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Anger-Free Zone

Buddhism teaches that all life is interrelated. Through the concept of “dependent origination,” it holds that nothing exists in isolation, independent of other life. Everything in the world comes into existence in response to causes and conditions. 992 more words


Turning the Wheel of Liberation

“In the Old Covenant forming the Hebrew Scriptures, the signatories are Yahweh and the run-away slaves who rose against oppression. Can you cite for me a single instance in the Bible wherein Yahweh is recorded to have signed a Memorandum Of Understanding with the Dominant class?

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Some Pieces

March 19, 2014 – Fundamentals of the Dhamma

A 45- minute mediation followed by tea and a recorded lecture by  Bhikkhu Bodhi on Dependent Arising, Lecture four: Part one of a 10 part series on the fundamentals of the Buddha’s Teachings.  A 20-minute group discussion followed.  


Doctrine of Dependent Origination, by Buddhadasa Bhikkhu

The Doctrine of Dependent Origination is the Perfect Truth

Most people relate to the Four Noble Truths when the core of Buddhism is mentioned. The doctrine of dependent origination is the perfect and ultimate Truth; hence, it is called “maha-ariyasacca” . 1,126 more words