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The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 9 

This is the ninth in a sparkling, wide-ranging, thoroughly comprehensive ten talk series by Padmavajra on 'The Diamond …

Padmavajra 2005
03. The Bodhisattva's practice of patience (kshanti); the teaching as terrifying (4:01)
04. A Jataka tale - the Buddha as the Bodhisattva Kshantivadin teaching patience to the wives of the King of Kalinga (7:11)
07. Forbearance with other people - feeling let down and retaliating; the Bodhisattva aspires to forebear; the imperfect as paradise - no justification for reactions (13:25)
The Evolution of the Bodhisattva Ideal 

An elegant description of the evolution of the Bodhisattva Ideal. Vaddhaka draws on his extensive reading …

Vaddhaka 2010
01. The Evolution of the Bodhisattva Ideal (47:55)
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)
The First Great Bodhisattva Vow 

The second in a series of talks by Subhuti entitled "A Vow to Spread the Buddha's Dhamma". Over four consecutive evenings …

Subhuti 2015
01. The First Great Bodhisattva Vow. (1:13:21)
The Great Love - a Theme From the Vimalakirti Nirdesa 

The Great Love, a theme from the Vimalakirti Nirdesa. Ratnaguna explores how a bodhisattva should, according …

Ratnaguna 2013
The Great Love and the Goddess 

This is the second of two talks exploring the Mahayana Sutra called The Vimalakirti Nirdesa. With great passion and imaginative …

Padmavajra 2009
The Great Way 

Introducing a series: "Tales and teachings of Mahayana Buddhism", Ratnaprabha tells the Zen story of the maiden …

Ratnaprabha 2018
The Greatly Desired Yidam 

In the tantric tradition, the yidam - the Buddha or Bodhisattva upon which one meditates intently - is the …

Padmasagara 2022
The Heart Sutra: Thunderclaps 5 and 6 

This is talk 4 of 4, given on a Mitra retreat at Taraloka, exploring the Heart Sutra. (Please note there are references …

Hridayagita 2017
The Heroic Ideal in Buddhism 

Buddhism is sometimes seen as weak or negative. Using examples from the Pali Canon and Mahayana texts, this lecture shows …

Sangharakshita 1969
10. Heroism in the Bodhisattva Ideal (3:08)
11. The Bodhisattva as hero (4:36)
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