Posted by Rijupatha to Free Buddhist Audio on Mon, 18 Aug, 2014 - 14:00Words are not adequate to describe things as they are, and yet Ratnaguna does a remarkable job! This week’s FBA Podcast, “The Buddhas Two Great Gifts to the World” Ratnaguna explores the gifts of discourse and practice. This talk was given to to promote a new buddhist centre in Stockholm.
Posted by dhivan thomas jones to Western Buddhist Review on Tue, 16 Jul, 2013 - 20:28Thomas Nagel Mind and Cosmos:Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False Oxford University Press, 2012, 130pp.
Review by Dhivan Thomas Jones
Thomas Nagel is an American professor of philosophy, perhaps best known for his 1974 article, ‘What is it like to be a bat?’, in which he argued that consciousness, as is occurs in creatures like bats and human beings, means having a point of view on things....
Posted by bodhinaga to Sheffield Buddhist Centre on Fri, 8 Feb, 2013 - 20:17Talk given by Advayacitta at Sheffield Buddhist Centre, as part of a series of 6 talks on western thought from a Buddhist perspective.