Treasure Mountain Podcast

Episodes

How To Have Everything And Be Happy | Ajahn Hasapanna

Dec. 1, 2022

On this episode of Sage Advice we have as our guest, Ajahn Hasapanna of Dhammasara Monastery in Western Australia. Ajahn Hasapanna was born in Ipoh, Malaysia in 1960. During her days as a lay person she and her family genero…

Sage Advice

Why Secular Buddhism Is Baloney! | Ajahn Brahmali

Nov. 11, 2022

Ajahn Brahmali is the guest on this episode to talk about how and why Secular Buddhism misrepresents the original teachings of the Buddha. This discussion goes in to some depth about the importance of understanding the place…

Sage Advice

Our Most Urgent Task - Ajahn Nissarano

Oct. 27, 2022

Ajahn Nissarano joins us on this episode of Sage Advice to discuss the topic “our most urgent task”. We are so busy these days, we often lose sight of the big picture. And we can become so distracting that we don't even see …

Sage Advice

Is Mental Illness a Problem To Be Solved Or An Opportunity To Discover Our Inner World? - Li-Anne Tang

Sept. 24, 2022

In this episode of Sage Advice we have as our guest, Li-Anne Tang from Perth, Western Australia. Li-Anne Tang, Ph.D., is an experienced spiritual life coach, guide and mentor. Li-Anne’s life changed dramatically when she fo…

Guest: Li-Anne Tang
Spirit Stories

Meditating In The Mountains And Fjords of Norway - Ajahn Nitho

Aug. 16, 2022

In this episode of Spirit Stories we have as our guest, Ajahn Nitho who is coming to us from the mountains near Ørsta in western Norway. Ajahn Nitho was born on the west coast of Norway in 1970, and after finishing high sch…

Guest: Ajahn Nitho
Spirit Stories

Restoring The Bhikkhuni Sangha For Our Times - Ayya Tathālokā

Aug. 9, 2022

Welcome to Treasure Mountain, the podcast that inspires and guides people to find the the treasure within human experience. I’m your host Sol Hanna. In this episode of Spirit Stories we have as our returning guest, Ayya Tat…

Spirit Stories

Determination To Live The Holy Life - Ayya Tathālokā

July 31, 2022

On this episode of Spirit Stories we have as our guest, Ayya Tathālokā from Aranya Bodhi Awakening Forest Hermitage in California. Ayya Tathālokā was born in Washington, DC in 1968 to environmentally-minded scientist parents…

Sage Advice

The Greatest Investment Of A Lifetime - Ajahn Brahmali

July 18, 2022

On this episode of Sage Advice we have as our guest, Ajahn Brahmali from Bodhinyana Monastery in Western Australia. Ajahn Brahmali was born in Norway in 1964 and first became interested in Buddhism when travelling to Japan i…

Spirit Stories

Sewing The Seeds of Buddhism in Poland - Piotr Jagodziński

July 12, 2022

On this episode of Spirit Stories we have as our guest, Piotr Jagodziński from the Poland who has led the establishment and growth of the Sasana.pl website and youtube channel that has been translating the teachers of the fo…

Spirit Stories

Dhamma Found In Translation In Eastern Europe - Radan Kuča

July 4, 2022

On this episode of Spirit Stories we have as our guest, Radan Kuča from the Czech Republic who has kickstarted interest in Buddhism by setting up the channel Ajahn Brahm Cesky to translate teachings into the Czech language. …

Guest: Radan Kuca
Spirit Stories

Bringing Early Buddhism to Life in Modern America - Ajahn Kovilo & Bhante Nisabho

June 21, 2022

On this episode of Treasure Mountain we have Ajahn Kovilo and Venerable Nisabho who are both American monks that have trained in the Thai Forest Tradition in Asia and the United States. Together Ajahn Kovilo and Venerable Ni…

Sage Advice

What’s the point of faith? - Ayya Santussika

June 14, 2022

On this episode of Sage Advice we have as our return guest, Venerable Santussika, the abbott of Karuna Vihara in northern California to offer sage advice on what role, if any, does faith play in the Eightfold Path of Buddhis…

Spirit Stories

Guided By Faith - Ayya Santussika

June 7, 2022

On this episode of Spirit Stories our guest is Ayya Santussika, the abbott of Karuna Buddhist Vihara in northern California. Ayya Santussika was born in Illinois in 1954 and grew up on a farm in Indiana. While being a singl…

Spirit Stories

Nurturing a Buddhist Community - Dennis Sheppard

May 31, 2022

On this episode of Treasure Mountain Podcast we have a guest who has been a mentor to me and remains a personal friend. Dennis Sheppard has been involved with Buddhist community since 1978, joining with the Buddhist Society …

Sage Advice

Developing Resilience with Ayya Canda

May 24, 2022

In this episode of Sage Advice, we have Bhikkhuni Candavisuddhi, known as Venerable Canda, the pioneering nun blazing a trail for women monastics by striving to establish the Anukampa project, a monastery for fully ordained …

Spirit Stories

Blazing a trail for women monastics in the UK - Bhikkhuni Canda

May 18, 2022

In this episode of Spirit Stories our guest is Venerable Candavisuddhi, also known as Ayya Canda, who first encountered meditation and the spiritual path when travelling through Asia as a young woman. This led to several yea…

Giving From The Heart - Bhikkhu Mettaji

May 11, 2022

On this episode of Sage Advice, Venerable Mettaji returns to offer his advice on the topic of giving from the heart.   Treasure Mountain Podcast links: https://www.treasuremountain.info/  https://www.facebook.com/Treasur…

Spirit Stories

A Journey Into Loving Service - Bhikkhu Mettaji

May 4, 2022

In this episode our guest is Venerable Mettaji, formerly Stephen Mayers, a man who has had a journey from the heights of corporate success down into the valley of trial and loss. This has led him on to ordaining as a bhikkhu…

Finding a way back to peace when everything falls apart - Bhikkhu Mudu - Sage Advice

April 27, 2022

In this episode of Sage Advice, we have Venerable Mudu from Bodhinyana Great Southern calling in from the deep south of Western Australia, here to share his advice on finding a way back to peace when everything falls apart. …

Guest: Bhikkhu Mudu
Spirit Stories

Pioneering a dhamma community in a regional town with Bhikkhu Mudu - Spirit Stories

April 20, 2022

In this episode of Spirit Stories our guest is Venerable Mudu who is leading an effort to establish a community of practice in the Great Southern region of Western Australia. Venerable Mudu first became interested in Buddhis…

Introduction to Treasure Mountain

April 18, 2022

Hello and welcome to the Treasure Mountain Podcast. I'm your host Sol Hanna, broadcasting from the South-West of Western Australia, with the hope of reaching out across the world to explore the many individual paths of spiri…