Ajahn Jamnian (Ajahn Jumnien) Buddhist Retreat Information
About the Retreats
Welcome to the Official Website for Ajahn Jamnian Buddhist teachings and events for the United States.
Ajahn Jamnian (also spelled Ajahn Jumnien, Ajahn Jumnian, or Ajahn Jumean) is a Theravada Thai Buddhist monk and Dhamma teacher in the Thai Forest Tradition. Ajahn Jamnian teaches in a unique style teaching drawing directly from the Suttas (the teachings of the Buddha) and giving practical examples from his personal experience. He teaches with a spirit of joy, laughter, and lightness of heart by a Buddhist meditation master.
Luang Por Jamnian, also known as Ajahn Jumnien or Ajahn Jumnean, is a Theravadan Buddhist Dharma Master. Luang Por Jamnian offers practical Buddhist teachings through his joyful presence, dialog, and stories with opportunities for meditation and reflection.
Dhamma Talks and Teachings
Our website has both audio recordings, books, and charts to help you with your Dhamma practice. This includes Dhamma Talks by Luang por Jamnean (Ajahn Jamnian) as well as a Four Foundations of Mindfulness eBook (Maha Satipatthana Sutta). All teaching materials, recordings, and eBooks are available free of charge.
NEW: Under the Bodhi Tree by Ajahn Jamnian (both Thai and English eBook versions available).
Dates and Locations
Seven Day Retreat in Sydney Australia July 4-11, 2016
Luang Por Jamnian will be holding a week long retreat in Sydney Australia with English language translation. This is being sponsored by our sister organization in Australia. If you are interested in this retreat please go to the Metta Centre Website for more information and to sign up.
Luang Por Jamnian will Not Be Traveling to the U.S. in 2016
Luang Por Jamnian will not be coming to the U.S. in 2016. If you are interesting in Luang Por Jamnian’s teaching, please check out the the resources on this website including audio recordings, video, and books. These materials are available all without charge.
2016 Book Fund Raising Drive – Thank You for Your Generous Donations!
The students of Luang Por Jamnian have recently published a book titled “Illuminated by Love.” A PDF copy of the book can be found on our website in both English and Thai on our written teachings page. 10,000 copies of the book have been printed with over 2000 of the books distributed on Luang Por Jamnian’s 80th birthday.
Mahasati has spent over $5000 on the printing costs. We needed to raise an additional $2000 to cover the remaining printing and shipping expenses. We are happy to announce that we exceeded our fund raising goal. A warm and grateful thanks to all of you who have generously donated during our May fund raising drive.
If you are interested in making donations to future educational projects or retreats, please click on the donation button below. Mahasati Retreat Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit. Your generous donations are tax deductible.
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Ajahn Jamnian Retreat
c/o Had Walmer, Registrar
4136 Old Gate Road
Lake Osewgo OR 97034
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