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  1. New forum topics welcome
  2. Improving my understanding of the dharma.
  3. Stratification
  4. A secular approach to Dhamma teachings
  5. About this forum (please read)
  6. What is Secular Buddhism
  7. Mindfulness is powerful but keep religion out of it.
  8. Life's Meandering Path
  9. Sam Harris & Joseph Goldstein talk about meditation
  10. Is there a Fundamental contradiction at the heart of Buddhism?
  11. What's your definition of an independent Buddhist ?
  12. Can we inherit experiences?
  13. Sam Harris-The Self is an Illusion
  14. "Rebirth is Neither Plausible nor Salient"
  15. Secular approaches are Taoism?
  16. "The afterlife is a false consolation"
  17. "The Very Idea of Buddhist History"
  18. The Dhammapada and science
  19. A Philosophical Assessment of Secular Buddhism
  20. Instant Karma's gonna get you
  21. John Peacock on the role of Ethics in Buddhist practice
  22. Moving from a Japanese liturgical Buddhist practice to independent practice
  23. Wisdom of the Buddha
  24. Alternate Karma Theory?
  25. All Good Intentions: But does Sam Harris have what it takes to be Buddhist?
  26. Literalism Metaphor and Mystery
  27. "Classical Buddhism"and "Secular Buddhism".
  28. An Interview with Stephen Batchelor
  29. It is Always Now - Sam Harris
  30. A view of secularism
  31. D.I.Y Buddhism: What's New Now?
  32. Interview with Stephen Batchelor in Hamburg
  33. The Everyday Sublime
  34. Who Was This Buddha Guy?
  35. to bow or not to bow?
  36. Nibbana/Nirvana
  37. The Ambivalent Religion: An Alternate History of Mahāyānism.
  38. After Buddhism: Embrace Life, Let Go of What Arises, See its Ceasing, Act!
  39. Am I a believer?
  40. A new Buddhist sect ?
  41. Products of a doctrinal and literary evolution ?
  42. Chronology and Buddhism
  43. Merit accumulation & transference
  44. Against Merciful Lies
  45. Basing practice on beliefs?
  46. Self, Continuity and Morality
  47. Purification practice
  48. How the Doctrine of Kamma Changes Over Time
  49. Karma and Rebirth: The Basics
  50. Secular buddhism for kids : when to start ?
  51. Question about the nature of things in meditation
  52. Resistance to scholastic and historical investigation
  53. Substance and Structure
  54. Awakening in the Real World
  55. There is no gender
  56. Adopting traditions, rituals and beliefs
  57. Searle on Consciousness & Implications for Buddhism
  58. euthanasia
  59. Letting go
  60. True & False: Dharma After the Western Enlightenment
  61. Atheist engagement with Buddhism....
  62. Has Buddhism become too intellectual ?
  63. Natural Buddhism
  64. Online course with Stephen Batchelor
  65. The Skeptics Guide To Rebirth
  66. Ecology vs Buddhism : Seeing Politics in 10,000 years of context
  67. Ancient Meditation & Modern Misrepresentation
  68. Ritual Purity
  69. Freedom from constraints
  70. Know Yourself-Know Others
  71. A Buddhist Perspective on Sex
  72. Secular Buddhism
  73. "A Secular Buddhist"
  74. so, I've been thinking
  75. Approaches to Practice: Secular Buddhism?
  76. Buddhist philology and the Heart Sutra
  77. Comparative Contemplation
  78. Critical Thinking
  79. Buddhist beliefs and practices
  80. Karma and Rebirth Defined
  81. There’s a misogynist aspect of Buddhism ....
  82. Do you believe this?
  83. Comparing Early Greek and Buddhist Thought
  84. Stephen Batchelor
  85. Is Belief in Rebirth a Necessity for Buddhist Practice?
  86. Clinging to Views and Opinions
  87. Buddhism and Humanism
  88. Miracles and the Supernatural
  89. What is Buddhist Awakening?
  90. Different approaches to rebirth beliefs
  91. "objects of western fantasy" ?
  92. What is Buddhist enlightenment?
  93. Beyond scientific materialism and religious belief
  94. What did the Buddha say about prayer?
  95. One way the Dharma can bite us
  96. heterophenomenology
  97. An Interview with Stephen Batchelor
  98. Considering Karma
  99. Two Fundamental Issues
  100. Was the Buddha a Philosopher?
  101. Did the Buddha really have a family ?
  102. Knowledge and Wisdom
  103. Eternalism and Nihilism
  104. Holding Both the Ultimate and the Conventional
  105. The Dalai Lama's Secular Turn
  106. How Compassion Became Empathy
  107. An agnostic position towards death
  108. Is Buddhism Pessimistic?
  109. The Three Schools of Buddhism
  110. What has been your personal experience of Buddhism?
  111. Against Karma
  112. How would you know if someone else was enlightened?
  113. Moment to Moment Dependent Origination
  114. Paticcasamuppada - Practical Dependent Origination.
  115. Anatta and Rebirth
  116. Against Karma: Suffering and Justice
  117. I've been thinking...
  118. Buddhism and Western Philosophy
  119. Concerning Birth (Buddhadasa)