Ausgehend vom Sutta über den Pfeil beleuchtet der Vortrag die zentrale Rolle von Vedana (Gefühlstönungen) und der Reaktion darauf in der Entstehung von Leiden. Indem wir die Vergänglichkeit von Vedana erkennen, gewinnen wir innere Freiheit.
Joining James to discuss his work is Gautham Prabu, co-founder of FSHM an NGO for social transformation whose work has primarily supported Dalits (formerly India's "Untouchable" caste) many of whom have become become Buddhist practitioners and the Tamil Buddhist Society based in Tamil Nadu, India. He is a member of International Network of En
After a review of our first three sessions, exploring three ways that “things are not as they appear,” we explore how there is typically a sense that we are given a world of solid, separate individual beings and objects . We focus here on the counter-understanding related to selves and beings, that the nature of the self is “empty,” as developed in the teaching of anattā or not-self.