Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda's Articles and Dhamma Talks

Introduction to Vipassana 
Questions and Answers about Vipassana 
Meditation Instructions 
Is Theravada Buddhism for Arahantship Only? 
A talk on Kamma, Rebirth, and Suffering 

(The following Dhamma Talks are in Adobe PDF format)
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Meditation Subjects to Rahula
Mindful Eating
Removal of Distracting Thoughts
Seven Spiritual Treasures
The Balance of Faculties
The Eight Fold Path
The First Stages of Purity
The Knower and The Known
The Object of Vipassana
The Wedding Talk
Three Stages of Development
Two Kinds of Concentration
Understanding of Yogis
Weaver's Daughter 

Dhammananda Newsletters:

Volume 18, No. 2.  1998.
Volume 19, No. 1.  1999.
Volume 19, No. 2.  1999.
Volume 20, Special Edition. 2000 (TBSA Twentieth Anniversary).
Volume 21, No. 1.  2001.
Volume 21, No. 2.  2001.
Volume 22, No. 1.  2002.
Volume 22, No. 2.  2002.
Volume 23, No. 1.  2003.
Volume 24. No. 1  2004. (Hard copy already published. Coming soon!)
Volume 25. No. 1  2005. (Hard copy already published. Coming soon!)
Volume 26. No. 1  2006. (Hard copy already published. Coming soon!)


Selected Articles from the published Dhammananda Newsletters:
( also see "An Overview of Articles" )


A Bigger Bone
A Personal Appreciation of and Felicitations for Sayadaw U Silananda
A Salute to TBSA Officers and Directors
Article about "Dana" (donation)

Beneficiaries of Aye-Thet Scholarship
Buddhism and Youth
Building Project

Contractor for TBSA Construction Project

Dhamma in a Foreign Land
Dhamma-talk (at a marriage ceremony)
Dhamma Vihara in Mexico

Happy 20th Anniversary TBSA


Kamma, Nyana, and Wiriya
Kamma, Nyana, and Wiriya (2)
King Bimbisara's Monastery Donation

Loan Approved for Dhammananda Expansion Project

Mangala Sutta
My Dear Students!

New Buddhist Center in Puerto Rico
Next year also I'd gladly go
News from Mexican Vihara (October 2002)


Reflections on a Suitable Place

Sayadaw U Sobhana Recevies Agga Maha Saddhammajotikadhaja Title
Shin-Pyu: Initiating into Buddhist Order as a Novice

Talking Photo
TBSA Leads the Youth
TBSA Twenty Years in Commentary
Test your knowledge
The Four Foundations of Mindfulness
The Fruits of Cetana
The Happiest Year Ever
The Making of the Mexican Vihara
The Nine Special Qualities of the Buddha
The Nine Special Qualities of the Sangha
The Opening of the Mexican Vihara
The Power of Truth
The Six Special Qualities of the Dhamma

Venerable Mingun Saydaw U Vicittasarabhivamsa
Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda Visits Jamaica
Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda's Canada Visit
Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda's 75th Birthday Ceremony Talk
Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda's Talk on Loving Kindness and Sharing of Merits
Venerable Sayadaw U Silananda's Talk on Kathina
Venerable Sayadaw U Jotalankara Shares Merit on his 60th Birthday

Walking Meditation
Whom do you associate with: good friends or bad friends?