DHAMMONOMICS

DHAMMONOMICS is the division of knowledge regarding art & science in expressing and comprehending the Lord Buddha's teachings and the nature with tools and approaches in economics such as graph, equation, diagram and more.  This field of study was formally established on 1 August 2018 by Pittaya Wong (Tisuthiwongse), a Thai Buddhist activist who earned his Bachelor’s Degree in [International] Economics from the University of Washington in Seattle.


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  • According to the Western school of economics, supply is limited whereas demand is believed to be almost infinite. However, in Buddhism or Buddhist Economy, people are taught and tr...

  • Similar to the gain and loss of economic value in modern economics, Dhammonomics, on the other hand, gives priority to earning of merit and sin which are the positive and negative ...

  • Need & WantWith limited supply, we can still achieve surplusif we lessen the demanding mind(Pittaya Wong)The concept of Need & Want in modern economics comply to the Buddhi...

  • The Threefold Training (Trisikkha)Moralise.. our discipline.. Strengthen.. our mindfulness.. Sharpen.. our wisdom.. These are the Threefold Training in Buddhism. (Pittaya Wong)Th...

  • WisdomAllowing faith and wisdom to grow hand in hand, we will both understand and believe in Buddhism(Pittaya Wong)Wisdom plays an important role in Buddhist teaching, and it make...

  • The World Dollar as Dhammonomic InventionThe Backbone Reference Currency for the Whole WorldThe availability of numerous currencies in our world economy normally results in currenc...

  • The Three Merit in BuddhismWishing to build a celestial mansion in heaven,the best construction materials are generosity, morality, and meditation (Pittaya Wong)The Lord Buddha ...

  • Gym Theorem & The Economy of ScaleReferring to the concept of Economy of Scale in modern economics as shown in the graph of Economy of Scale (white background color), the more ...


  • THE EQUATION OF ENLIGHTENMENTEnlightenment is the ultimate goal of Buddhism. With enlightenment, one can eliminate mental impurity or defilement and become Holy; thereafter, one is...

  • Qualitative & Quantitative Practice in BuddhismQuality & Quantity are the juxtaposition contrasted in many study including economics. This concept can be applied to express...

  • Scenario of Ambition & ContentmentContentment is a core value of Buddhist monastic life which leads to self-sufficiency and satisfaction against mental craving. So, it is an id...

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  • THE NOBLE EIGHTFOLD PATHThe qualification to heaven is a ‘heart of gold.’ The qualification to Nirvanic goal is the ‘Noble Eightfold Path.’ (Pittaya Wong)As the very goal of Budd...

  • Morality SensitivityMorality Sensitivity is developed from the Price Sensitivity theory in modern economics. In Dhammonomics, morality sensitivity means the timely responsiveness o...

  • The 10 Virtues PerfectionIn order to attain Buddhahood and Arahantship or Buddhist Sainthood, it is necessary that one has to commit good deeds for many lifetimes as the cultivatio...

  • EQUATION OF SENSUAL DESIRESensual desire is the state of mind which can lead to either [worldly] pleasure or displeasure. In Buddhism, we regard the effect of sensual desire as bei...