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Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

Buddhist Voices - Suryadhamma from Cambridge, Massachusetts

By Candradasa on Sun, 21 Sep, 2014 - 14:33
A fascinating set of tales from Suriyadhamma from his many years worth of Buddhist practice. Taking us from his first encounters with the writings of Alan Watts in the ’60s through his long discipleship with Chogyam Trungpa and eventual membership of the Triratna Buddhist Order itself. And a wonderful insight into practice for someone who has lost his sight and finds light and joy all around him, especially through meditation. Suriyadhamma’s is a compelling and encouraging voice.

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Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabytes Podcast #382 - 'Padmasambhava at Work' by Parami

By Candradasa on Tue, 16 Sep, 2014 - 20:21
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Find magic and ritual in today’s FBA Dharmabyte, ‘Padmasambhava at Work’. Parami shares what it’s like ordaining someone – a channel to the transcendental. She talks about her personal link with Sangharakshita and the birth story of Padmasambhava and his taking Buddhism to Tibet – the marriage of cognition, feeling and emotion. From the talk ‘Energy At Its Most Abundant’ by...
Western Buddhist Review
Western Buddhist Review

Some Very Short Books About Buddhism

By Dhivan Thomas Jones on Mon, 23 Dec, 2013 - 15:44

Some Very Short Books About Buddhism

By Dhivan Thomas Jones on Mon, 23 Dec, 2013 - 15:44Matthew Kapstein, Tibetan Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2014.
(and also, in reverse date order:)
Damien Keown, Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction, 2nd ed., Oxford University Press, 2013 (1st ed. 1996).
Jan Westerhoff, Reality: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2011.
Damien Keown, Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2005.
Susan Blackmore, Consciousness: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edward Craig, Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, 2002.
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