TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
Making the Leap to
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SERIES I: BUDDHA RISING
STUDY LECTURE ON THE BUDDHA FROM BABYLON
The Cosmic Enlightenment
of Siddhartha Gautama
Who is Buddha? What is Buddhist history? What is the Dharma?
Story, Insights, Revelations and Enlightened Visions
SERIES II: MODERN REFLECTIONS
What we can learn today from the profound wisdom of Buddha!
Revisiting the past WITH A MODERN EYE, we can learn to see ourselves as cosmic citizens participating in a DYNAMIC STRUGGLE between “QUESTIONING” and TRADITIONAL “BELIEFS” …This struggle can drive progress or bring on WAR AND VIOLENCE.
For the Buddha, enlightenment was NOT an esoteric pursuit, but an omnipresent reality
waiting to be tapped. He encouraged questioning, self-transforming, and acting with compassion,
OR BE DOOMED TO CONFLICT OVER AND OVER AGAIN!
What we examine next, and how we develop our minds as a result,
will determine the future we manifest…and whether we can EVOLVE in time
to fulfill our potential on Earth!
DOES LIFE HAVE A PURPOSE?
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IS YOUR CONSCIOUSNESS A SENSE?
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SELF & MIND
In what ways was THE BUDDHA the first psychologist?
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Karma and Genetics
SERIES III: ROOTS OF SPIRITUAL HISTORY
EXPLORING THE BEGINNING AND PURPOSE OF BUDDHISM (BUDDHIST STUDIES):
— Who Was the Buddha? Discovering His Lost History and His Cosmic Wisdom
— Exploring the Four Cosmologies of Buddha's Enlightenment
The Real Babylon and the Interfaith Magi:
The Ancient Search for a Divine Theory of Everything
The Legacy of Compassion:
Where Buddhist & Christian Scriptures Agree
The Source of Our Beliefs:
The Ancient Beliefs That Still Shape Us in Modern Times
SERIES IV: PATHS TO PERSONAL AWAKENING
Identity: Where Am I Heading?
Explore A Deeper View of Yourself That Will Naturally Transform Your Relationships
Navigation: The Software of Life:
Are You Aware of the Cosmic Operating System You Are Using to Think, Feel and Live?
Destination: Transformation of Consciousness Workshop:
Open the Door to Creativity, Harmony, Wisdom and Happiness