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Dharmabyte: The Bodhisattva Vision

By Sadayasihi on Mon, 28 May, 2018 - 16:50

This Dharmabyte podcast is an excerpt from The Bodhisattva Vision.

Visuddhimati launches the Triratna Urban Retreat on the theme of the greater mandala of uselessness - a teaching Sangharakshita has given us in 1976 derived from the Ratnagunasamcayagatha Sutra of the Perfection of Wisdom Sutras. 

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FBA Podcast: Training in the Six Paramitas: Shila - The Essence of Ethics

By Sadayasihi on Sat, 21 Apr, 2018 - 15:04

This FBA Podcast is called ‘Training in the Six Paramitas: Shila - The Essence of Ethics’ by Padmavajra.

This is the fifth talk in a six-part series by Padmavajra exploring the Perfection of Wisdom and specifically the practice of the Six Perfections. The usual order of the practices is reversed, so here we turn to the key issue of “Ethics”.

Talk given at Padmaloka Retreat Centre, 2004 as part of the series ...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

The 100 Year Puja - Bhante's Birthday

By Billy on Sat, 30 Jul, 2016 - 20:09

The 100 Year Puja - Bhante's Birthday

By Billy on Sat, 30 Jul, 2016 - 20:09

Friday 26th August, 7:30pm at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

We’re marking Sangharakshita’s 91st birthday at the GBC with the ‘100 Year Puja’, a ritual celebrated in Triratna centres worldwide.

Please come along from 7pm for a prompt start at 7.30pm.

This year we’re taking the theme of the Perfection of Wisdom, and we’ll have a reading of the Diamond Sutra, plus Manjughosa mantras.

Sangharakshita realised as a teenager that he was a Buddhist and had always been so, after reading The Diamond Sutra and the Sutra of...