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The Headship of the Order

by Sangharakshita and Subhuti

Sangharakshita completes his process of passing on all formal responsibilities relating to the FWBO and WBO by handing on the headship of the Order. His short talk is followed by Subhuti's acceptance on behalf of those involved in which he explores this pivotal moment for the future of the Order.

N.B. The arrangements outlined in these talks have since been superceded.

Talks given in 2000.

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1. Handing on the headship of the Order (6:46) 
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2. The College of Public Preceptors, Preceptors' College Council, and Presidents (6:35) 
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3. The function of the College. What will Sangharakshita himself be doing? (6:20) 
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4. Accepting the responsibility (5:22) 
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5. Reasons for confidence (5:56) 
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6. Skilful preparation (8:35) 
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7. The international character of the FWBO (6:16) 
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8. Responding to local conditions (7:55) 
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9. Expanding into different countries (4:13) 
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10. Bridgeing the gap between the FWBO in the West and TBMSG in India (5:30) 
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11. The need for Order Members to have more spiritual training (2:44) 
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12. Spreading the Dharma (8:42) 
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13. Ritually accepting the responsibility (4:53) 


Total running time: 1:19:47

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