December 12, 2019
  • 7:47 pm Why Do Atheists Fight Over Small Things?
  • 7:47 pm Theistic Evolution: The Problem with Darwinian Evolution According to an Atheist
  • 7:44 pm 494 | Behind the Scenes: Developing Leadership Rituals
  • 7:44 pm Rituals of Rented Island: Michael Smith
  • 6:48 pm The Atheist Alternative To Religion -Re: Black Pigeon Speaks – Why Atheism is Vacuous Grandiloquence
Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo – Why Study Buddhism?

I think the point with Buddhism is that it doesn’t just tell you to be good, it tells you how. It gives techniques for everything which it advises us to cultivate and, you know, the negative qualities which we have to learn to overcome and transform. It doesn’t just say “don’t be angry,” it shows […]

Robert Thurman – Why Study Buddhism?

What does it bring to people to study Buddhism? Why Study Buddhism? What the Buddha taught was three types of higher education. His eightfold path, which is the fourth of his four noble truths, which was his original framework of teaching, and everything he laid out in his teaching or as expansive as it becomes, […]

Matthieu Ricard – Why Study Buddhism?

I feel that Buddhism was addressing what we call the main question of life. Why Study Buddhism? Why should I continue to live? Of course, I never felt any kind of depression, wishing to abridge my life, but at the same time, you may know how you don’t want to spend your life, like a […]

Geshe Lhakdor – Why Study Buddhism?

I think the study of Buddhism is important for two reasons, both for those who are Buddhist and those who are not Buddhist. Why Study Buddhism? For a Buddhist, of course, the very reason they become Buddhist is that they see some benefit in it. But it’s not enough just to show initial interest and […]