FREE SINHALA DAMMA E BOOKS – pdf (බණ පොත්): Thero – Original site; Badulle Sooriyarathana Thero – Original site; Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Thero . , Sinhalese, Book edition: Budubava patana Baḷangoḍa Ānanda Maitreya mahanāhimi / Ittâpāna Dhammālaṅkāra himi = Biography of ven. Balangoda. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Thero (Sinhala: බලංගොඩ ආනන්ද මෛත්‍රෙය Ananda Maitreya Thero lived a modest life and did a great service for the Ananda Maitreya Thero wrote nearly fifty books on sutras (scripture).

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My third meeting with the Mahanayaka Thera took place only a month before his death. Mathises Appuhamy Maddumahamy and B. Thero also traveled to many countries in the world for the propagation of Buddhism.

The name was that of Ven. It will be a great Dhamma Dana. We booms in Balangoda in the middle of the afternoon and headed for the Sri Dhammananda Pirivena, where we were to meet Ven. My fears of bowing in the wrong way were also laid to rest. Sincerely, BT Tay It was altogether in character for him balangodaa to think he was too old to learn something new, and to achieve an effortless mastery over it in minimal time.

Ananda Maitreya Thero was famous for his achievements in Buddhist meditation. Most of his books are written in English and Sinhala languages. Mathises Appuhamy Maddumahamy and B. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


A primitive alms hall in the back could accommodate about ten monks, none very comfortably. Powered by WordPress and the Graphene Theme. He was highly respected by Sri Lankan Buddhists, who believe that he achieved a higher level of spiritual development through meditation. Please allow me to add a few things here. December 23, at 3: I served as Ven.

The Seduction of an Innocent I am a vegan, Buddhist, and an animal rights activist. Writers who have eulogized the Mahanayaka Thera gooks his death have often extolled his lofty titles, his numerous writings, and his extensive missionary work all over the world. Contents Dharma deshana 52 ven balangoda ananda maitreya thero Dharma deshana 48 ven balangoda ananda thdro thero Biography Degrees and titles Survey of writings References Dharma deshana 48 ven balangoda ananda maitreya thero.

His work and sacrifices with Anagarika Dharmapala was one of the steering forces of the upholding of Buddhism in Sri Lanka at one stage. On our arrival there we were told that the Venerable had been discharged that same morning and was now at his temple in Maharagama.

Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Thero

When we hear the name Ananda Maitreya two words delightedness Ananda and having loving kindness Maitreya come to our mind. At the age of 15 he had decided to enter the order of Buddhist monks and was ordained as a Samanera at the temple Sri Nandaramaya, Udumulla, Balangoda on 2 March August 23, — July 18, was a Sri Lankan.


Ananda Maitreya was also in the hospital, warded on account of a buildup of phlegm in the lungs that had developed during a trip to Taiwan and Thailand that he made in May. For two and a half years I lived with Ven. The image stems from a scene I witnessed one afternoon about 25 years ago.

Yet such honor and fame hardly touched him inwardly: Would I make some blunder that would immediately convince the Mahathera that I was unsuited for ordination as a monk?

Unusually for a Theravada teacherhe publicly studied some other traditionssuch as Mahayana Buddhismmantra and esoteric yoga. Piyadassi suggested to me that some day I should come to Sri Lanka, where he could arrange for me to stay at a Buddhist monastery. Ananda Maitreya Thero was the first Dharmarcharya teacher of Buddhism at Nalanda College Colombowhen it was first established in Embassy of Myanmar Sri Lanka.