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Wisdom Talks 3 – The Buddhist Trinities

In this episode of ‘Wisdom Talks’ John Barter helps us understand the beauty of the Buddha’s 2,500 year old teachings and its continued application and importance. He does this whilst discussing the fundamental Buddhist Trinities.

In this Episode:

  • Understanding the key Buddhist Trinities

The Fundamental Buddhist Trinity

1. The Buddha
2. The Dharma
3. The Sangha

The Three Characteristics of Existence

1. Annica (Impermanence)
2. Dukkha (Dissatisfaction and Suffering)
3. Annata (Void of any Permanent Self)

The Three Ill’s as a Trinity

1. Greed
2. Anger
3. Ignorance

The Practice Trinity

1. Sila (Morality)
2. Samadhi (Concentration)
3. Panna (Wisdom)

  • The business of running our life and what is needed and what’s important
  • The importance of the Eightfold Path and how it’s used to connect into life

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