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WISDOM ACADEMY LIVE

The newest courses from Wisdom Academy, often featuring engagement with the instructor.

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    Buddhist Philosophy in Depth, Part 1

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    In this groundbreaking course, immerse yourself in the treasury of Buddhist wisdom with Professor Jay Garfield, renowned philosopher, translator, and expert on Buddhist philosophy.
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    Restricted Dzogchen Teachings, Part 4: The Sharp Vajra of Conscious Awareness Tantra

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    Discover the depths of the Dzogchen tradition's approach to awakening, the pristine purity of unborn awareness, in this second installment of commentary and heart advice on Düdjom Lingpa's famed Sharp Vajra of Conscious Awareness Tantra. 
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WISDOM ACADEMY SELF-STUDY

Courses to take at your pace, on your schedule.

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    Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions

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    In this course with Ven. Thubten Chodron, strengthen your knowledge and practice of Buddhism by understanding its varied traditions—how they came to be, what makes them different from each other, and what they have in common.
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    Cultivating Emotional Balance

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    Discover greater happiness and well-being using insights and methods drawn from both Western psychology and Buddhist contemplative practices in this course with Tibetan Buddhist teacher B. Alan Wallace and second-generation emotion researcher Dr. Eve Ekman.
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    The Dharma of Social and Ecological Engagement

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    Join renowned teacher David Loy to explore the path that joins current social and ecological concerns with the timeless wisdom of the Buddha.
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    Restricted Dzogchen Teachings, Part 3: The Sharp Vajra of Conscious Awareness Tantra

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    Discover the depths of the Dzogchen tradition's approach to awakening, the pristine purity of unborn awareness, with line-by-line commentary and heart advice on Düdjom Lingpa's famed Sharp Vajra of Conscious Awareness Tantra. 
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    The Three Turnings of the Wheel of Dharma

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    Discover the powerful teachings in this classic framework of Buddhist philosophy with two respected scholars and come away with a deeper foundation in the Buddhadharma.
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    Restricted Dzogchen Teachings, Part 2: Buddhahood Without Meditation

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    Receive detailed oral commentaries from renowned Tibetan Buddhist teacher Alan Wallace on one of the five classic Dzogchen treatises by Düdjom Lingpa: Buddhahood Without Meditation.
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    The Four Applications of Mindfulness

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    Explore the very nature of reality and human experience through the Buddha's quintessential teachings on the four applications of mindfulness.
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    Introduction to Feng Shui

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    Explore the world of feng shui with Ven. Jampa Ludrup and learn how this ancient art can transform your space and your life.
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    Restricted Dzogchen Teachings, Part 1: The Foolish Dharma of an Idiot Clothed in Mud and Feathers

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    Receive detailed oral commentaries from renowned Tibetan Buddhist teacher Alan Wallace on one of the five classic Dzogchen treatises by Düdjom Lingpa: The Foolish Dharma of an Idiot Clothed in Mud and Feathers.
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    Introduction to Dzogchen

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    Respected scholar and practitioner B. Alan Wallace, PhD, teaches an advanced introductory course on the Tibetan tradition of Dzogchen, or “Great Perfection.” Based on his translation of Düdjom Lingpa’s classic Foolish Dharma of an Idiot Clothed in Mud and Feathers, you’ll learn meditation techniques and philosophy from Dr. Wallace that will ground you in this unique and beautiful tradition.
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