Budcast-logo

Budcast

Religion & Spirituality Podcas >

A thriving centre of the Triratna Buddhist Community

A thriving centre of the Triratna Buddhist Community
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

A thriving centre of the Triratna Buddhist Community

Language:

English

Contact:

07834 882224


Episodes

It's happening now - mindfulness and the five faculties in Buddhism

1/19/2019
More
Ratnaprabha introduces the three types of mindfulness in Buddhism, and how they fit into the balanced mandala of five faculties, which also include confidence, energy, unification of mind, and insight. Mindfulness represents the integration aspect of Dharma life.

Duration:00:54:47

Ratnaprabha Seeing Unobstructed

12/2/2018
More
In the third 'Budcast' in the series 'The World Is Burning', Ratnaprabha describes how craving and ill will are mistaken responses that cause our experience of lack and frustration: they arise from delusion. The opposite of delusion is wisdom or insight. What is wisdom is Buddhism, how does it relate to mindfulness and awareness, and how can it be cultivated?

Duration:00:46:16

Rejecting No-one

11/5/2018
More
Budcast number two. Ill will is painful to oneself, and can lead to active hostility, yet we nurse our grievances. Why is this, is anger wrong, and how do you cultivate kindness? The second podcast on 'The World is Burning', the Buddha's teaching to the fire worshippers on Compulsion, Hostility, and Confusion, including the Buddha's encounter with the fire dragon (naga). By the new chair of the North London Buddhist Centre, Ratnaprabha.

Duration:00:51:41

Needing Nothing

10/6/2018
More
Budcast number one, a talk on craving. How to spot it, what it leads to, how to tackle it. First of a series of podcasts on 'The World is Burning', the Buddha's teaching to the fire worshippers on Compulsion, Hostility, and Confusion. By the new chair of the North London Buddhist Centre, Ratnaprabha.

Duration:00:48:06