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Buddhist Meditation at Wat Mahathat

Buddhist Meditation at Wat Mahathat

Travel to the renowned Wat Mahathat Temple for an introduction to Thai Buddhist meditation practice. Learn the basics of Buddhist meditation and practice the local techniques at Wat Mahathat. Following the guidance of a local monk, gain a deeper knowledge of Thailand’s Buddhist traditions.

What you are gonna do

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    This afternoon meditation course at Wat Mahathat, one of Bangkok’s most important meditation centres and its first Buddhist university, is a chance for you to forge a closer connection with the Buddhist culture. Being greeted by one of the monks who will introduce the day’s activities and explain his own personal experience with meditation.
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    The course is based on the Buddha’s four foundations of mindfulness: mindfulness of body, feelings, mind and dhamma. After learning the basic principles of meditation, then take some time to practice alongside the locals.
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    Feel calm and centred, and with a great understanding of Buddhist meditation practices, bid farewell to the monks and return to the hotel.
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