We are here to share Won Buddhism dharma talks. Won Buddhism makes Buddha’s teaching relevant and suitable to contemporary society.
A rock sits listening to the sound of a stream. - Rev. Deokho Kim
Dharma Talk by Rev. Deokho Kim (January 29, 2023)
Self Compassion: Learn How to Face Yourself as You Are - Rev. Jieun Lee
Dharma Talk by Rev. Jieun Lee (January 22, 2023)
The Essentials of Won Buddhism by Michael Macklin
This year, practitioners at the North Carolina Temple are focusing their study on "Doctrine" from the "The Scripture of the Founding Master." Long time practitioner, Michael Macklin (HyoungSan), introduces us to Won Buddhism's essential teachings, which knit together Śākyamuni Buddha's instruction with the truth of Il-Won-Sang (one circle image).
The Great Way Reaches Everywhere by Rev. WonGong
What, exactly, is Won Buddhism, and how does it contribute to the lives of sentient beings? We already have great religions like Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism. Rev. WonGong of the North Carolina Temple elucidates how Won Buddhism synthesizes the best parts of these wisdom traditions into the "Threefold Practice" of Cultivation, Inquiry, and Choice in Action. See just how Il-Won, one circle, symbolizes this practice into a wholistic, "...great Way that reaches everywhere."
A Meditation Technique for Winter by Rev. WonGong
What, exactly, is a "DahnJon" (Dantien) and how can it vitalize our meditation? Rev. WonGong translates this Asian concept into a concrete practice that helps us burn our abundant thought-wood in the fireplace of our breathing steam engines.
Breaking Out Of Your Shell - Rev. Jay Hwang
Dharma Talk by Rev. Jay Hwang (December 11, 2022)
Practical every-day stuff
No fluff or voodoo, lots of practical practice advice that makes a difference in my every-day life.
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