John Peacock

John Peacock is a retired academic and a Buddhist practitioner for over fifty years. He initially trained in the Tibetan Gelugpa tradition in India and subsequently studied Theravada in Sri Lanka. He lectured in philosophy at the University of Manchester, Buddhist Studies at the University of Bristol and finally became co-director of the Masters degree in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy at the University of Oxford.

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The Spiral to Freedom: How Dependent Arising Leads to Nibbana

A number of Buddhist discourses describe a pattern of wholesome qualities that build upon each other. These qualities create a path that spirals upwards toward spiritual and psychological freedom. We call these discourses the spiral texts. Join Akincano Weber and John Peacock as they uncover a profound Buddhist teaching that has been hiding in plain sight.

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Dependent Arising course teachers Akincano Weber, Christina Feldman, John Peacock and Stephen Batchelor.

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Dependent Arising

Dive deep into the Buddha's profound and freeing teaching of dependent arising with the founders of Bodhi College.

with Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock and Akincano Weber

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The Four Noble Truths

In his very first teaching, the historical Buddha pointed out the obvious: life is full of suffering. He then taught what have come to be known as "the four noble truths," essentially a roadmap to navigate that suffering. Join teachers Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Akincano Weber, who invite us to critically investigate these four truths for ourselves, seeing how they manifest in our own lived experience and apply to our modern world.

with Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Akincano Weber

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Mindfulness: Its Origins, Purpose, and Transformational Power

It's easy to lose sight of what mindfulness actually is amid all the hype and noise. Join four renowned teachers, who will offer clarity about what mindfulness is, why it's important, and what role this practice played in the historical Buddha's awakening.

with Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Akincano Weber

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