Sunday, April 15, 2007

Science Of The Mind

National Geographic;Light At The Edge Of The World:Himalayas Science Of The Mind

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Lam Rim Video 1

Bob Thurman describes how one's encounter with another of a different consciousness is the first step on the path to enlightenment.

Lam Rim Video 2

Bob examines the Buddhist view of the amazing evolutionary effort we have all made to be humans; and our unique ability to imagine being other beings.

Lam Rim Video 3

Bob uses metaphors to describe the bodhi-mind, the altruistic spirit of enlightenment; and why the act of killing another being solves nothing.

Lam Rim Video 4

Bob describes the three unskilful actions that cause one to be reborn a less happy being.

Lam Rim Video 5

Bob meditates on the immediacy of death; and how the soul will be the only thing of any benefit to you when you pass from this life to the next.

Lam Rim Video 6

Bob explores the Buddha's realization of the relational nexus of all things; and how we are a presence within a world of interrelationships.

Lam Rim Video 7

Bob Thurman explains how ethics in Buddhism is less moralistic than biological; and introduces us to the ten-fold path of skilful and unskilful evolutionary action.

The Tale of the Sand

The tragic faith of Tibet, viewed through the creation and ritual destruction of a sand Mandala by four Tibetan monks in Göteborg, Sweden, in November 2005.

Ven Tenzin Palmo

Ven Tenzin Palmo & Dongyu Gatsal Ling Nuns (India)

Heart Sutra

The Heart of Wisdom Sutra read by Helen Harding.

Freedom for Tibet

A video collage of pictures and clips from the exiled country of Tibet.

Who is Milarepa?

Faith In Exile

Story of the takeover of Tibet

Prostrations

Basic instructions on how to perform prostrations in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, given by the Venerable Thubten Chodron from Sravasti Abbey.

The Venerable Thubten Chodron physically demonstrates how prostrations are done.