Early Buddhist Meditation: A Philosophical Investigation

Given for the OCBS by Dr. Alex Wynne.

All talks and pdf material Copyright Alex Wynne 2018.

After each week’s sound file you will find a pdf with the powerpoint for that lecture.

Week 1 – Conceptual foundations: Sāriputta or Kaccāyana?


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Week 2 –  Māluṅkyaputta


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Week 3 – What did the Buddha mean by bare cognition’ (viññāṇa-matta)?


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Week 4 – Jhāna


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Week 5 – The Gateway


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