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Dharma Talks
2017-03-29 Healing Addiction: De-conditioning the Hungry Ghosts 52:38
  Tara Brach
This talk examines the suffering that arises when due to unmet needs for love and safety, our desire becomes narrowed and fixated on substitute gratifications. We then explore how we can bring mindfulness and self-compassion to the habits of obsessing, over-consuming and hurting ourselves and others that keep us from true happiness, connectedness and peace.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2017-03-29 Meditation: Loving Presence – (with a smile body scan) 20:10
  Tara Brach
This guided meditation helps cultivate the heartspace that can hold our life with tenderness and grace. We begin by using the image and felt sense of a smile in a body scan, and then open to the spacious presence that includes the changing moment to moment flow of experience. The meditation closes with a few minutes of offering loving blessings to our inner life, dear ones in need and all beings.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2017-03-29 Day Two: Afternoon Instructions-Working with Thoughts 46:10
  Anushka Fernandopulle
Guided practice in investigating thought in practice.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Insight and Awakening: The Liberating Art of Samatha-Vipassana

2017-03-29 Reflections on a Four-Week Retreat and Re-entry into Daily Life 63:45
  Donald Rothberg
Reflections on some of the main themes of a just-completed retreat, focusing especially on several themes related to daily life, including our relationships, to information, doing, time and intention.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center

2017-03-29 Day Two: Morning Instructions-Emotions 48:40
  Will Kabat-Zinn
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Insight and Awakening: The Liberating Art of Samatha-Vipassana

2017-03-28 The Keys to Practice (Retreat at Spirit Rock) 44:51
  Anushka Fernandopulle
Dharma talk on day one of retreat. Working with challenges. Investigating experience. Happiness beyond changing circumstances.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Insight and Awakening: The Liberating Art of Samatha-Vipassana

2017-03-28 Day 4 - Way of Looking Anicca 54:33
  Zohar Lavie
The fourth day's instructions in the hall, looking at and noting the character of impermanence
Sangha Seva Dharmalaya Silent Retreat

2017-03-28 Morning Guided Instructions: Breath and Body 34:00
  Anushka Fernandopulle
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Insight and Awakening: The Liberating Art of Samatha-Vipassana

2017-03-27 Buddhist Studies Course - Lovingkindness and Compassion - Week 3 1:30:55
  Mark Nunberg
Note: Week 2 not recorded due to technical difficulties
Common Ground Meditation Center Buddhist Studies Course - Lovingkindness and Compassion

2017-03-27 Beauty and the Beast 50:27
  Zohar Lavie
Ways of looking at the changeability of experience
Sangha Seva Dharmalaya Silent Retreat

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