Bob Thurman Podcast: Buddhas Have More Fun!

Bob Thurman Podcast: Buddhas Have More Fun!


Latest Episodes

A Tibet House US | Menla Conversation with Dr. David Kittay & Robert Thurman- Ep. 281
January 13, 2022

In this episode Robert Thurman is joined by fellow Tibetan language translator, author, and inner-science adventurer, Dr. David Kittay for a conversation on bliss, everyday ethics, contemporary Buddhi

Bridging Body, Mind & Breath with Yoga Wisdom – Ep. 280
January 07, 2022

Sharing insights from his study of “The Flower Ornament Sutra” and his exploration of the Bhakti devotion tradition with Krishna Das, Robert Thurman gives a teaching on the value of generous, selfless

Hey Noble Ones: Jesus, Avalokiteshvara and All Buddhas – Ep. 279
December 29, 2021

Beginning this episode with a reading from “The Tibetan Book of the Dead: The Great Book of Natural Liberation Through Understanding in the Between” Professor Thurman uses his translation as a guide t

Wisdom, Empathy, and Compassion: Shantideva’s Gifts to the World – Ep. 278
December 15, 2021

Using the sixth and eighth chapters of Shantidevas A Guide to the Bodhisattvas Way of Life as a guide Professor Thurman in this episode gives a teaching on the development of compassion and explores t

Expressing Gratitude, Compassion and Generosity – Ep. 277
December 07, 2021

In this episode Robert Thurman shares an inspirational message of gratitude, compassion and hope for listeners of all faiths, backgrounds, and situations. Opening with an introduction to the Bodhisatt

Tibet House US Menla Conversation with Philip Goldberg and Robert Thurman – Ep. 276
November 25, 2021

Opening with a recommendation of Spiritual Practice for Crazy Times by Philip Goldberg, Robert Thurman in this episode sits down with its author for a far ranging discussion on Western Spirituality, M

Tibet House US Menla Conversation with Laura Galloway & Robert Thurman – Ep. 274
October 31, 2021

In this heart centered conversation spanning from the remote Arctic communities of Norway to the compassionate wisdom contained in everyone, Robert Thurman is joined by author and explorer of inner an

Chicken and the Egg: Bardos, Buddhas and Buddhist Cosmology – Ep. 273
October 25, 2021

Opening the imaginative gateways using the miss-titled Tibetan Book of the Dead as his guide, Robert Thurman in this episode gives a teaching on the Buddhist perspective on the origins of the universe

The Four Noble Truths & Buddha’s Three Vehicles – Ep. 272
October 10, 2021

In this episode Robert Thurman invites all sensitive beings to explore the Buddhas discovery of the interrelated blissful nature of reality through a close line reading of The Dharmacakrapravartana Su

Millennial Consciousness: Bliss & Buddhaverses – Ep. 271
September 27, 2021

Using “The Vimalakirti Sutra” as a guide Robert Thurman gives an introduction to the historical Buddhas insight into the blissful nature of reality and to the practical tools of positive transformatio