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Here you will find recordings of lectures given for the OCBS.

The imaginary mass murderer who owes his existence to ignorance of Pali.

A lecture given by Professor Richard Gombrich for the OCBS on 11 May 2015.


Shadows of a former Self: the True Self taught by the Tathagatagarbha Literature

A lecture given by Mr Chris Jones for the OCBS on 2 March, 2015.


Buddhism and violence in the world today

A talk given by Prof Richard Gombrich for the OCBS on 28 April 2014.

Prof Gombrich has supplied this talk as a pdf.  

You can read it by clicking here.


Previous Lectures Archive

Due to space requirements we are not currently able to maintain all of the lectures online.  Please refer to our previous lectures listed below that are available as podcasts from our archive.  If there is one in particular you would like to hear then please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to request it.


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