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This Podcast is a free show about the Buddhism of Nichiren Daishonin. Jason and Karen are members of the Soka Gakkai. Every two weeks they take a Buddhist study point and do their best to make it easy to understand and of use to anyone who listens.
Practical Buddhism for living in the 21st Century, not beside a remote lake or mountainside but in the midst of daily life, with a job to do, a house to run and children to raise.

A Buddhist Podcast Jason Jarrett

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.7 • 255 Ratings

This Podcast is a free show about the Buddhism of Nichiren Daishonin. Jason and Karen are members of the Soka Gakkai. Every two weeks they take a Buddhist study point and do their best to make it easy to understand and of use to anyone who listens.
Practical Buddhism for living in the 21st Century, not beside a remote lake or mountainside but in the midst of daily life, with a job to do, a house to run and children to raise.

    The Gohonzon Dialogues: Part 3

    The Gohonzon Dialogues: Part 3

    Welcome to the show, thank you for taking the time to download and listen to this podcast about Nichiren Buddhism.
    Tonight we have the third in a series of dialogues about the Gohonzon. I'm delighted to have as my guests, Peter Morris from the Philippines and Luigi Finocchiaro from Japan.
    Please send any questions you have for us to @jasonjarrett on twitter.com and we will do our best to answer them on the show. 
    Have a fabulous week
    You can find books by Luigi Finocchiaro at Lulu.com - Search for Nichiren Mandala Study Workshop. Some are also available in Italian.

    • 2 hr 3 min
    The Gohonzon Dialogues: Part 2

    The Gohonzon Dialogues: Part 2

    Welcome to the show, thank you for taking the time to download and listen to this podcast about Nichiren Buddhism.
    Tonight we have the second in a series of dialogues about the Gohonzon. I'm delighted to have as my guests, Peter Morris from the Philippines and Luigi Finocchiaro from Japan.
    Please send any questions you have for us to @jasonjarrett on twitter.com and we will do our best to answer them on the show. 
    Have a fabulous week
    You can find books by Luigi Finocchiaro at Lulu.com - Search for Nichiren Mandala Study Workshop. Some are also available in Italian.

    • 1 hr 29 min
    The Gohonzon Dialogues

    The Gohonzon Dialogues

    Welcome to the show, thank you for taking the time to download and listen to this podcast about Nichiren Buddhism.
    Tonight we have the first in a series of dialogues about the Gohonzon. I'm delighted to have as my guests, Peter Morris from the Philippines and Luigi Finocchiaro from Japan.
    Please send any questions you have for us to @jasonjarrett on twitter.com and we will do our best to answer them on the show. 
    Have a fabulous week
    You can find books by Luigi Finocchiaro at Lulu.com - Search for Nichiren Mandala Study Workshop. Some are also available in Italian.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    An interview with a Gohonzon Scholar : Luigi Finochiarro

    An interview with a Gohonzon Scholar : Luigi Finochiarro

    Hello to everyone! Tonight we have the first of what I hope will be the first of many conversations with someone who has dedicated his life to the study of the Gohonzons inscribed by Nichiren. He is a published author and you can find some of his most extraordinary books on Lulu.com under the Nichiren Mandala Study Workshop - sometimes under the pen name Ken Mandara

    • 49 min
    Gosho Reading - The Opening of the Eyes, part 7

    Gosho Reading - The Opening of the Eyes, part 7

    Thank you for downloading the show! Today we read Part 7 of  7 of the reading of Nichiren Daishonin's famous treatise, The Opening of the Eyes. This part starts on page 279 of the Major Writings of Nichiren Daishonin Volume 1, if you want to follow along!
    You can also get a link to the PDF from the SGI USA Website

    • 42 min
    Gosho Reading - The Opening of the Eyes, part 6

    Gosho Reading - The Opening of the Eyes, part 6

    Thank you for downloading the show! Today we read Part 6 of  7 of the reading of Nichiren Daishonin's famous treatise, The Opening of the Eyes. This part starts on page 272 of the Major Writings of Nichiren Daishonin Volume 1, if you want to follow along!
    You can also get a link to the PDF from the SGI USA Website

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
255 Ratings

255 Ratings

tardisduck ,

Thank you so much

My email to you bounced back but I want to thank you so much for your hard work and dedication crafting each episode. They're calming, constructive and informative. Take good care, stay safe. Love from Portland, OR. -Dani DeRosa

coronabuddhist ,

Wonderful podcast

Thank you so much for your insight. You’ve really helped me understand my Buddhist practice so much more clearly. I’m so glad to have found this podcast! I recommend it to others every chance I get!

ProfessorMEW ,

Great!

I just want to express my deepest appreciation for this podcast and all of the insight and knowledge I've gained from listening to it. Great job Jason for producing such a quality podcast that teaches about Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhism! Will definitely share this with friends and family and I hope this podcast continues to grow! I am glad to see you have brought the podcast back despise all the challenges and struggles you have gone through.

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