2h03'40'' (audio) of Sam Harris with Joseph Goldstein:
Tied to the "Waking up" book by Sam Harris, "A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion":
rejecting Buddhism as a religion, as a dogma, but nonetheless trying to argue that (atheist) spirituality is a worthy pursuit, and heavily inspired by some of the (secular) Buddha's teachings.
image: "Jade Chinese Carving of Shakymuni Buddha as an ascetic" recently auctioned
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Grandmaster, 18th Dan; HP, A&O Order of Melchizedek; Washington Halau -- CEO and Founder of 'Aha Hui Lanakila, Inc., Rev. Dr. Victoria Lanakila Generao ("Lana") is a High Priest of the Alpha et Omega Order of Melchizedek and an 18th Dan Reiki Grandmaster in the Usui System of Natural Healing. Lana's spiritual journey has always been guided by her ancestral mentors since childhood. Her metaphysical knowledge includes herbalogy, crystal grid work and over 135 energyworking modalities, including as a Certified Reiki Master/Teacher through The International Center of Reiki Training under founder, William Rand, Certified Karuna Reiki Master/Teacher; AVRA™ System and Ruach Healing Method™. Lana's academic credentials include a Bachelor's degree in Ethnic Studies/Social Sciences, with a minor in Physiology/Anatomy (UC Berkeley, 1983); a Juris Doctorate (JFKU Law, 2000); and Doctorates in Divinity, Metaphysics and Religious Philosophy (2003-2007). As an Ordained Minister, Lana provides a range of non-denominational pastoral services, including house blessings, weddings, funerals, baptisms and handfastings.
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