Annie Nugent's Dharma Talks
Annie Nugent has practiced since 1979 and was an IMS Resident Teacher, 1999-2003. Her teaching style aims to reveal how all aspects of our lives can help us come to a clear and direct understanding of the Truth.
Select from Annie Nugent's
Guided Meditation Instructions
Welcoming you to P2: The Beauty of Listening To The True Dharma
"A Wonderful and Marvelous Thing"
4 noble Truths
5 spiritual faculties
A "self"/"no self" discussion
A journey towards unconditional love..
A Love Affair with Mindfulness
Balance of Mind - staying in the saddle.
Celebrating the practice of Mindfulness.
Clear Awareness of the 4 Postures - and everything in between.
Familiarizing ourselves with the Five Hindrances
Feeling tone - Vedana.
Four Reflections That Turn The Mind Towards The Dharma
Guided Forgiveness Practice
Guided Metta - All Beings
Guided Metta - Good friend
Guided morning instructions
Guided Mudita - The 3rd of the Brahma Viharas
Guided sitting instructions
How Sila/ Moral Conduct shows itself in the world.
In The Vicinity Of Nibbana
Learning to live the truth of Impermanence
Learning to Love Anyway
Letting In The Truth Of Impermanence
Liberation through Forgiveness
Liberation Through Wise Speech
Life's Greatest Blessings.
Listening to the True Dharma
Living the Eight Fold Path
Making the Acquaintance of the Knowing Mind
Mindfulness - the means to cultivating the heart/mind of wisdom
Mindfulness - the Path to Freedom
More than the headlines of mindfulness of the body.
Morning Guided Instruction: Feeling Tone
Morning instructions - Intention/Volition
Morning Instructions - Feeling tone
P2 of 3 month morning guided instructions.
Patiently persevering, patiently enduring.
Perspectives on Concentration
Revisiting The Precepts
Right Effort, Right Relaxation
Seven Factors Of Awakening
Simplicity - The Here and Now
Tha Attitude of Kindness.
The Art of Balancing Effort
The Eightfold Path
The Exceptional Gift Of Mindfulness
The Far Reaching Effects of Generosity.
The Five Aggregates
The Five Contemplations for everyone.
The Five Hindrances that assail us all in our practice at times.
The Four Foundations of Mindfulness
The great gift we can give to the world.
The Happiness that comes with Giving.
The Heart of the Path is so simple...
The kind, gentle heart of loving kindness... instructions.
The Law Of Karma
The Life Of The Buddha
The Lighter Side Of Mindfulness
The Naturally Loving Heart
The Nuances of Wise Effort
The Ten Paramis
The Three Unwholesome Roots Of Mind
The Wanting Mind
Trust in the unfolding process of the Dharma
Understanding Dukkha - The 1st Noble Truth
Views and Opinions
Wise and Unwise Attention
Working with difficult states of mind
Working with Thoughts
Views And Opinions
We look at various permutations of views and opinions in this talk –
Pointing fingers at others, we miss the fact that we are simply caught in our views and opinions. I am better than you... I am worse than you... all opinions and comparisons that keep us living in a very small world of delusion when mindfulness is not present - we don't see them as impermanent arisings in the mind.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge
February 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge