Here’s a 62 min recorded video Dhamma-related conversation (267MB .mp4).
Topics: devas, meditation, jhanas, chakras, consciousness, perspective, senses, planes of existence, cosmology, mythology, beliefs, religion, medieval perspective, art, sensuality, transcendence, Brahma, samsara, Sakka, Suyama, 3 Sanshi of Taoism, cunning, skepticism, evolutionary success
- devanussati, meditation on the Devas, 5 faculties, especially faith, and balancing it with wisdom, saddha, Theravada Buddhist Cosmology in the Suttas, Commentaries, Vissudhimagga
- “Truth vs Reality: How we evolved to survive, not to see what’s really there”, by Donald Hoffman, transcript
- “Do We See Reality as it is?”, by Donald Hoffman
- “THE BUDDHIST COSMOS: A Comprehensive Survey of the Early Buddhist Worldview; according to Theravāda and Sarvsātivāda sources”, by Punnadhammo Mahāthero”
- The 3 Sanshi, or 3 Corpses of Taoism