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Thanissara, a practitioner since 1975, was a Theravada nun for 12 years in the tradition of Ajahn Chah and has taught internationally the last 20 years. She is co-founder and director of Dharmagiri Hermitage and Outreach in South Africa and spends time between there and the US. She has an MA in Mindfulness Psychotherapy Practice from Karuna Institute and Middx University UK and is currently co-facilitator of the Community Dharma Leader at Spirit Rock
2012-02-25 A Human Journey 51:32
Working with the material of our life. Withstanding and transforming intensity.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center An Integrated Awakening: Insight Meditation Retreat
2012-02-24 Morning meditation continued - Sky Like Mind 5:01
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2012-02-24 Contemplation Of Mind 25:05
Vinnana, Manas, Citta. Mind reacts to its own projections. Fundamental nature of mind.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center An Integrated Awakening: Insight Meditation Retreat
2012-02-23 The Buddha's Core Teaching 49:03
The Buddha's Awakening. The four noble truths
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2012-02-22 The Flood Stopper 29:36
Balance and samatha, samadhi and vipassana. Full development of mindfulness.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center An Integrated Awakening: Insight Meditation Retreat
2012-02-21 No Desire, No Path 50:11
One who knows the hindrances isn't hindered
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center An Integrated Awakening: Insight Meditation Retreat
2012-02-20 Samadhi - Healing Mind, Body, Heart 20:10
Path activity breaks up that which obstructs peace. Integrating energies of heart, mind, body within awareness
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2012-02-19 Training of Attention 51:48
Practice of renunciation. Freeing the mind from obsessive patterns. Direct knowing
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2012-02-18 Blessing Chants 15:53
Recollections of the triple jewel, Metta Sutta, Victories of the Buddha
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2011-12-03 Nothing is Outside the Heart 57:15
The three motivations for practice, and reflections on compassion.
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