Mon, Apr 18 | Wat Tung Yu

Basic Meditation Practitioner Course (30-hours)

Basic Meditation Practitioner Course (30-hours)

Time & Location

Apr 18, 2022, 9:00 AM GMT+7 – Apr 22, 2022, 3:00 PM GMT+7
Wat Tung Yu, Rachadamnoen Rd, Tambon Si Phum, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand

About the Event

Basic Meditation Practitioner Course (30-hours)

This course focuses on guiding students in developing a solid foundation in the teachings and practices of Gotama Buddha.

Students will learn how to establish a “life practice” based on independent observation of Gotama Buddha’s teachings. Students will be guided in how to acquire wisdom through learning and practicing the teachings to liberate the mind on The Path to attaining Enlightenment.

At the conclusion of this course, students will have a theoretical foundation to start integrating and applying these teachings in daily life to include a consistent meditation practice to eliminate discontent feelings from the mind such as sadness, anger, frustration, irritation, boredom, loneliness, guilt, fears, shyness, etc.


  • Life Story of Gotama Buddha
  • Enlightenment What is “Enlightenment”
  • The Four Noble Truths: Establishing Right View
  • The Eight Fold Path: The Path for All Humans to Enlightenment
  • The Five Precepts: A Householders Guide to Daily Practice, What is Kamma and How Does It Affect Me?, & What is Merit?
  • Transforming the The Three Poisons: Craving, Anger, and Ignorance


  • Meditation Instruction: Breathing Mindfulness Meditation and Loving-kindness Meditation
  • Meditation Positions: Seated, Lying, Standing, and Walking Position
  • Buddhist Chanting in Pali

Class Schedule & Location

Classes will be held at Wat Tung Yu (Thai Buddhist Temple) in Chiang Mai, Thailand from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Wat Tung Yu

Rachadamnoen Rd

Tambon Si Phum

Chiang Mai, Thailand 50200

Dates Available

18-22 April 2022

Learning Resources

This course is based on the book "Developing a Life Practice: The Path That Leads to Enlightenment" (Volume 1). You may prefer to read this book prior to the course.

Ongoing Support

Ongoing support for students will be provided through an online community.


This course is offered at no cost. Donations will be accepted to contribute to the expense of hosting the course. All are welcome and no one is turned away for lack of funds.


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