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Dharma Talks
2012-05-31 Melting into Love 51:49
  James Baraz
Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley IMCB Regular Talks

2012-05-30 Intimacy with Life - Awakening Love 67:10
  Tara Brach
The Buddha taught about four Divine Abodes--dwelling places of the awakened heart mind: lovingkindness, compassion, joy and equanimity. In this four-part series, we will explore the ways our conditioning blocks us from these expressions of inner freedom, and the understandings and practices that enable us to inhabit our full potential.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2012-05-29 Compassion Is A Verb 53:16
  Joseph Goldstein
A discussion of empathy, compassion and engaged response in the world.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge May 2012 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2012-05-29 The Urgency To Love 58:21
  Jesse Maceo Vega-Frey
How do we love a world so prone to disappointment? Investigating the purifying relationship between love and disappointment.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Part 1 – Lovingkindness: Metta Retreat

2012-05-29 Rest in the Mind's True Nature 34:11
  Howard Cohn
Mission Dharma

2012-05-29 Fundamentals of the Dharma: Wise Intention 58:43
  Rodney Smith
Wise intention is the energy that moves all spiritual practices forward. We mistakenly think it is our willpower, but it is always and only our intention. There are two expressions of intention: the primary intention associated with the longing to be free and the secondary intention for gain and acquisition. The secondary is formed by the mind from the primary intention, and that is the reason we believe that satisfaction can come through desire. The mind tells us that. For the energy to be reinvested back into the primary we have to prove to ourselves that secondary gains will never be truly fulfilling. That is what is left for many of us to do.
Seattle Insight Meditation Society
In collection Fundamentals of the Dharma

2012-05-29 Guided Six Sense Door Metta Meditation 15:33
  Jesse Maceo Vega-Frey
A form of loving kindness integrated with our traditional mindfulness practice.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Part 1 – Lovingkindness: Metta Retreat

2012-05-29 Freedom From Clinging: The Experience of the Unlimited Heart 38:48
  Martin Aylward
This talk looks at the way we respond to life when consciousness is not caught in obsessions or reactivity. Martin explores 4 specifically different dimensions of love (Brahma Viharas) and invokes their commonality in dissolving our sense of separateness; beckoning us into an exquisite intimacy with life.
Gaia House Live and Let Go: Unburdening the Heart

2012-05-28 Memorial Day Healing 62:49
  Jack Kornfield
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2012-05-28 The Confluence Of Love And Wisdom 56:49
  Greg Scharf
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Part 1 – Lovingkindness: Metta Retreat

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