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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.
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Vairocana and the Sunlight of the Enlightened Mind

Sun, 29 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Suryagupta concludes the five Buddha mandala with a talk on the historical Buddha and on Vairocana. In this talk Suryaguota weaves the story of the historical Buddha with themes from her own life and in doing encourages us to honour the bigger questions of what it means to be alive. Using the Buddha as her example, Suryagupta invites us to step onto the path... and quest!
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Free Buddhist Audio

Vairocana and the Sunlight of the Enlightened Mind

Sun, 29 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Suryagupta concludes the five Buddha mandala with a talk on the historical Buddha and on Vairocana. In this talk Suryaguota weaves the story of the historical Buddha with themes from her own life and in doing encourages us to honour the bigger questions of what it means to be alive. Using the Buddha as her example, Suryagupta invites us to step onto the path... and quest!
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Free Buddhist Audio

Amoghasiddhi and The Call of the Forest

Sat, 28 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Ksantikara delves us deeper into the mandala of the five Buddhas on the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat. Evoking the mystery, power and courage of the deep-green Buddha Amoghasiddhi, Ksantikara extols us to be brave enough to encounter the depths of our being. And from the depths to gather the power to act, to move towards enlightenment and set ourselves free.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Amoghasiddhi and The Call of the Forest

Sat, 28 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Ksantikara delves us deeper into the mandala of the five Buddhas on the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat. Evoking the mystery, power and courage of the deep-green Buddha Amoghasiddhi, Ksantikara extols us to be brave enough to encounter the depths of our being. And from the depths to gather the power to act, to move towards enlightenment and set ourselves free.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Amitabha and The Infinate Light

Wed, 25 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Suryagupta takes us further into the mandala of the five Buddhas on the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat. She calls to mind the the deep red Buddha of love and meditation, Amitabha. Traversing the myth and symbolism of the Buddhist tradition with tales from her own childhood and dream-life, Suryagupta offers up a talk that truly evokes the warm love of the Buddha of the Western realm.
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Free Buddhist Audio

Amitabha and The Infinate Light

Wed, 25 Dec, 2019 - 00:00
Suryagupta takes us further into the mandala of the five Buddhas on the London Buddhist Centre's 2019 Winter Retreat. She calls to mind the the deep red Buddha of love and meditation, Amitabha. Traversing the myth and symbolism of the Buddhist tradition with tales from her own childhood and dream-life, Suryagupta offers up a talk that truly evokes the warm love of the Buddha of the Western realm.