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Contents of Chairmens Event 1981 - Questions and Answers

by Sangharakshita

Sangharakshita in Seminar
Questions and Answers on the Chairmen's Retreat 1981

Contents

2
Sources of inspiration for chairmen
3
Not allowing things to get on top of you
5
Surrendering one's initiative
8
Being over precious about what one wants to do
10
The 'Private Life'
14
Asking for sympathy
Being wholehearted
20
Expectations of Order gatherings
The morale of the Order
21
Order weekends
Having more Order members involved in centres
32
Starting new centres in 'unpromising' places
34
Learning to lead classes, give talks and take courses
41
Chairmen's 'withdrawal symptoms'
43
Difficulties in working with people
49
The need for chairman to be constantly alert that they use their position in the
best possible way
The danger of charisma
50
Types of people being attracted to particular centres/chairmen
51
Was Bhante's having long hair in the past for a specific purpose?
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