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1 – 10 of 27 matches for diamond sutra

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A Wreath of Blue Lotuses 

The Buddha's foster-mother asked him to let her go forth into homelessness like the existing monks, and she became the …

Sangharakshita 1982
10. The Diamond Sutra: the annulment of past impure deeds through humility (1:50)
 
Diamond Geezer to Diamond Sutra 

Satyadaya speaks at the Dharma Parlour at Buddhafield Festival 2018, July 21 2018. The theme of the Festival was 'The …

Satyadaya 2018
01. Diamond Geezer to Diamond Sutra (16:08)
 
From Genesis to the Diamond Sutra 

From Genesis to the Diamond Sutra A Western Buddhist’s Encounters with Christianity By …

Sangharakshita 2019
 
Mahasattva Fu Expounds the Scripture 

This is the fifth in an excellent 8-talk sequence by Padmavajra on Zen Buddhism. The series is full of colourful stories …

Padmavajra 2004
06. The Perfection of Wisdom that Cuts Like a Diamond; sutra and text in Cha'an - Reality Reading; how to live the Dharma (9:49)
07. The effect of the Diamond Sutra; the Great Death (4:35)
 
The Diamond Sutra 

If one does not want to 'get caught in the grip of reality', one should leave this great text alone! The Perfection …

Sangharakshita 1969
02. What is a Prajnaparamita sutra? (4:59)
04. The structure and opening of the sutra (10:40)
07. The sutra’s fundamental insight (6:05)
 
The Diamond Sutra 

This is a gem of a talk from Abhaya. With his customary dry wit and sharp eye he leads us on the crazy paving path through …

Abhaya 2003
02. Three phases of Perfection of Wisdom (Prajna Paramita); cutting - the Vajracchedika; the Diamond Sword and the ordinary; Enlightenment here and now - the post office in Brundle (5:35)
04. Subhuti and the Buddha's dialogue - nonsense and abrogated logic; losing page 4 of the talk; the sutra as 'our sutra'; not rejecting the text (5:41)
05. Hooked by the sutra; 'Clouded Dragon' by Sangharakshita - the 'central silence'; text as zen master; text as Vajrapani (3:34)
08. Anutpattika-dharma-kshanti; a reading from the sutra - Irreversible Bodhisattvas; the 8th Bhumi - achala (immovable) (3:38)
10. Merit does not equal Insight - readings from the sutra (3:53)
11. Human and poetic touches; remembered echoes of early Buddhism; images at the end of the sutra (3:34)
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits (series) 

This is a, dare we say it, "sparkling", wide-ranging, thoroughly comprehensive ten talk series by Padmavajra on …

Padmavajra 2004
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 1 

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

Padmavajra 2005
01. Introduction to the Diamond Sutra (Vajracchedika) - historical importance and importance in FWBO; 'Wisdom Beyond Words' (4:48)
02. The nature of the sutra; commentaries - Conze and Master Han Shan; structure (4:03)
04. Traditional versus contemporary western views of the sutra (3:18)
05. Reading the opening of the Diamond Sutra; reverence (4:07)
07. Blending the intellectual and the devotional; the setting of the sutra - simplicity and awareness (6:20)
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 10 

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

Padmavajra 2005
01. How it can feel to be immersed in the Diamond Sutra - being well-humbled; Yuan Wu on diamond purification; Diamond 'Thought for the Day'; making the sutra part of your life; Wallace Stevens on the plain sense of things (12:19)
05. Letting the depths emerge; the last verses of the sutra - what is conditioned (samskrta)? (4:22)
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 2 

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

Padmavajra 2005
05. The Buddha's response; courteous dialogue; brief summary of chapters 3-5 of the sutra (2:40)
 
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