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Dharma Talks
2011-10-21 Stories Of Some Buddhist Nuns: Then and Now 60:18
  Carol Wilson
A brief telling of a few of the first Buddhist nuns, parried with stories of some contemporary Buddhist nuns.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 1

2011-10-22 Opening Talk for Embodying the Awakened Heart Retreat 67:27
  Leela Sarti
This talk also includes Yanai Postelnik
Gaia House Embodying the Awakened Heart

2011-10-22 Awakening the Heart Daylong 28:11
  Heather Sundberg
Insight Santa Cruz

2011-10-22 Awakening the Heart Daylong 27:00
  Jason Murphy
Insight Santa Cruz

2011-10-22 Our Money or Our Life 41:04
  Jose Reissig
The problem with money is that it takes us to a strange and separate world, where only the bottom-line counts. The wall separating this world from the rest of our life stretches out inside ourselves, and splits us in two. A wholesome life requires that we take down this inner wall.
Dominican Sisters center at Saugerties :  The Rhinebeck Sitting Group Retreat

2011-10-22 Emptiness / Sunnata 66:38
  Sayadaw U Jagara
Attempt to describe the concept of emptiness Sunnata
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge July through October 2011 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2011-10-22 Virya - courage, energy and trust 52:14
  Trudy Goodman
The effort or energy factor of enlightenment, practice in retreat.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Fall Insight Retreat

2011-10-23 Spark of Awakening 54:39
  Leela Sarti
All human endeavors take some effort, but what is a balanced effort and from what place of our being does it originate? We can train the mind to respond appropriately, to be balanced here and now, but it is never a fixed position. We know what being out of balance feels like. What supports the open ease and wholehearted capacity of inner balance? How can we step out of our own way, so the effort in practice becomes effortless?
Gaia House Embodying the Awakened Heart

2011-10-23 The Path of Connectedness 34:09
  Jose Reissig
In the process of relating to others, we often barricade ourselves behind some form of collective identity; be it our family, clan, race, nationality, religion, whatever. To truly connect we need to drop this we-ego ("wego") and allow ourselves to be vulnerable to love unconditional.
Dominican Sisters center at Saugerties :  The Rhinebeck Sitting Group Retreat

2011-10-23 Acceptance 47:11
  Melanie Waschke
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Fall Insight Retreat

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