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FBA Podcast: Faith and Wisdom

By Sadayasihi on Sat, 9 Feb, 2019 - 14:00

This week’s FBA Podcast by Danadasa is entitled Faith and Wisdom. In this Buddhist path of transformation, how we relate to practice has a profound effect upon that which unfolds. How do we relate to the idea of path and goal? How do we relate to effort? How do we relate to not knowing? During this 4-week Sangha Night series, Danadasa will explore what is meant by a wise relationship to practice through the perspective...

Triratna Resources
Triratna Resources

Dharma Teaching - Going Deeper - The Five Spiritual Faculties (Manchester)

By mokshini on Wed, 21 Feb, 2018 - 17:25

Updated November 2019 - links to new handouts from Manchester Buddhist Centre

Week 1 - Introduction

Week 2 - Faith

Week 3 - Wisdom

Week 4 - Energy

Week 5 - Concentration

Week 6 - Mindfulness

The London Buddhist Centre also have a series on the Five Spiritual faculties as part of their Meditation Toolkit series  - you can find them if you...

Triratna Resources
Triratna Resources

Dharma Teaching - The Five Spiritual Faculties, Dhammaloka

By mokshini on Sat, 3 Dec, 2016 - 11:41

The Five Spiritual Faculties
Here are three pdfs by Dhammaloka on the Five Spiritual Faculties.

One is on  suggestions for how to translate the Five Indriyas (the spiritual faculties of faith, wisdom, mindfulness, vigour, and meditation) into precepts for daily life [the-five-spiritual-faculties-in-everyday-life.pdf]

Then there is an article exploring in detail how the faculties may be balanced with each other, and also introducing the ‘near enemies’ of each faculty [the-five-spiritual-faculties-and-near-enemies.pdf]

Lastly we’ve got a diagram used in workshops on ‘work as practice’ to help people check their balance...