House of Dhamma

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The House of Dhamma is a meditation centre in Jatujak district in northern Bangkok.

The shrine room is a sacred space where groups have been meditating together for over thirty years. There is also a Buddhist library and a meeting space.

Here you can find individual or small group instruction in Buddhist Insight Meditation (Vipassana), Loving Kindness Meditation (Metta) and Reiki Healing amongst others.

Instruction is usually in English.

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 - 17.00 for scheduled courses and by appointment.



The House of Dhamma wishes to thank Khun Pongpun Saovaphudhasuve, Former Vice President of the young Buddhists Association of Thailand for his generosity in setting up the House of Dhamma domain name and website:


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26/9 Latprao Lane 15, Jatujak,
Bangkok 10900, Thailand
One kilometre from the Sofitel Centara Grand Hotel, Latprao, about ten minutes by taxi from Morchit Skytrain BTS station and about ten minutes walk from Latprao MRT station - exit 3.
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Address in Thai

26/9 ลาดพร้าว ซอย 15
ต. จอมพล อ.จตุจักร
กรุงเทพฯ 10900
อยู่ห่างจากห้างเซ็นทรัลลาดพร้าวเพียง 1 กิโลเมตร
หรือนั่งแท๊กซี่ประมาณ 10 นาทีจาก BTS หมอชิด
หรือเดินจาก MRT (ทางออก 3) ลาดพร้าวประมาณ 10 นาที

Contact numbers:

Tel. 662 (from outside Thailand)
or 02-511-0439 (in Thailand)

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January to April 2018

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Schedd courses

Scheduled courses

Insight Meditation (Vipassana)
One-day Taster Course

from 10 am to 4.30 pm



In an integrated way, participants will discover ways in which concentration-based meditation differs from awareness-based meditation. They will practise standing, walking and sitting meditation and have the opportunity to ask questions about the practice and their personal experience of it.

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Dates for January to June


January 10 or 24
February 14 or 28
March 14 or 28
April 11 or 25
May  9 or 23
June 13 or 27

Two-day Introductory Course Insight Meditation (Vipassana)

Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

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In this introductory course, you will be given a theoretical background to Samatha (Concentration) meditation and shown how it differs from Vipassana (Insight) meditation.

You will gradually be guided through exercises to improve your concentration and bare awareness "sati", including standing, walking, sitting and lying down.

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Dates for January to June

Saturday, January 6 and Sunday 7
Thursday, February 1 and Friday 2
Saturday, March 3 and Sunday 4
Thursday, April 5 and Friday 6
Thursday, May 3 and Friday 4
Saturday, june 2 and Sunday 3

Learn how to practice
traditional Reiki Healing

2 consecutive days
from 10 am to about 5.30 pm



Instruction for beginners - Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3 ART (Advanced Reiki Training)

The level of instruction depends on the students' background

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Dates for January to June

Saturday, January 27 and Sunday 28
Saturday, February 24 and Sunday 25
Friday, March 30 and Saturday 31
Friday, April 27 and Saturday 28
Saturday, May 26 and Sunday 27
Saturday, June 23 and Sunday 24



Special afternnoon session

Visakha Puja: April 29  2.30 pm to 4.30 pm



The Awakeners Meetups

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An interactive opportunity to tread the path to peace

A series of meetups for expatriates and Western-educated Thais, particularly women, who wish to experience an authentic Buddhist approach to life in the 21st century.

Each meeting will include introductions, an ice-breaking activity, a short formal presentation with questions and discussion, a coffee break and a short meditation session.

Provisional schedule for January

Wednesday, January 17 from 6.30 pm to 8.45 pm
Tuesday, January 23 from 10 am to 12.30 pm
Wednesday, January 31 from 6.30 pm to 8.45 pm (Magha Puja Day)

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Insirational Card Sets
and Bookmarks

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Squirrels and the art of tightrope walking

A Dhamma book with a difference


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Now available

In E-book form

The Nine

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by request only

The following courses can also be arranged on request at times that fit in with your schedule. They will usually be on weekdays in the daytime. Please apply by e-mail giving contact details to   at least 5 days before the date you wish to attend.

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Pendulum Power:

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Choosing your pendulum.Using the pendulum to make decisions, find information and more.

2 hours

Discover your healing crystals:

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This workshop helps you intuitively recognise your soul crystal,
the crystal for your body, the crystal for your intellect and the
crystal for your spirit.

2 hours

Mindful morning Meditation Series:

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For English speaking adults
who wish to get a comprehensive grounding in Buddhist meditation
practice. This way of practising meditation combines heightened
concentration with awareness of the stream of present moments.

4 consecutive mornings – 9.30 am to 12.30 pm

Metta (Loving kindness) Meditation:

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Note: This course is for those who have some experience of Samatha or Insight meditation

1 morning – 10 am to 1.30 pm

One-day follow-ups
for experienced meditators:

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For those who have completed
the House of Dhamma ‘Taster’ or ‘Insight meditation introductory’
courses or who have already practised in the Mahasri Sayadaw
tradition and who wish to brush up their practice or to refine it.

One-day: 10 am to 4.30 pm

One extra day for beginners:

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For those who have completed
the House of Dhamma ‘Taster’ or ‘Insight meditation introductory’
course and wish to practise more.

One-day: 10 am to 4.30 pm

'Awakeners’ meetups extended

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Similar to the scheduled 'Awakeners’ meetups but at times more convenient for you.

Two and a half hours



Please apply at least five days in advance for any scheduled course by answering the questions
(see below) and sending those answers by email to
giving an email address for follow-up and confirmation.

For application questions click here

The best way to contact the House of Dhamma is by email at
email is checked twice a day.

There is a phone number 02-511-0439 but often nobody is near the phone when it rings.
Sorry no mobile phone.

Please make an appointment before visiting.
If you just drop by, there may not be anyone here to talk with you.

Advance booking and a deposit are required.

Accommodation is not available at the House of Dhamma but there are guest houses and reasonably-priced hotels and hostels within easy travelling distance. An up-to-date list of these is available on request.

For more information and to apply, email:

Phone (from outside Thailand) 66 02 511-0439

or 02 511-0439 (within Thailand)

Sessions are conducted in English
with some translation into Thai if necessary.


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