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Title Speaker Year
Reflections on Going Forth 

Marking the 50th anniversary of his own 'Going Forth' in India, Sangharakshita offers us his thoughts on the significance …

Sangharakshita 1997
02. The Buddha's Enlightenment Experience (9:17)
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
09. Mahaprajapati’s success in Going Forth and gaining Enlightenment as recorded in the ‘Therigatha’ (4:43)
What is Mind? 

This is the first talk in a series of talks from the Order Convention in 2001 offering different perspectives on the Abhidharma …

Dhammadinna 2001
03. What is 'Mind'? Introspection - Dharma-Vichaya (dhammaviccaya); the seven 'Limbs of Enlightenment' (Bodhyangas); reflecting on the lakshanas and Pratitya Samutpada (6:02)
Seeing with Insight - Dhammapada Verses 277 to 279 

The fourth talk in Padmavjara's wonderful series on the Dhammapada, the most popular of early Buddhist texts. All of …

Padmavajra 2007
06. Enlightenment - "Nirvana is the supreme bliss" (3:10)
Some Thoughts on the Bodhicaryavatara 

The Bodhicaryavatara is an 8th century text written by Shantideva, a Buddhist monk from the monastic 'university' …

Dhammadinna 2008
03. Ch1 Praising the Thought of Enlightenment (9:33)
What is the Mahayana? 

This is the first talk in a five-part series by Nagapriya exploring Mahayana Buddhism.

Nagapriya 2009
04. The variety of paths to Enlightenment, distinctive philosophical ideas, and distinctive practices within the Mahayana (12:52)
Reflecting On the Life of the Buddha 

This is the first of four talks exploring Vasubandhu's Four Factors. In his treatise Generating Bodhi Resolve,

Saddhanandi 2010
04. Taking on the View That Enlightenment Is Possible (6:59)
Searching for the Buddha: Launch of Gautama Buddha 

The first in a major new series of talks by Vishvapani to mark the launch of his new book: Gautama Buddha: The Life and Teachings …

Vishvapani 2011
07. The Buddha notices fear and decides to confront it directly; opening awareness to experience; the key to Enlightenment as facing one’s fears and own mind; a suggestion about the figure of Mara; the difference between the Buddha and a shaman (5:05)
10. Conclusion and a reading from the book – the Buddha moving towards Enlightenment (3:33)
Introduction to the Brahma Viharas (With Guided Meditation) 

A beautiful introduction by Ratnavandana to the Brahma Viharas as an integrated set of practices flowing from metta - loving …

Ratnavandana 2015
08. A whole, integrated set of practices; a quote from Sangharakshita - the Brahma Viharas, emotion, and Enlightenment (06:59)
The Four Reminders Retreat, November 2018 

This is a series of talks and led practices from the Four Reminders retreat at Taraloka for GFR mitras held in November, …

Suchitta Khemasuri Singhashri 2018
03. Enlightenment factors: talk and led meditation (25:45)
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