Buddhism has a fine tradition in the
The Thai forest tradition has a noble history and an influential exponent of this branch of Buddhism was practised by the Venerable Ajarn Chah and one of his pupils Luang Por (Abbott) Ajahn Sumedho who is due to retire shortly from Amaravati Buddhist Monastery just outside Hemel Hempstead.
In this interesting BBC documentary the film explores the visit of Ajahn Chah and his work to set up his first temple in Chithurst. It also explores the main tenets of Buddhism.
Awareness of the changingness of feelings,
of attitudes, of moods, of material change
and emotional change:
Stay with that, because it's a refuge that is
indestructible. Ajahn Sumedho