Vessantara on Simplicity, Abundance and SharingOn Mon, 11 July, 2016 - 15:15
Buddhist Action Month may have ended, but the excellent talks that emerged from it continue in recorded form. Hear Vessantara’s engaging talk given at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre as part of BAM.
Over the centuries, the Dharma has been practiced by people following many different lifestyles – from homeless wanderers to kings and queens in their palaces. If there isn’t one ‘Dharma lifestyle’ then what do all these different ways of living have in common, and how can they all be expressions of the Buddha’s teaching? What are the principles underlying them all, and what does all this mean for us in our 21st century world?