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.
At the end of his life, despite old age and illness, the Buddha blazed with energy and compassion, taking every opportunity to help others by communicating his unique vison of the possibilities of human life. How did the Buddha spend his final days; who did he meet, where did he go, what was he most keen to communicate?
Vidyatara shares her reflections on practice during a time of Lockdown as part of the Birmingham Buddhist Centre's year on the 8-fold path.
She particularly evokes and draws on the classic teaching of Bahiya and asks how to apply it to these conditions.
Final talk in the series. Personal and in process, Dharmashalin evokes his own experience of closing down as a protection and the price we pay for doing so. No clear answers, but an invitation to explore this crucial topic.