Gilanadhamma Group of Volunteer Monks: Model and the Process of Mental Healing for Patients with Dhamma

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Phrathepsuwanmethee Suchart
Supitcha Pornpitnarong


This article has objectives to study the model and the process of mental healing by dhamma serviced by Gilanadhamma group of volunteer monks which is the processes of mental healing helping patients realize suffering by their own and also motivate the working spirit of volunteer monks to be consisting of 4 important aspects 1) the qualifications of the Gilanadhamma group of volunteer monks. 2) the basically of preparation on mental healing by dhamma. 3) the healing guidelines for patients by dhamma. and 4) the doctrine of Buddhist dhamma on mental healing. To this regard, the Four Noble Truths is to be understood so that the patients would be realized the true nature of life according to the Buddha’s teachings. The intercommunication between the monks and the patients would be made by way of good friendship. This kind of healing process could help the patients to realize their natural suffering and be able to resolve pinpointed problems by their own consideration.


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Suchart, P., & Pornpitnarong, S. (2019). Gilanadhamma Group of Volunteer Monks: Model and the Process of Mental Healing for Patients with Dhamma. Journal of MCU Peace Studies, 7(6), 1786-1796. Retrieved from


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