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Short talk by the Dalai Lama on the ‘law of causality and dependent origination’. About 25 minutes.
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On the other hand, however, after achieving the perfect awakening and without being in any way restricted by the abilities of his followers, the Buddha remained on earth for more than forty years, relating to others as the Buddha in the state of nirvana. Due to the fact that the Buddha, having reached perfect awakening, continued to exist in this world discoursing on a variety of matters, resulted in there being followers of Buddhism and the birth of Buddhism itself on this earth.
The process whereby Buddhism—which first began as the deeply internal experience of just one ascetic practitioner—has over time borne fruit within vastly different races, climates, cultures and his…
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To think ‘I am screwed up’, is a value judgement, isn’t it? ‘Screwed up’ makes the ‘I am’.
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Most significant is the central Buddha touching the earth at the moment of his enlightenment under the Bodhi tree at Bodhgaya, indicated by the branches above his head…
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In order that you may gain a clear understanding of the idea of the bodhisattva, I would like to turn your attention to a long-­­­standing discussion in the scholarly world regarding an erroneous b…
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Wishing the Dalai Lama a happy birthday. There is a saying in Tibetan: ‘Although your realization is high, like that of a divine being, you should maintain your way of life in conformity with ot…
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A Day of Silent Meditation with periods of sitting and walking

Sunday 24th July Sittings will last from 35 to 45 minutes, interspersed with 10 minutes of walking.

There will be no formal instruction, but individual instruction for beginners can be given on request.

Golden Buddha Centre, The Grove, Totnes, TQ9 5EP

http://www.goldenbuddha.org/Event=143
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The parallels with the story of the young Prince Siddhartha 2500 years earlier are clear. As childhood with its certainties (if we are lucky) and its securities, moves into adolescence and then mat…
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The Golden Buddha Centre project began in 1998. Its particular aim is to help the growing number of Buddhists who are looking to live a Buddhist way of life in retirement.
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