In this episode Professor Thurman examines the twelve verse summary of the Buddhist path as found the 12th Century “Essence of Eloquence” transcribed to Jey Tsongkapa by Manjushri in 1396-1397. Using personal stories & tales from the life of the Buddha Professor Thurman elucidates the liberty & opportunity afforded during one’s life. Includes a short guided meditation & dialog with retreat participants.
This recording is an excerpt from the “Wisdom of Love & Devotion” Retreat with Krishna Das + Robert AF Thurman at Menla Mountain Retreat, November 2016.
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