Category Archives: Path of Study

Mitra Karl – Resurrecting Yogacara

Yogacara or Mind-Only – Public Talk with Mitra Karl Nalandabodhi Philadelphia was happy to host Mitra Karl Brunnholzl for his recent public talk titled Resurrecting Yogic Insights: Yogacara or Mind Only? Mitra Karl’s talk was co-hosted by Temple University’s Center for the Humanities. The Tibetan tradition usually speaks of four Buddhist schools: Vaibhashika, Sautrantika, “Mind Only School,” and Madhyamika, […]

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Mahayana 300 – Heart of Daring

Mahayana Study in Philadelphia! Sundays 1 – 230 PM – Yoga on Main In the Nalandabodhi Path of Study, our studies of selflessness in the Hinayana are the jumping off point for understanding Mahayana selflessness, which broadens the notion beyond personal selflessness into the vastness of mahashunyata, or the “great emptiness.” The Mahayana Courses begin with […]

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Lojong Retreat with Acharya Lhakpa in Philadelphia

Seven Points of Mind Training – Lojong Retreat Join us as we conclude our study of the Seven Points of Mind Training/Lojong series with a short retreat led by Acharya Lhakpa. The Lojong slogans of the Seven Points of Mind Training teachings are pith instructions for working with our mind in everyday situations. The study and practice of […]

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An Evening with Mitra Tyler at Nalandabodhi Philadelphia

Mitra Dean Tyler at Nalandabodhi Philadelphia Nalandabodhi Philadelphia was honored to host Mitra Tyler recently for an intimate evening of teachings, singing and socializing. Mitra Tyler provided our Philly sangha with guidance as we make our way through the Nalandabodhi Paths of Study, Practice and Mindful Activity. In particular Mitra Tyler gave teachings on making […]

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Studying the Hinayana Teachings in Philadelphia!

Nalandabodhi Path of Study… Currently in Philadelphia we are studying the foundational teachings of the Buddhist tradition… From our main NB site: Buddhism is not a religion in the usual sense of the word. It is a method of investigation that allows you to work skillfully with the positive potentials and negative energies of your […]

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