Fri, 30 January 2015
Our FBA Podcast this week is entitled “The Mystery of Exchanging Self and Other”. This is the fifth in a series of six talks given by Padmavajra, based on verses from Shantideva’s ‘Guide to The Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’, otherwise known as ‘The Bodhicaryavatara’.
Direct download: podcast261.mp3
Category:FBA Podcast -- posted at: 11:08pm EDT
Fri, 23 January 2015
This week’s FBA Podcast, “Awareness Is Revolutionary”, by Sona, takes a sharp look at Buddhism and secular mindfulness. Calling on his many years experience working with Breathworks, Sona explores how we use the Buddha’s teaching and mindfulness to alleviate pain and suffering.
Direct download: podcast260.mp3
Category:FBA Podcast -- posted at: 11:46pm EDT
Fri, 16 January 2015
In this wide-ranging FBA Podcast entitled “Understanding Money, Understanding Ourselves”, Siddhisambhava encourages us to talk about money more and suggests reasons why we often find that so hard to do. She outlines the Buddha’s approach to money and encourages us become clearer and more confident in it.
Direct download: podcast259.mp3
Category:FBA Podcast -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT
Fri, 9 January 2015
In this week’s FBA Podcast Subhuti gives a rousing talk on “The History of and Value in Team-Based Right Livelihood” within the Triratna Buddhist Movement. He then goes on to explain why it is so important; because it represents an opportunity to live a ‘full’ Buddhist life for ourselves and present society with an alternative to consumerism
Direct download: podcast258.mp3
Category:FBA Podcast -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT
Fri, 2 January 2015
In this week’s FBA Podcast Saddharaja discusses “Meaningful Work and Values” in light of his own experience in a Right Livelihood business. He posits that most people in the modern world might find meaning in their work, and explores how Buddhists can make meaningful work a spiritual practice.
Direct download: podcast257.mp3
Category:FBA Podcast -- posted at: 6:52pm EDT