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A Vision of History

by Sangharakshita

Commenting on the significance of spiritual communities throughout history, Sangharakshita brings a much-needed Buddhist perspective to bear.

N.B. Poor original recording.

Talk given in 1978.

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1. The advantage of coming together (11:34) 
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2. Different ways of looking at history (5:13) 
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3. The Axial Age: the appearance of outstanding individuals (10:42) 
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4. The dialectical relationship between the group and the spiritual community (4:23) 
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5. Various spiritual communities arising around the Mediterranean and the Middle East (4:07) 
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6. Manicheism (5:36) 
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7. The Buddhist spiritual community (3:05) 
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8. The Christian spiritual community (7:39) 
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9. The Sufi spiritual community (1:20) 
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10. The battle with the group (4:25) 


Total running time: 58:04

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