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by Ricky
Thu Jun 23, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Documentary "My brother, buddhist monk"
Replies: 40
Views: 15804

Re: Documentary "My brother, buddhist monk"

Thanks for sharing this experience, your sister has done a great job in capturing this in such an honest and open way, I really enjoyed watching it and it has strengthed my resolve to ordain
Metta
Richard
by Ricky
Sat Jan 08, 2011 12:12 am
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Ordination in Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1358

Re: Ordination in Thailand

Thanks for your advice Appicchato, I will definitely follow up on that as I did enjoy my stay there.

Phra Greg, your Wat sounds interesting and seems to have received alot of good feedback. I will be in touch with you or Fred about a stay in the future

Thanks again for your replies
Richard
by Ricky
Fri Jan 07, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Ordination in Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1358

Re: Ordination in Thailand

Thanks for the link Pilgrim, I visited there four years ago and it is a beautiful monastery and the location is stunning. Aj Anan was very friendly and accessible but the problem then was a concern with visas and he wasn't in a position to ordain any foreigners as a result. It maybe that this has ch...
by Ricky
Fri Jan 07, 2011 2:14 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Ordination in Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1358

Ordination in Thailand

Hi everyone, I've been living and teaching in Bkk now for seven years and have come to the stage where I would like to develop my practice by going for it and ordaining as a monk. In my youthful 20's I was an anagarika in WPN and then in their English monasteries for a couple of years but didn't tak...