In this month’s podcast:
A French Buddhist scholar and Buddhist said that Westerners are formidable colonisers. He was afraid that the West will do to Buddhism what was done to other parts of the world and their religions. Reading recently an article about the British Police adopting "mindfulness to beat burnout" knowing...
Master Bankei was a charismatic and direct Zen master and teacher. His sermons on 'The Unborn', cut through complicated meanings and show directly his insight In this extract he narrates the story of his awakening.
The chapter on 'Strength and Functioning' is the subject of this podcast. Subjects discussed: interpretations of 'The Way', 'Virtue' as inner strength and its importance in training; the 3 Bodies of Buddha and more.