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Does Buddhism get in the way of practicing the dharma?

  • Wellington Friends’ Centre 7 Moncrieff Street Mount Victoria, Wellington New Zealand (map)

After a short meditation, best-selling author and Buddhist teacher Stephen Batchelor will be Zooming in from southwest France to give a short talk and take our questions.

Speaking on the topic of ‘Does Buddhism get in the way of practicing the dharma?’, he will explore the difference between Buddhism and the dharma in the light of a secular approach to understanding and putting into practice what Gotama taught.

Stephen’s website is at Find out about Stephen’s recent book After Buddhism by downloading the talk given at the launch of the Spanish edition here.



You can watch a video recording of this talk, and the ensuing discussion, here: