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Gloria Taraniya Ambrosia's Dharma Talks
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Gloria Taraniya Ambrosia has been offering instruction in Theravada Buddhist teachings and practices since 1990. She is a student of the western forest sangha, the disciples of Ajahn Sumedho and Ajahn Chah, and is a Lay Buddhist Minister in association with Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery in California. She served as resident teacher of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts from 1996 through 1999. Taraniya teaches at the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies and at Dhamma centers in the United States.
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2015-01-26 Self-view and the Fourth Satipatthana 58:57
This talk walks through the fourth satipatthana with an eye to realizing how this practice overcome self-view.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge January 2015 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2015-01-19 Rethinking How To Be free 52:06
This talk examines popular strategies for behaviour change such as willing ourselves into compliance and analyzing our history. And it contrasts this "oldway" with our strategies of Buddhist practices.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge January 2015 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2015-01-12 Deconstructing the Layers of Self-View 57:43
Real practice stories about working with the hindrances and seeing how we deconstruct the layers of self-view
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge January 2015 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2015-01-05 Classical Teaching on Non-Self 51:40
The Buddha never denied or affirmed the existence of a self. He merely noted that when we relate to the body, feeling perception, formations and consciousness with attachment.. we suffer
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge January 2015 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-30 New Year 2015 47:28
Making full use of perception of the new year to skillfully look back to where we have been and forward to where we are going. .. and at the same time, collapsing time to the present moment.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-23 Perception: Ideas, Views, Biases 54:32
This talk looks at how we tend to form views based on likes and dislikes... and how we extend our views to form value laden statements about the world, the people in it and even ourselves. We move away from the direct experience into a world of fabrication and delusion. Our ideas become more real than the experience they represent
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-16 Perception: Naming, Associating and Relating 47:20
This talk examines how the mind names or assigns qualities or characteristics to the things we contact. How it relates and draws associations to similar things we have known...and what it is like to attach to that.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-17 Morning Reflection: Devoured by Perception 11:33
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-16 Morning Reflection: False Dilemmas 9:03
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2014-12-15 Morning Reflection: Voices Inside our Heads 10:34
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge December 2014 at IMS - Forest Refuge

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