Category Archives: Buddhism

Liverpool – a stopover on my way to something bigger

So how are my meditation classes going? Not so well this week. I don’t know if it is due to that there are no classes this week, that I am a little ill or something else. I do know that … Continue reading

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What is love?

I gathered some Buddhist thoughts about love. We talk a lot about this in meditation class and it is something I really want to practice in my real life to a lot further extent then I do today. The definition … Continue reading

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Effort in meditation is like effort in learning to ride a bicycle

I have thought about, for many years, learning more on the subject of meditation and Buddhism, but for some reason it took me many years until I actually put any effort in to learning it. I am definitely a newbie … Continue reading

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Volunteering and compassion

Why do people volunteer? Is voluntary helping others sprung from real compassion? Buddhism explains compassion like this: “Compassion is a mind that is motivated by cherishing other living beings and wishes to release them from their suffering. Sometimes out of … Continue reading

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Kadampa Buddhism

Kadampa Buddhism, which is the path of Buddhism practised and taught at the Duldzin Buddhist Centre where I take meditation classes,  is a special tradition of Mahayana Buddhism. Kadampa Buddhism was founded by Atisha (982-1054 CE), an Indian Buddhist Master largely responsible for … Continue reading

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Emptiness and Seven Wonders

So I wrote yesterday that I was going to write about the course at the Buddhist centre. I can say that the course was on a very advance level of Buddhism and taught emptiness. It was a lot of praying … Continue reading

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The peace of knowing the way things are

Saturday 15th October, 10:00-16:00 with Adam Starr, course fee £20 Real and lasting inner peace and happiness arises naturally from the wisdom that sees things clearly as they really are. In this day course we will learn how Buddha’s profound … Continue reading

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