"Thus there is a politics of enlightenment, a set of strategies based on enlightened principles that maximize beings’ progress toward enlightenment. From its principles emerge sets of policies and practices that are an indispensable part of our progress toward enlightenment." Robert Thurman
In this thought-provoking lecture on the timeless subject of Politics and Enlightenment professor Thurman discusses the truth regarding the interconnection with personal freedom and political influence and control.
Inspired by his good friend the Dalai Lama, Thurman stands on Buddhism’s open reality, and thence takes us along with him into an expanded vision of the world, whether the sweep of history, the subtleties of the inner science of the psyche, or the wonders of the life of the heart
Total run time: 2 hours 24 minutes