum Khongkha School in Bkddhadhamma in Want to Read saving…. Chatwiboon rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Inthe first edition of Buddhadhamma was published.

Buddhadhamma: Natural Laws and Values for Life by Phra Prayudh Payutto

Joseph Zizys added it Feb 11, After some heated debate, Maha Prayudh closed the meeting with a very diplomatic and objective summary of the various points made. While it has been the hope of young activists that Prayudh Payutto would one day assist as an advisor to their various visions of alternative development, this monk has engaged primarily in scholarly activities.

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He played an important role in modernizing Sangha’s education by relating knowledge in Buddhism to contemporary social issues. This volume–with a clear introduction that introduces the author and places him in the context of the history of the Thai Buddhist tradition–makes a significant contribution to the scant literature on Theravada Buddhism in English. He has employed his well-versed understanding of Pali Canon not only to uphold the Sangha institution in Thailand, but also to educate the general public of any misconceptions about Pali Canon.


Prayudh Payutto – Wikipedia

He authored Buddha Dhammarecognized as a masterpiece among Buddhist scholars. Return to Book Page. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Written by a Thai, Theravada monk who has been recognized for his scholarly achievements, Buddhadhamma is a modern distillation of pivotal doctrines found in the Pali Buddhist canon. He argued that the term Dhammakaya was not correctly interpreted, and pointed out that if the temple continued to uphold false interpretations, it could not do so buddhahdamma longer under the umbrella of Theravada Buddhism.


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Almost 20 works have been penned during his illness. Prayudh strongly believes in strict interpretation of Pali Canon, very much in line with the Theravada tradition.

While the others eventually disrobed, Prayudh stayed on. Impressed by the beauty of this systematic exposition of the Dhamma, Ravi invited Maha Prayudh to expand the book for further publication and offered to sponsor its publication.

One assistant-abbot of the temple, Luang phi Thanavuddho, wrote an essay in which he defended the temple’s views.

To study is to know the texts, To practice is to know your defilements, To attain the goal is to know and let go. He published a number of books and articles, and regularly attended academic seminars and conferences, surrounding himself with contemporary buddhadhxmma and intellectuals.


Many scholars of Buddhism in Thailand and beyond have said that if a person is not able to read the more than 40 volumes buddhadhammz the Pali Buddhist canon, then read this one book. He was keen to learn to use a computer when computer technology was first introduced to the country and this enabled him to write and edit his literary works more efficiently. Ooi Sheng marked it as to-read May 23, His ordination was not temporary, as it is for many Thai youth, instead he embarked on an ecclesiastical track of seeking education in the Thai temple system.

This expansion took over ten years and added some seven hundred pages to the original. Books by Phra Prayudh Payutto.

Georgi marked it as to-read Dec 13, His other well-known works include Thammanoon Cheewit Constitution of Living and Ammaritta Pojjana Words of Buddhhadhamma in Buddhismwhich have been reprinted several times.

The book describes the social and cultural milieu in India more than 2, years ago when Lord Buddha established Buddhism, as well as the repercussions and changes Buddhism had on Indian society and the course of civilisation.

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