Now available – “The Life Of The Buddha” video teachings with Lama Tsultrim Allione. This Online Program consists of 5 video modules over 2.5 hours in total length that cover the historical Buddha’s life, with a focus on his early life as Siddhartha Gautama, leaving the palace and renouncing the luxuries of his early life, the Buddha’s Enlightenment, the time of his teachings & discipleship, and his final years and passing into Parinirvana. After taking this course, you will have learned about the Buddha’s life during the sixth and fourth centuries BCE.
The Life Of The Buddha looks at the biography of the historical Buddha, both before and after his Enlightenment. This timeless story provides a glimpse at the conditions that led to his decision to leave royal life in pursuit of spiritual awakening and freedom from suffering. With special attention paid to the female figures that influenced his path, like Sujata the dairy girl and his wife Yasodhara, Lama Tsultrim’s telling of this crucial story is rich with anecdotes and personal reflections, making it excellent both as a first exposure to Buddhism as well as a re-visiting of this beautiful ancient story.
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| With Lama Tsultrim Allione
Covers the philosophical evolution in Buddhist thought that occurred during the first and second centuries C.E., with more developed teachings on the nature of mind and an increased focus on the cultivation of altruism. This movement gave rise to what we now call the Mahayana, the Great Vehicle of Buddhism. In this vehicle, the goal of meditation practice shifted from the pursuit of individual liberation (pratimoksha) to the vast aspiration to liberate all beings from the bonds of suffering … More →
About the Teacher
Lama Tsultrim Allione is founder and resident lama of Tara Mandala. She is author of Women of Wisdom and Feeding Your Demons. Born in New England to an academic/publishing family, she traveled to India in her late teens and was ordained as a Buddhist nun at the age of 22 … More →