Right-Wing Dharma Squads
Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part X)

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part X)

May 15, 2020

DK, AT, and YM conclude their discussion of the MMK.

Buddhism and Nationalism

Buddhism and Nationalism

April 30, 2020

DK, AT, and YM discuss the relationship between Buddhism and nationalism.

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part IX)

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part IX)

April 23, 2020

Part IX of the ongoing series on the MMK, covering Chapters 21, 22, and 23.

Impermanence and Death

Impermanence and Death

April 8, 2020

AT, YM, and DK discuss impermanence and death in the time of SARS 2.

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part VIII)

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part VIII)

March 17, 2020

Aura, Yamnaya Mindset, and DK continue their discussion of the MMK, Chapters 18-20.

“Buddhist” Progressivism
Perennialism (with Jan de Maansnijder)

Perennialism (with Jan de Maansnijder)

February 26, 2020

Aura, Yamnaya Mindset, and special guest Jan de Maansnijder discuss Perennialism, esoteric traditionalism, Rene Guenon, and related topics.

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part VII)

Nāgārjuna’s “Root Verses of the Middle Way” (Part VII)

February 12, 2020

Dharmakirti, Aura, and Yamnaya Mindset use Nagarjuna's verses on Action and its Fruit as a launching point for a wide-ranging discussion about karma. What is karma, how does it work, and how can we use our knowledge of the law of karma to benefit ourselves and others?

Nagarjuna's Root Verses of the Middle Way

https://amazon.com/Nagarjunas-Middle-Way-Mulamadhyamakakarika-Classics/dp/1614290504

The Abhidharma

https://encyclopediaofbuddhism.org/wiki/Abhidharma

Essay on Karma

https://accesstoinsight.org/lib/authors/thanissaro/karma.html

RWDS on Samsara ("samsaric existence")

https://podbean.com/eu/pb-rm6sz-ce7f08

Cartesian Mind-Body Dualism

https://iep.utm.edu/descmind/#H4

Citta ("heart-mind")

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Citta

Civilian plane shot down in Iran

https://bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-51073621

Vajrasttva purification meditation

http://fpmt-osel.org/meditate/vjrstva.htm

Ajaan Lee's steps for creating good feelings in meditation

https://accesstoinsight.org/lib/thai/lee/inmind.html#method2

The Five Skandhas

https://encyclopediaofbuddhism.org/wiki/Five_skandhas

Buddhist Texts

Buddhist Texts

January 30, 2020

Aura, Yamnaya Mindset, and DK discuss the various facets of the Buddhist textual tradition

Samsara

Samsara

January 7, 2020

Aura, Yamnaya Mindset, and DK discuss the nature of cyclic existence and Buddhist cosmology.

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