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Dharma Talks
2008-11-27 Maya and Nirvana (Beyond the Measure of Mind) 63:48
  Rob Burbea
What did the Buddha mean when he said that the world is 'like an illusion or a magic show' and that 'only nirvana is real'? This talk explores some of the Buddha's teaching of Dependent Arising, and how, through right practice, the illusion may be untangled, revealing the true nature of things, of mind, and of Nirvana.
Gaia House Solitary Month Retreat

2008-11-26 Thanksgiving 2008 - Living The Life Fully - Gratitude And Generosity 1:19:23
  Tara Brach
While generosity and gratitude are natural capacities, our conditioning to want life different can often keep us from living from a free and open heart. This talk explores three gateways to awakening and expressing love in our daily life.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2008-11-26 The Radiant Heart 59:54
  Yanai Postelnik
Gaia House Solitary Month Retreat

2008-11-25 Ego Formation And Emotion 49:48
  Robert K. Hall
A description of emotion's beginnings in ego distinctions of pleasant and unpleasant experience - with stories of the speaker's emotional life.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Thanksgiving

2008-11-25 Non-Self 35:58
  Christina Feldman
Gaia House Solitary Month Retreat

2008-11-24 Four Reflections That Turn The Mind Towards The Dharma 57:04
  Annie Nugent
These four reflections on the precious human body, impermanence and death, the law of Karma and the round of Samsara support our practice by helping the mind turn towards the Dharma and away from our deeply habituated tendencies of greed, hatred and delusion.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2

2008-11-24 Compassion 69:31
  Jack Kornfield
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2008-11-23 The One Dimensional Polity 46:52
  Jose Reissig
When ruled by the I, we see the world around us -- politics included -- through the narrow focus of whether "our side" wins or loses. What a waste!
Dominican Sisters center at Saugerties :  Rhinebeck Sitting Group

2008-11-22 Dana - The Practice Of Generosity 51:40
  Greg Scharf
Cultivating generosity a foundation for insight and liberation - including discussions of merit and the practice of gratitude.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2

2008-11-22 The One Dimensional Self 42:03
  Jose Reissig
The goal of the I is self-evaluation. Evaluation -- like a yardstick -- leads to unidimensionality. We end up losing sight of our inner fullness.
Dominican Sisters center at Saugerties :  Rhinebeck Sitting Group

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