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History Versus Myth in Man’s Quest for Meaning 

The momentous meeting between Vimalakirti and Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Wisdom, represents the importance …

Sangharakshita 1979
On Being All Things to All Men 

The Sutra's hero, Vimalakirti, was a master of the Bodhisattva's 'Skilful Means', discussed …

Sangharakshita 1979
The Transcendental Critique of Religion 

The professed aim of the great religions is emancipation, yet religion can inhibit one's freedom. To guard against this …

Sangharakshita 1979
08. The Bodhisattva Jagatimdhara’s encounter (7:35)
Dimensions of Going for Refuge 

First given in Bombay, this lecture outlines the stages of progressive involvement within the Triratna Buddhist Community …

Sangharakshita 1982
07. “Going for Refuge is primary; lifestyle is secondary”; Mahayana tradition and the Bodhisattva; the relation between the Bodhichitta, Going for Refuge, the opening of the Dharma eye, Stream Entry and Going Forth (8:45)
The Bodhisattva Principle 

In a paper of great clarity and insight, Sangharakshita introduces the figure of the Bodhisattva, who embodies …

Sangharakshita 1983
08. The Bodhisattva and evolution (9:20)
Two Lectures to a Conference on Reality, Consciousness and Order (series) 

'Two Lectures to a Conference on Reality, Consciousness and Order' is an interesting little two-part series by Sangharkshita …

Sangharakshita 1983
The Ex-Untouchable Indian Buddhists 

This informal talk tells the inspiring story of the Mahar community and their leader Dr Ambedkar, whose struggle against …

Sangharakshita 1983
04. The Development of the Mahayana and the Bodhisattva Ideal; the Madhyamika school and shunyavada – a critique of the Abhidharma (6:00)
Conquering New Worlds 

Sangharakshita reads a selection of his own poems from the volume of the same name.

Sangharakshita 1986
13. The Bodhisattva’s Reply (2:32)
The History of My Going for Refuge 

An often inspiring autobiographical lecture taking up Sangharakshita's story from his earliest experiences of Buddhism …

Sangharakshita 1988
08. A Survey of Buddhism; Going for refuge and the Bodhisattva ideal (19:55)
13. Bodhisattva ordination (6:12)
16. Founding the Western Buddhist Order; four grades of ordination; ’the Bodhisattva Vow’ (18:00)
17. The communal context of Going for Refuge: the Sangha; the higher-evolutionary context: the twelve positive nidanas; the cosmic context: the Bodhisattva Ideal and the Cosmic Bodhichitta (15:23)
An Autobiographical Sequence of Poems 

A selection of Sangharakshita's poems read by their author. This was recorded at FWBO celebrations in London, September …

Sangharakshita 1990
05. The Bodhisattva; The Great Work (4:58)
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