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General forum on the teachings of all schools of Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism. Topics specific to one school are best posted in the appropriate sub-forum.
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Last post What is the objective of Mahayana Buddhist practice?
by jundo cohen
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:38 am
Forum for discussion of Tibetan Buddhism. Questions specific to one school are best posted in the appropriate sub-forum.
Subforums: Dzogchen, Nyingma, Mahamudra, Kagyu, Sakya, Gelug, Jonang, Chod, Bön, Buddhist Tantra Talk
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Last post Changpa - one of 8 dharmapalas of Marpa Lotsawa -any idea?
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:06 pm
East Asian Buddhism
Forum for discussion of East Asian Buddhism. Questions specific to one school are best posted in the appropriate sub-forum.
Subforums: Zen, Chan, Seon, Rinzai, Soto, Pure Land, Tendai, Nichiren, Shingon
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Last post SGI home study program?
Tue Feb 09, 2016 1:57 pm
Discuss and learn about the traditional Mahayana scriptures, without assuming that any one school ‘owns’ the only correct interpretation.
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Last post Regression possible when practising the Lotus Sutra?
Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:09 am
A forum for those wishing to discuss Buddhist history and teachings in the Western academic manner, referencing appropriate sources.
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Last post A History of Buddhist Ritual
Sun Feb 07, 2016 5:02 pm
Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
If you're new to the forum or new to Buddhism, this is the best place for your questions. Responses require moderator approval before they are visible.
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Last post Theravadin in love with Om Mani Padme Hum
Sat Feb 06, 2016 12:10 am
Dharma in Everyday Life
General discussion, particularly exploring the Dharma in the modern world.
[N.B. This is the forum that was called ‘Exploring Buddhism’. The new name simply describes it better.]
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Last post Result of good deeds?
Tue Feb 09, 2016 12:31 pm
Here we can publicise upcoming dharma events (talks, retreats, webcasts, etc).
Subforums: North America (USA & Canada), Central & South America, Europe, Asia/Pacific, Australia/NZ, Africa
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Last post NYC: Khachab Rinpoche Vll - Mahamudra & Tantra
Mon Feb 08, 2016 11:56 pm
Post sayings or stories from Buddhist traditions which you find interesting, inspiring or useful. (Your own stories are welcome on DW, but in the Creative Writing or Personal Experience forums rather than here.)
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Last post Footprints on the Journey: Internet Surfing- Khenpo Sodargye
Sun Feb 07, 2016 7:40 am
Pictures of revered teachers, places, rupas, temples, shrine rooms etc. that bring inspiration to our members. Pilgrimage advice etc.
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Last post Garden of 1000 Buddhas
Mon Jan 25, 2016 10:34 am
Discussion of meditation in the Mahayana and Vajrayana traditions.
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Last post Meditation in Nature
Thu Jan 28, 2016 6:34 pm
A forum for discussion of Buddhist ethics.
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Last post Discipline for the sake of discipline?
Mon Feb 08, 2016 10:26 pm
Discuss the application of the Dharma to situations of social, political, environmental and economic suffering and injustice.
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Last post Prison Ministry Discussion wth Myokei Shonin (Nichiren Shu)
Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:37 pm
Prayers and Aspirations
Requesting and offering prayers and aspirations for those in need.
Subforum: Dāna for Dharma
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Last post Offer to carry and entrust prayers on pilgrimage in May
by 石正 Marcus
Fri Feb 05, 2016 6:06 am
Wellness, Diet and Fitness
A place to discuss health and fitness, including healthy diets, etc.
Subforums: Alternative Health, Tibetan Medicine
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Last post The TM equivalent of xanax
Wed Feb 03, 2016 5:32 pm
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