• The Boy Who Lived Before

    Cameron, ever since he was just a toddler, talks about another family he used to live with, called the Robertsons. Cameron knows the names of his previous family, where they lived, and can even describe the house and the landscape of his previous home on the island of Barra, some 200 miles away. But Cameron has never been there. Doctor Jim Tucker, of the University of Virginia, and Cameron’s mother travel to Barra with Cameron to find the house, exactly […]

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  • The Buddha – PBS Documentary (1/2)

    This is a PBS Documentary about the life of Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama). ” This documentary for PBS by award-winning filmmaker David Grubin and narrated by Richard Gere, tells the story of the Buddha’s life, a journey especially relevant to our own bewildering times of violent change and spiritual confusion. It features the work of some of the world’s greatest artists and sculptors, who across two millennia, have depicted the Buddha’s life in art rich in beauty and complexity. Hear insights into the […]

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  • Medicine Buddha healing Mantra Chanting

    The Medicine Buddha, or Bhaiṣajyaguru, is as his name suggests connected with healing. His mantra exists in both long and short forms. Here is this short form “Tayata Om Bekanze Bekanze Maha Bekanze Radza Samudgate’ Soha” Bhaiṣajyaguru is one of a set of eight healing Buddhas, which includes Shakyamuni, the historical Buddha.  Bhaiṣajyaguru is the head Buddha of the group. He is Lapis Lazuli blue in color, although sometimes he’s depicted as golden-skinned.  He is dressed in the robes of […]

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  • One-Moment Meditation: “How to Meditate in a Moment”

    One-Moment Meditation: “How to Meditate in a Moment”. A simple to follow guided meditation. Learn to meditate in a moment with this hugely popular animated video, based on Martin Boroson’s book, One-Moment Meditation. Reduce stress, improve focus and find peace … right now. More info and online training at http://www.onemomentmeditation.com.

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  • Putting meaning into your life

    Ajahn Brahm talks about putting meaning into your life. A video dharma talk by Ajahn Brahm.

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  • Sariputta – Top in Wisdom

    Sariputta – Top in Wisdom

    Sariputta – The top disciples of the Buddha Top in wisdom   “By reading the stories of the Buddha’s disciples, we have a good view of the thinking and way of life during the Buddha time. We understand how early Buddhism ideals were formed and this help us to better integrate the Buddha’s teaching into our modern lifestyle.”  – Kenn By Radhika Abeysekera At the time of the Buddha, in a village called Upatissa, there lived a well-known Brahmin family. The […]

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