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How to learn Buddhist tantra

October 6th, 2021

Meditation risks, safety, goals, methods

Meditation, usually beneficial, can have negative effects too—sometimes catastrophic ones.

February 3rd, 2021

Vividness has structure

The Vividness web site now has a coherent organization!

January 1st, 2021

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November 11th, 2020

Some preliminaries: ngöndro

July 5th, 2019

Reinventing Buddhist Tantra: Annotated Table of Contents

April 24th, 2019

Enlightenments beyond the Enlightenment

March 27th, 2019

Yidams: a godless approach, naturally!

February 9th, 2017

Buddhist tantra is not about techniques

February 3rd, 2017

Imperfect Buddha podcast

January 8th, 2017

Two podcasts: Rebuilding the ruined city of Buddhism

May 19th, 2016

Tröma Nakmo, Bhutanese feminism, and modern Vajrayana

December 17th, 2015

A Trackless Path: Dzogchen in plain English

December 1st, 2015

Emptiness, form, and Dzogchen ethics

November 27th, 2015

What the Buddha REALLY said

November 25th, 2015

Ben Joffe: Ngakpas and ngakmas in exile

November 7th, 2015

Consensus Buddhism: what's left

October 25th, 2015

Better Buddhisms: A developmental approach

October 16th, 2015

Developing ethical, social, and cognitive competence

October 12th, 2015

“Buddhist ethics”: a Tantric critique

October 9th, 2015