Sangha night talk exploring three aspects of Right Action: Action as the expression of Perfect Vision and Perfect Emotion, investigating skilfulness and Maitrisara is joined by Sanghanath from the Karuna Trust to present the possibilities of collective action.
Triratna holds up the ideal of spiritual friendship; this model can help us be proactive in developing our own capacity for friendship and connection. Before we do that it's helpful to recognise our own conditioning around friendship and think about how that plays out as we encounter the Sangha.
We want to be free from suffering and to become free we need to transform ourselves. How do that? Singhamati describes three paths for transformation: self development, self discovery and self surrender. Each path helping us to turn towards and transform different parts of ourselves. This talk was given at Sangha Night at the Birmingham Buddhist Centre.
Concluding a series looking at Milarepa, Dharmashalin attempts to draw things together by asking the simple question; 'what have I learnt'. Of course Milarepa taught and did so much this will always be partial!