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Sharon Salzberg's Dharma Talks
Sharon Salzberg
The most compelling part of my practice right now comes in the form of my writing. For a long time, I've focused my teaching and writing on lovingkindness. Now as I look more deeply into lovingkindness, I find that it actually rests on another foundation, the expression of faith.
1983-11-26 Faith 43:10
Looking at the flame of devotion in our hearts which burns up the obstacles to truth and compassion.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center
2000-11-22 Sympathetic Joy 56:01
Paying attention to the obstacles that get in our way of feeling happiness for ourselves and others, and ways to overcome these.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center
1983-01-02 Ten Qualities Of Wisdom 45:03
generosity, morality, renunciation, wisdom, effort, patience, truthfulness, resolution, equanimity, lovingkindness
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1984-03-11 Closing Talk - Metta 59:31
realizing the power of awareness, generosity, love, and truthfulness in one's life; ends with lovingkindness meditation
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1984-10-25 Ten Paramis - part I 50:48
generosity, morality, renunciation, wisdom, energy/effort, patience, truthfulness, resoluteness, equanimity, and metta/lovingkindness--the ten perfections which practice aims at cultivating
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center
1984-10-27 Ten Paramis - part II 54:33
generosity, morality, renunciation, wisdom, energy/effort, patience, truthfulness, resoluteness, equanimity, and metta/lovingkindness--the ten perfections which practice aims at cultivating
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center
1985-10-08 Attachment, Aversion, And Delusion 48:16
What is our relationship to greed, hatred, and confusion? Can we transform these qualities into faith, wisdom, and equanimity?
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1985-10-04 Right Effort And Right Understanding 60:04
understanding the laws of cause and effect, committing ourselves wholeheartedly to practice
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1998-06-14 Mindfulness 55:01
peeling away the layers of myth, preconception and misunderstanding through mindfulness; the need for continuity of awareness
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1988-10-21 Five Protections 42:13
learning how to support our practice with morality, dharma talks, books, and discussions with spiritual friends; development of concentration and insight into the subtle craving for positive states
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