Posted by Free Buddhist Audio on Tue, 10 May, 2016 - 00:00
On the occasion of their 40th Order anniversary, Padmavajra and Ratnaguna share their reflections on life, practice, progress and enlightenment. They conclude by launching Ratnaguna's new book; 'Great Faith, Great Wisdom'.
Posted by Free Buddhist Audio on Fri, 6 May, 2016 - 00:00
Maitreyabandhu introduces us to the course, exploring the essential human questions of sickness, old age and death. He then outlines the first stage of the Buddhist path to enlightenment, and explains how we might go about achieving it.
Posted by Singhamanas on Fri, 13 Jan, 2017 - 11:29
Fifty years ago this April, Sangharakshita founded a new Buddhist movement that was to change the lives of thousands of people. What fostered such unlikely success? Singhamanas on a unique point in history
We already know the story of the Swinging Sixties: LSD, the CND, Beats, Beatles and baby-boomers. Maybe we’re even familiar with the story of Sangharakshita, the founder of the community that the London Buddhist Centre is a part of: the young British signalman going AWOL after...
Posted by Free Buddhist Audio on Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 - 00:00
The spiritual community, the Sangha, is the ideal context in which we can practise the Dharma. It is also a force for good in the world and an ideal in its own right. But how is the Sangha sustained? Continuing our exploration of ‘The Four Sangharavastus’ (or Means of Unification of the Sangha). Jnanavaca launches the year with a keynote talk on the second of these, Kindly Speech. From Mon 16th January 2017.