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Our Work as Teachers and Practitioners 

A rather splendid (even controversial in places!) talk by Kamalashila on meditation and meditation teaching in the contemporary …

Kamalashila 2005
03. Disharmony in meditation teaching; a nudge from the 'FWBO files' - Sangharakshita's training and ours (6:02)
 
Buddhism and Ecology 

This is a fascinating, challenging and, in the end, realistically affirming look at Buddhist practice in the face of global …

Akuppa 2005
11. Making an individual connection; letting in the lessons - healing anxiety, guilt and alienation; quote from 'The Veil of Stars' by Sangharakshita (2:45)
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 8 

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

Padmavajra 2005
11. Subhuti's tears - true perception; Sangharakshita on the sublime (3:04)
 
Shinran and Kabat-Zinn 

This wonderful talk by Ratnaguna looks at the Pureland tradition of Shinran, comparing some of his approaches to the contemporary …

Ratnaguna 2005
07. 'Hakurai' - 'the calculating, determining, manipulating mind' - and self-power; Shan Tao - 'good acts mixed with poison'; why self-power doesn't work; Amitabha's hakurai; self-power as doubt; Sangharakshita's 'Life is King' - entrusting to life (5:32)
 
We Have a Huge Barrel of Wine But No Cups 

More poetry, more Rumi, more listening joy from Vajradarshini. And what a title! In fact, this is another splendid journey …

Vajradarshini 2005
06. Sangharakshita on literalism and craving; effective Going for Refuge and giving up limited ideas; the antidote to beauty (2:53)
07. ii. Utilitarianism; Sangharakshita's idea of the Greater Mandala of Uselessness; literal takes on aesthetics; breaking the cups (4:47)
 
Buddhism and the Natural World: Deep Ecology, Deep Dharma 

A sensitive and thoughtful talk by Kamalashila on the connections he feels deeply between Buddhist practice and the environmental …

Kamalashila 2005
09. Sangharakshita's book review on 'DH Lawrence and the Spiritual Community' - four principles of spiritual community; sexual relationships and community living (7:17)
 
The Diamond Sutra - Taking Mind to its Limits: Talk 7 

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

Padmavajra 2005
03. Diamond Sutra logic; giving the Dharma - a quote from Sangharakshita, Wisdom Beoynd Words; the Bodhisattva as Dharma teacher (8:19)
 
Mindfulness as Sadhana 

In this talk, Viveka explores the many, diverse faces of mindfulness practice - breaking down the ideological barriers that …

Viveka 2005
03. Ordination; recollection - quote by Sangharakshita; samprajana - mindfulness of purpose; in western China, eastern Tibet - reminders of compassion; beware of stagnation (4:55)
04. A shared circle of engagement; exploring common values; Sangharakshita on the 'self'; a richness of selves (5:47)
08. The tip of the iceberg; investment in the superficial; Sangharakshita on the non-rational; fear, the mind and the European colonial worldview (4:43)
 
Learning from Tibetan Buddhism - a Personal Account 

This is a personal account by Vessantara of his many years of engagement with Tibetan Buddhist approaches to meditation and …

Vessantara 2005
01. First Buddhist contact - Samye Ling; Akong Rinpoche; meditation intensive; meeting the FWBO and Sangharakshita; advanced practice (5:49)
 
Buddhism and Non-Violent Communication (NVC) 

Jayaraja's take on the connection between traditional Dharma practice and non-violent communication as taught by Marshall …

Jayaraja 2005
01. NVC as enhancing one's understanding of the Dharma; personally inspired by the Western Buddhist Order, Marshall Rosenberg and Sangharakshita (9:22)
05. Sangharakshita on Perfect Speech; awareness of feelings; valuing the form of NVC; connection between word and thought; two quotes from the Dhammapada on anger and ill-will (6:15)
08. Sangharakshita on the 1st precept, from The Ten Pillars; judging people as right and wrong versus relating to needs; manasakara, where one places one's attention (7:54)
 
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