HYEF Dharma Talk Series
Humanistic Buddhism is the integration of our spiritual practice into all aspects of our daily lives.
The Buddha’s teachings are as relevant in the modern world today as they were 2500 years ago. The Hsing Yun Education Foundation believes that everyone can benefit from this time-tested wisdom regardless of their backgrounds.
In the HYEF Dharma Talk series, we bring eminent speakers and elders from Fo Guang Shan Monastery to speak on the Buddhist Dharma in public talks, forums, and dialogues. These talks aim to make the ancient wisdom of Buddhism accessible, relevant, and applicable to our modern life.
Venerable Hui Kuan, Director of Guangzhong Culture and Education Center in Beijing, spoke to an audience of 550 on “Venerable Master Hsing Yun and Humanistic Buddhism” in Sydney on 21st October 2017. In his talk, Venerable Hui Kuan emphasised that “Humanistic Buddhism” is Buddhism, it is returning to the original intent of the Buddha. Advocating Humanistic Buddhism is a remedy for the deviations in traditional Buddhism and helps people to understand Buddhism in a new light. Through Humanistic Buddhism, one learns to understand and embrace life itself, actualise the goodness of life and resolve issues of life and death. …