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Good snowflakes

Using the koan ‘Good snowflakes: they don’t fall anywhere else’, Stephen Batchelor goes on to expand on it – trying to resist attempts at explaining it – using examples from modern, Western culture, specifically from the natural sciences.

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The Dharma Bum | Atheist Alcoholic Freethinker Activist Buddhist Monk

Once upon a time, over a hundred years ago, there was a little boy born in the county of Dublin. An alcoholic, homeless tramp, he made his way as a beachcomber all the way from Japan to Burma where he was taken in by local Buddhist monks, he dried out, shaved his head and became a monk, making him the first ever white man in the world to do so.

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Lloyd Geering interviewed by Ted Meissner

Ted Meissner recently interviewed New Zealander and Sea of Faith member Professor Lloyd Geering for his Secular Buddhist podcast.

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The Secular Buddhist podcast

The first episode of The Secular Buddhist podcast went out in May 2009. I’ve listened to all of them but have to confess that a number didn’t hold my attention right through to the end. Most definitely worth exploring, an index of the podcast can be found at

http://www.thesecularbuddhist.com/episode_index.php

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