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Dharma Talks
2005-05-01 Unlearning Permanence 37:52
  Jose Reissig
This talk starts with an introduction on the futility of amassing knowledge. It then examines the genesis of our implicit belief in the permanence of things, and explores ways to unlearn it.
Philadelphia Meditation Center

2005-05-01 Unlearning Clinging 34:43
  Jose Reissig
Unlearning clinging is a corollary of unlearning permanence. This is so because clinging is futile as long as what we cling to is impermanent.
New York Insight Meditation Center

2005-05-01 Unlearning Me 45:55
  Jose Reissig
As the Buddha showed, clinging gives birth to the I. The I, in turn, keeps puffing itself up by further clinging. When we understand that this generates nothing but suffering, we are ready to unlearn the I, that is the "Me."
Philadelphia Meditation Center

2005-04-30 How, Not What - Life As Rhythm 36:51
  Achaan Sucitto
Grasping experiences life as "things." This brings stress. To handle radical insubstantiality, we attune to rhythm, energy—breathing.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2005-04-29 Meditation Processes 57:40
  Achaan Sucitto
Finding a base in the present and releasing into the flow of experience.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2005-04-28 Satipatthana Sutta - part 18 - Mindfulness Of Dhamma: Hindrances - Restlessness 57:07
  Joseph Goldstein
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge
In collection Satipatthana Sutta Series

2005-04-28 Cleansing The Heart Of Impression 1:19:28
  Achaan Sucitto
Contact brings impressions into the heart, which gets retrained at an involuntary level and affect our immediate response to life in terms of fear, mistrust, desire. There are ways of clearing this—the result is joy.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2005-04-27 Working With Sankhara 65:01
  Achaan Sucitto
We experience life through somatic, emotive, & psychological sensitivity that adopts patterns. Practice is about releasing old afflicted patterns.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2005-04-27 Velcro Mind, Teflon Mind, Releasing Difficult Emotion 59:10
  Adrianne Ross
How to work with and transform difficult mind states and emotions.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center (Yucca Valley)

2005-04-27 Nothing Doing 48:51
  Ajahn Punnadhammo
Meditation practice as a process of continual simplification, the ideal being to do nothing at all.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Monastic Retreat

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