By Free Buddhist Audio on Mon, 23 Sep, 2019 - 15:21
In this series of talks, given on a study convention for Order members at Adhisthana, Subhuti explores the meaning, purpose, and benefits of Dharma study, as well as suggesting a course of Dharma study for those who want to go deeply into Urgyen Sangharakshita’s particular presentation of the Dharma.
By Dhivan Thomas Jones on Mon, 15 Jul, 2019 - 09:41
Some information on two scholarly and philosophical events coming up in our Triratna Buddhist community:
Triratna Scholars Network study retreatSunday 15 Dec–Thursday 19 Dec 2019 at Adhisthana (ending after lunch on the Thursday), led by Sāgaramati, Dhīvan and Śraddhāpa. Please book through the Adhisthana website, or contact Dhivan (thomas [at] dhivan.net) with questions. Open to Order members and mitras. The theme will be: Early Perfection of Wisdom. The Aṭṭhakavagga or Chapter of the Eights, from the Sutta Nipāta of the Pāli canon, presents an early version of...
It’s a great idea from Saraha at the Birmingham Buddhist Centre… They are a series of excepts from Bhante that are no more than a page long, some a lot shorter than a page, so they can be easily printed out and used to lead study/discussion – for example on a level 2 course, or a sangha night.
As Saraha explains, “The quotes are all long enough to be substantial, but short enough to be gone...