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The Power of Initiation

Thu, 27 Feb, 2020 - 00:00
Tantric Buddhism is concerned with the direct experience of who we are and what we can become. Its aim is to help us realize our potential by transforming the energy locked in by old habits, fears, and views.
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The Year of Perfect Vision by Suryagupta

From Community Highlights on Thu, 13 Feb, 2020 - 13:10

The Year of Perfect Vision by Suryagupta

From Community Highlights on Thu, 13 Feb, 2020 - 13:10

Here’s a rousing talk from Suryagupta, the Chair of the London Buddhist Centre, on 20th January 2020 exploring what vision is, how it can manifest in our lives, and what a Buddhist vision looks like.

Taking Martin Luther King’s ’I Have a Dream’ speech as a starting point, referring to examples from the life of the Buddha and sharing her own personal stories, Suryagupta draws out some of the key aspects of perfect vision and explores how we can make our initial...

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Race and the Sangha

Thu, 30 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
A morning exploring a Buddhist perspective on the social issues of the day. In September 2019 Manjusiha gave this short talk exploring race, Sangha and spiritual practice.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Race and the Sangha

Thu, 30 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
A morning exploring a Buddhist perspective on the social issues of the day. In September 2019 Manjusiha gave this short talk exploring race, Sangha and spiritual practice.
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Free Buddhist Audio

The Dakini and the Skull Garland

Mon, 20 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
Tantric Buddhism is concerned with the direct experience of who we are and what we can become. Its aim is to help us realize our potential by transforming the energy locked in by old habits, fears, and views. This experience cannot be mediated by concepts; it needs to be evoked with the help of symbols.
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Free Buddhist Audio

The Dakini and the Skull Garland

Mon, 20 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
Tantric Buddhism is concerned with the direct experience of who we are and what we can become. Its aim is to help us realize our potential by transforming the energy locked in by old habits, fears, and views. This experience cannot be mediated by concepts; it needs to be evoked with the help of symbols.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Creative Symbols of Tantric Buddhism

Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
Tantric Buddhism is concerned with the direct experience of who we are and what we can become. Its aim is to help us realize our potential by transforming the energy locked in by old habits, fears, and views. This experience cannot be mediated by concepts; it needs to be evoked with the help of symbols.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Creative Symbols of Tantric Buddhism

Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 - 00:00
Tantric Buddhism is concerned with the direct experience of who we are and what we can become. Its aim is to help us realize our potential by transforming the energy locked in by old habits, fears, and views. This experience cannot be mediated by concepts; it needs to be evoked with the help of symbols.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Vajrasatva, Time, Space and Rainbows

Mon, 30 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Jnanavaca gives the final talk of the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat on the primordial figure Vajrasatva. With a magician-like quality, Jnanavaca introduces us to the pure white Vajrasatva with a talk ranging from Carl Sagan to childhood magic sets, rainbow men in the sky to the moment of death; Jnanavaca offers a vision of reality that transcends time and space.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Vajrasatva, Time, Space and Rainbows

Mon, 30 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Jnanavaca gives the final talk of the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat on the primordial figure Vajrasatva. With a magician-like quality, Jnanavaca introduces us to the pure white Vajrasatva with a talk ranging from Carl Sagan to childhood magic sets, rainbow men in the sky to the moment of death; Jnanavaca offers a vision of reality that transcends time and space.