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Adam Dunsby replied Sep 6 to SEVENTEEN FORMS OF CONDITIONING

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"Very nice thank you. Thinking of Ed who passed away last night. Namo Amida Bu( ;"

Adam Dunsby replied Jun 6 to RECEIVING THE SEED OF BUDDHAHOOD

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"Thanks Dharmavidya. Made me think about some of the clangers I've dropped in my effo…"

Adam Dunsby replied May 7 to WHO'LD BE A BELL MASTER?

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"Thanks Dharmavidya. I'm interested in the "clever mind", as you put it. It is the fl…"

Adam Dunsby replied Apr 10 to COMPLETE ASSURANCE

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"Thanks Dharmavidya. Recently I've been aware of my mind as presenting me with a cont…"

Adam Dunsby replied Mar 13 to IMPEDIMENTS TO FAITH

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"Lovely, thanks Dharmavidya! Namo Amida Bu( :"

Adam Dunsby replied Feb 12 to THE GREAT GRIEF

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"thank you very much. A subject close to my heart at the moment. Namo Amida Bu( ;"

Adam Dunsby replied Nov 22, 2016 to LEARNING FROM KARMIC OBSTACLES

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"Namo Amida Bu( ;"

Adam Dunsby replied Sep 23, 2016 to The distinctive role of religion in society

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"That's a very nice comparison of two very gifted Buddhists. It seems very important…"

Adam Dunsby replied Aug 30, 2016 to DOGEN & SAIGYO

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"What a lovely story. Thank you Dharmavidya for introducing me to Bencho! Namo Amida…"

Adam Dunsby replied Jul 25, 2016 to BENCHO ~ Successor of Honen

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Relationship.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on September 9, 2017 at 20:56 0 Comments

Found this on a Chogyam Trungpa video…

''The relationship between student and teacher is like a dance…

In relating with the teacher, your critical input and your surrendering work together. They’re not working against each other. The more input you get from the teacher and the phenomenal world and the more you develop, at the same time, the more you question. So there is a kind of dance taking place between the teacher and yourself. You are not particularly trying to switch off…

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Reflections on Foolishness.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on September 5, 2017 at 11:50 1 Comment

I sometimes can’t believe how defective I am!! Whilst despairing of myself the other day I remembered a Shinran teaching that I found some time ago. It really made me think and reinforced my resolve to practice.

It is a Pureland teaching about the depth of our sin preventing us from being genuinely good. Our efforts to be decent, caring beings are always based in and therefore contaminated by our self centredness, greed hatred and delusion. This is due to the…

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Korean Version of Workshops

Posted by JAESUNG KIM on August 6, 2017 at 6:58 0 Comments

2017 여름 불교심리치료 및 상담 워크숍 3회 내용

THREE PSYCHOTHERAPY & COUNSELLING WORKSHOPS

 

WORKSHOP 1: SNOW UPON A SILVER PLATE [ 銀盌盛雪]: PRINCIPLES OF BUDDHIST PSYCHOLOGY & THEIR PSYCHOTHERAPEUTIC APPLICATION

In this workshop we shall introduce and review important aspects of Buddhist psychology including the conditioned and unconditioned mind, object relatedness, skandha process, the unity of path and goal, bodhichitta,…

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Great Intentions.

Posted by Adam Dunsby on August 3, 2017 at 22:42 0 Comments

  • The power of intentions is a topic that comes up regularly for me and always provides me with food for thought. In a recent service I was struck by the gravity of the Bodhisattva vows that we sing as part of our liturgy. ”Innumerable…

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