Talk by Bruno Nua

Public Lecture "Passages from the Heart Sutra: The Main Philosophical Teachings of Mahayana Buddhism" by Bruno Nua Room 706, Boromratchakumari Bldg., Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University December 6, 2012, 1:30 to 3 pm More about Bruno at http://www.brunonua.com/

Heart Sutra

I planned to blog about the Heart Sutra for quite some time, and now I am attending a seminar at my Faculty and there is a computer at the back so I got the opportunity to write about it now. The key message of the Heart Sutra is nothing less than the key message of … Continue reading Heart Sutra

More of Nyima Dakpa Rinpoche on Happiness

Here is the remaining portion of Nyima Dakpa Rinpoche's talk on "Path to Happiness" at Chulalongkorn University that I talked about in the previous post. May all beings be happy and meet with causes of happiness! ** Ordinary relaxation depends on external situation, but real happiness comes from inner realization. This is what the Buddhas … Continue reading More of Nyima Dakpa Rinpoche on Happiness

What is Emptiness?

I have talked quite a lot in this blog about emptiness, but in the Buddhist sense. However, here is a lecture by Kim Greist from University of California at San Diego on precisely the same topic, but from the standpoint of contemporary physics. Are things in the end one and the same?