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Retreat Dharma Talks

1999 Three Month Retreat

1999-09-22 (85 days) Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

1999-09-27 Transformative Moments 49:40
Michele McDonald
the nuts and bolts of insight and the transforming moments.
1999-10-04 The Courage To Swim Upstream 54:19
Michele McDonald
the courage it takes to face the truth that we never know what is going to happen
1999-10-11 Doubt, Impatience And Trust 52:48
Michele McDonald
How to work with resistance to aversion.
1999-10-14 Begging Bowl Heart- Mind 51:18
Michele McDonald
living our lives as an alms round
1999-10-25 Wise Surrender 55:16
Michele McDonald
using our precious human birth to learn wisdom and compassion
1999-11-01 Wisdom Is Our Refuge 51:07
Michele McDonald
understanding Anatta which leads to wisdom and truth as our refuge
1999-11-02 Hellos And Goodbyes: "Relating To Change" 50:00
Michele McDonald
"may we be happy and peaceful and may we know things are just as they are."
1999-11-10 Compassion - The Heartbeat Of The Buddha's Teaching 51:29
Marcia Rose
"May I, may you, may all beings be free from suffering." The Buddha's teachings and practices of cultivating a deep, expansive tenderness of heart, grounded in immeasurable impartiality--the heart of compassion--which transforms the way we relate to ourselves and to others. With the great strength and trust in our ability to bear witness to and face suffering, we are able to offer appropriate help in relationship to the pain, the anguish and the confusion of all beings, ourselves included.
1999-12-01 Generosity-Cultivating The Inner Qualities Of Non-Clinging And Letting Go 42:41
Marcia Rose
we offer - we receiveā€¦ cultivating generosity in a thousand different ways; a powerful antidote for the energies that bind us.
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