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Dharma Talks
2011-10-26 Getting Down to Direct Experience III 63:07
  Donald Rothberg
Building on the last two sessions, we explore three inter-related aspects of ignorance or confusion: 1. How we move away from direct experience, especially because of reactivity. 2. How we develop, personally and collectively, unconscious material;and 3. How we do not fully understand impermanence, the roots of suffering and the nature of the self. We suggest ways to practice with all three forms of ignorance.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2011-10-26 Delusion To Wisdom 57:07
  Mark Nunberg
Dharma Talk
Common Ground Meditation Center

2011-10-26 Questions And Answers 1:30:23
  Sayadaw U Jagara
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge July through October 2011 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2011-10-26 The Divine Abodes: Joy 1:25:13
  Tara Brach
Joy is an innate capacity, an expression of unconditional presence with life. Yet for many, it is blocked by our conditioning to grasp after life and to defend against loss. This talk explores how we can develop the selfless presence that allows for joy, and nourish that joy so it blossoms in our life.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2011-10-26 Dharma Talk 49:56
  Carol Wilson
Cambridge Insight Meditation Center

2011-10-26 The Door in the Wall 58:53
  Winnie Nazarko
In order to come to clarity and equanimity, the mind must learn to open to all states. Learning how to work with the 5 Hindrances is key to this process, and opens the door to the peace that we seek.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2

2011-10-27 Silence 56:59
  Leela Sarti
Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translations, says Rumi. Beyond the experience of deficient, negative silence in our lives, when the mind and heart becomes quiet and at times completely still and clean, we are pointed directly to the truth of our being. In the silence of all things the grooves and tendencies of the habitual mind stand out in vivid colour. In silence there is a falling away of name, form and self.
Gaia House Embodying the Awakened Heart

2011-10-27 The Perfection of Wisdom Parami 65:43
  Steve Armstrong
Durango Dharma Center :  Universal Beauty and Well Being

2011-10-27 The Empowerment of Equanimity 65:19
  Phillip Moffitt
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Fall Insight Retreat

2011-10-27 The Direct Path 58:53
  Greg Scharf
Drawing on references from the Satipatthana Sutta, this talk explores four qualities of mind & heart which the Buddha emphasized as being an essential part of our approach to meditation practice.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2

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