About :: Mission

While plotting and planning the podcast, it quickly became apparent that focus was going to be a problem! So I borrowed a little-cared-for buzzword from the corporate world, finally finding use for it: The Mission Statement. Though, in all fairness, I'm sure upper management finds use in quantifying the Mission. And since that's kinda the role I'm in this time around, it makes some sense. Though it pains me to say it.

So, bearing that in mind, here are a few points to use as the Mission Statement for The Secular Buddhist podcast:

Notice some redundancy? Yeah, me too. Some of that is a nod to the repetitive nature of the Pali discourses, part of it is a very real desire to not lose sight of who the audience is as times goes on. Here are a few explanations of what you find in the Mission Statement above: