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The Lion's Roar: Talks from the International Order Convention

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 8 Feb, 2018 - 15:03

Here is a selection of talks from the 2018 International Order Convention in Bodhgaya, India on the theme of ‘Sinhanada, the Lion’s Roar’.  

Firstly, we have a rousing, uncompromisingly radical talk from Maitriveer-Nagarjuna evoking the fire that drove Doctor Bimrao Ambedkar to work tirelessly on behalf of the so-called Dalit “Untouchable” people in order to free them from the evils of the Hindu caste system. He reframes Doctor Ambedkar as a radical for the ages, of greater and broader...

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FBA Podcast: From the Bodhicaryavatara

By Rijupatha on Mon, 3 Nov, 2014 - 16:11

FBA Podcast: From the Bodhicaryavatara

By Rijupatha on Mon, 3 Nov, 2014 - 16:11Subscribe to the FBA Podcast

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Vajratara brings us this week’s FBA Podcast entitled: “From the Bodhicaryavatara.” The Mahayana emphasizes the great goal of the spiritual life – the immeasurable energy, wisdom and compassion. This is what life is about, this is what the path of the spiritual practitioner is all about. Vajratara explores Santideva’s Bodhicaryavatara at Sangha Night, Sheffield Buddhist Centre on...
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Saddhaloka's Bodhi Walk Gallery

By dhammarati on Fri, 1 Mar, 2013 - 17:38

Saddhaloka's Bodhi Walk Gallery

By dhammarati on Fri, 1 Mar, 2013 - 17:38
Saddhaloka took us on a walk (listen here) around the seven sites at the Mahabodhi temple traditionally associated with the Buddha’s Enlightenment as it unfolded…
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A Bodhi Walk with Saddhaloka

By Candradasa on Fri, 1 Mar, 2013 - 17:16
Saddhaloka takes us on a tour of the seven sites around the Bodhi Tree traditionally associated with different stages of the Buddha’s Enlightenment experience as it unfolded. Complete with all the sounds of the Mahabodhi temple… See the gallery here.
International Order Convention 2013
International Order Convention 2013

A Bodhi Walk with Saddhaloka (pictures)

By Dhammarati on Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 - 11:42

A Bodhi Walk with Saddhaloka (pictures)

By Dhammarati on Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 - 11:42
Saddhaloka took us on a walk around the seven sites at the Mahabodhi temple traditionally associated with the Buddha’s Enlightenment as it unfolded…
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Subhuti - Revering and Relying on the Sangha

By Candradasa on Tue, 26 Feb, 2013 - 03:45
A great talk by Subhuti to get the first full day of the Triratna Order Convention for 2013 off to a deeply engaging start. Looking at the Garava Sutta in its earlier and later versions, and drawing inspiration from the occasion and our setting so close to the Vajrasana (the Buddha’s ‘Seat of Enlightenment’), Subhuti draws out a distinctive difference that opens into a world of significance for our Buddhist Order and the wider Triratna Community.

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