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Dharma Talks
2009-11-02 Insight 61:07
  Carol Wilson
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge November 2009 at IMS - Forest Refuge

2009-11-02 The Three Trainings: Ethics, Concentration and Wisdom 45:31
  Martine Batchelor
An exploration of the three trainings and reflection on cultivation and effect.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Meditation and Study Retreat

2009-11-02 Mindfulness - What It Is and What Makes It Difficult 64:30
  Donald Rothberg
On this first evening of the retreat, we explore the nature of mindfulness in general and how we practice mindfulness of the body in particular. We then examine the five "difficult energies" (nivarana or "hindrances"), and how they make mindfulness difficult and how to practice when they are present.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Cultivating Clear Seeing, Opening the Heart

2009-11-02 The City 61:18
  Stephen Batchelor
As the first of a series of 6 talks, Stephen outlines his project to "deconstruct" Buddhism in order to uncover the foundational ideas in which it is erected. He then analyzes the Buddha's metaphor of the "ancient path that leads to an ancient city" to suggest that the core teachings of the Dhamma are to be seen as forming the template for a restored civilization...
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Meditation and Study Retreat

2009-11-02 Truthfulness and Authenticity 64:18
  Rob Burbea
Gaia House November Solitary Retreat

2009-11-02 Aspiration and Intention 27:01
  Yanai Postelnik
Gaia House November Solitary Retreat

2009-11-01 Five Contemplations For Everyone 61:04
  Greg Scharf
Five contemplations recommended by the Buddha that can lead to a sense of spiritual urgency or Samvega
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Two-Month Retreat

2009-11-01 This Path That is Open to All 36:33
  Ayya Anandabodhi
Insight Meditation Center

2009-11-01 Compassion the Natural Expression of Wisdom 52:29
  Mark Nunberg
Dharma Talk
Common Ground Meditation Center

2009-10-31 The Secular Buddha 63:13
  Stephen Batchelor
An introduction to and overview of the concept of secular Buddhism.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center

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