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Ajahn Brahm (full honorific name: Ajahn Brahmavamso Mahathera) was born Peter Betts in London, United Kingdom in 1951. Currently Ajahn Brahm is the Abbot of Bodhinyana Monastery, in Serpentine, Western Australia, the Spiritual Director of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia, Spiritual Adviser to the Buddhist Society of Victoria, Spiritual Adviser to the Buddhist Society of South Australia, Spiritual Patron of the Buddhist Fellowship in Singapore, and Spiritual Patron of the Bodhikusuma Centre in Sydney.

In this video, Ajahn Brahm talks about dealing with emotions.

Ajahn Chah Subhaddo (Chao Khun Bodhinyana Thera) (Thai: ชา สุภัทโท) was an influential teacher of the Buddhadharma and a founder of major monasteries in the Thai Forest Tradition.

His Western students include:
Ajahn Sumedho, abbot of Amaravati Buddhist Monastery Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire England
Ajahn Khemadhammo, abbot of The Forest Hermitage Warwickshire, England
– Ajahn Munindo, abbot of Aruna Ratanagiri Buddhist Monastery Northumberland, England
– Ajahn Pasanno, co-abbot of Abhayagiri Monastery, Redwood Valley, California, USA
– Ajahn Brahm, spiritual director of the Buddhist Society of Western Australian and Abbot of Bodhinyana Buddhist Monastery, Serpentine WA, Australia
– Ajahn Amaro, co-abbot of Abhayagiri Monastery, Redwood Valley, California, USA
– Ajahn Viradhammo, Abbot of Tisarana Buddhist Monastery Perth, Ontario, Canada
– Ajahn Mitsuo Gavesako, abbot of Wat Pah Sunandavanaram Kanchanburi Province, Thailand
– Jack Kornfield
– Ajahn Jayasaro, former abbot of Wat Pa Nanachat

Ajahn Chah – The Mindful Way BBC

Documentary about the Thai monk Ajahn Chah, The Mindful Way, broadcasted by BBC.