Aug 8, 2022
Giving Yourself to the Three Jewels
What is it to look to the 'Three Jewels' as a response to our dissatisfaction? Viveka takes a wide-ranging look at one of the most important aspects of Buddhist practice, whose significance is upheld in every tradition. From the talk entitled Going for Refuge given at San Francisco...
Aug 4, 2022
Subhadramati gives an
introduction to the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha as refuges and
explores the practical implications of holding these values in
one's life. From the talk
The Endless Round and the Point of Freedom given as part of a series on Going For Refuge
Aug 1, 2022
Taranita explores the tension between tradition and adaptation in an ever-changing world in discussing how the Triratna Buddhist Community came to have its distinctive ecumenical nature. Excerpted from the talk The Six Distinctive Emphases - An Ecumenical Movement given at the Bristol Buddhist...
Jul 27, 2022
Friendship in the Spiritual Life
Sudrishti celebrates sangha, community, spiritual
friendship with this talk on Kalyana Mitrata. Enlightened beings
exemplify unconditional, unlimited love – something we as
unenlightened beings can emulate and draw inspiration from to
transform our relationships, self and world.
Jul 25, 2022
Going Beyond Duality
How do we go beyond the duality
of subject and object, self and other, to experience the true
nature of reality? Jnanavaca shares how the practice of sangha is vital in
making spiritual progress.
From the talk What Is Sangha & Kalyana Mitrata? Given at London Buddhist Centre as part of the...