Tricyle Retreats

  • This Week in Retreat: Questioning Judgmental Buddhism and Feel-Good Buddhism Paid Member

    In the final week of Rita Gross's Tricycle Retreat, Buddhist History for Buddhist Practitioners, we have been discussing changes and innovations in Buddhism after the time of the historical Buddha. Rita chose a very interesting method for presenting this topic, in which she broke down later Buddhist developments into three categories: Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha, also known as The Three Jewels. By employing this method, Rita and the participants were able to touch on many subjects, from the issue of full female ordination, to the Bodhisattva vow, to Maitreya, The Buddha of the Future. One participant states, More »