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My Eight Main Teachers

by Sangharakshita

The FWBO's 'lineage' includes teachers from Theravadan, Chinese, and Tibetan traditions, and is described here in a fascinating series of memories and stories given in the USA.

N.B. Poor original recording.

Talk given in 1990.

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1. Introduction (5:10) 
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2. Bhikkhu Jagdish Kasyap: early studies; studies in Sri Lanka; meeting the Bodhisattvas in Penang (12:54) 
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3. Bhikkhu Jagdish Kasyap: at Benares and elsewhere with Sangharakshita; personal description (8:19) 
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4. Dhardo Rimpoche: tulku; early studies; first contact with Sangharakshita; on the train at the 2500th anniversary of Buddhism (13:23) 
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5. Dhardo Rimpoche: photography; after the Chinese invasion of India; attitude to Tibetan government; sense of humour (10:06) 
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6. Chetul Sangye Dorje (5:18) 
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7. Jamyang Khyentse Rimpoche: interest in dancing; initiations; reciting the Vajrasattva mantra for the dead (12:25) 
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8. Kachu Rimpoche (11:04) 
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9. Dilgo Khyentse Rimpoche (1:42) 
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10. Dudjom Rimpoche (2:58) 
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11. Yogi Chen (9:36) 


Total running time: 1:32:55

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