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Monday, May 03, 2010

The Dhamma Brothers.

This Sunday, May 9th on the American T.V. Channel PBS there will be a documentary on inmates at a maximum security prison who are studying Buddhist meditation.

It is titled, "The Dhamma Brothers." Check your local listings for times. In the Mountain Time Zone (U.S.) where I live it will air from 1:00a.m. to 2:00a.m.

I believe it's a re-airing of the original program but still might be of interest to you. I haven't seen it yet, so I'm looking forward to it.

~Peace to all beings~

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8 comments:

elaine4queen said...

i saw it in the cinema. it's great.

Paris said...

thanks for sharing this... would you happen to know if it's on dvd yet? I'd love to watch this!

They call him James Ure said...

Paris:

I'm not sure but it probably is on DVD. If you have Netflix then they might have it.

tamalita said...

After viewing the powerful and inspiring film: The Dhamma Brothers, I enrolled in a 10 day Vipassana course. After the course, I was moved to contact one of the Dhamma Brothers, Grady Bankhead.
Over time, my husband and I have become friends and included Grady in our extended family.
Grady's life story and spiritual journey is presented on his web site at: http://vipassana-dhammabrother.com
We are proud to call Grady Bankhead our Dhamma Brother.
Namaste,
Andre

Abbey said...

The DVD and a book of letters written by the Dhamma Brothers is available for purchase on the Dhamma Brothers website: http://www.dhammabrothers.com/BuyDVD.htm

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BM said...

You may have already watched this documentary. But if you haven't I truly recommend you to watch it. It's really touching and inspiring.

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