Donate  |   Contact

The greatest gift is the
gift of the teachings
 
Dharma Talks
2008-07-02 Conscious Activity 1:19:34
  Tara Brach
Most meditation guidance is aimed at formal sitting practice. Yet we spend much of our lives "doing" activities and often, in a way that lacks presence. This talk explores the practical ways that we can transform ego-based doing into activity that is aligned with our heart and expresses our natural creativity, joy and wisdom.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2008-07-02 Equanimity - The Ocean Of Experience 50:22
  Larry Yang
The last of the seven factors of awakening. What is equanimity as a practice and how does it impact communities who have experienced trauma.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center People of Color Retreat

2008-07-02 What Is The Jhana Practice? #1 66:22
  Tina Rasmussen
This talk includes: how the jhanas fit into Buddhist practice; overview of the entire samatha practice; the three types of concentration; and differences from other practices.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge July 2008 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2008-07-02 What Is The Jhana Practice? #1 66:22
  Stephen Snyder
This talk was given by both Tina Rasmussen and Stephen Snyder: how the jhanas fit into Buddhist practice; overview of the entire samatha practice; the three types of concentration; and differences from other practices.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge July 2008 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2008-07-01 Tranquility And Concentration 53:07
  Gina Sharpe
Two necessary factors in realizing the already awakened mind.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center People of Color Retreat

2008-06-30 Energy And Joy 62:39
  Bhante Buddharakkhita
Energy is a factor that is useful for preventing or overcoming unwholesome states of mind and for cultivating wholesome states of mind. A joyful mind is a natural outcome of this unfolding prcess that leads to freedom and enlightenment.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center People of Color Retreat

2008-06-28 Happiness: Not Forgetting The Gladness Of Heart In Practice 58:06
  James Baraz
Abhayagiri Monastery

2008-06-28 Happiness: Not Forgetting The Gladness Of Heart In Practice 1:11:21
  James Baraz
Abhayagiri Monastery

2008-06-28 Working With Papanca And Self-View 61:10
  Mark Coleman
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Mindfulness Training for Yoga Teachers

2008-06-28 Releasing, Receiving and Awakening Our Life - A Dana Retreat 48:48
  Yanai Postelnik
This is the opening talk for a retreat that aims to integrate the practice of meditation with the ideas and doctrines that support and illuminate such practice. This talk also includes Stephen Batchelor.
Gaia House Releasing Receiving And Awakening Our Life A Dana Retreat

Creative
                             Commons Logo