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A State of Mind

119 EpisodesProduced by Julian RoyceWebsite

We feature provocative, in depth conversations leading thinkers on topics including meditation and mindfulness, non-dual spirituality, psychedelics, psychology, ecology and sustainability and eudomainia or genuine happiness: how to co-create a more loving and thriving world. Guests so far include au… read more

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Luminous Awareness with the Buddhist Scholar and Practitioner Pema Duddul

Pema Duddul shares about his life and practice of the Buddhist dharma. He is the author of the recently published book 'Luminous Awareness.'




Introduction: 0:00 - 12:45

Conversation with Pima Duddul starts: 13:05

Partial List of Topics


  • His early discovery of Buddhism around age 11 and recognition that he was already a Buddhist
  • Pema Duddul shares about his meditation and spiritual path
  • Simplicity in practice versus ritual
  • Importance of the Bardo teachings
  • Ngondro or preliminary practices in Buddhism
  • Psychedelics/ ethics/ 5 precepts including the precept against taking intoxicants
  • Guru Yoga
  • Orientalism 
  • Racist views 
  • Karma
  • Is this benefit or harm? Look yourself and determine it. 


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