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Dharma Talks
2001-03-14 Receiving The World 46:40
Rodney Smith
Looking at how to use three different postures toward life and freedom to move from partial openness to radical receptivity.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2001-03-13 Renunciation 48:25
Narayan Helen Liebenson
Understanding the true meaning of renunciation. Renunciation is not what it sounds like.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2001-03-12 Arriving In The Here And Now 44:44
Rodney Smith
To arrive in the here and now means to acknowledge the truth of the present moment where we find ourselves. Most of us have found ways to avoid the present, so as to avoid facing difficulties. This talk identifies strategies we use to keep from arriving and explains how living with integrity will allow us to arrive more easily.

2001-03-11 Patience And Expectation 48:03
Narayan Helen Liebenson
Defining patience, its place in practice, and the connection between patience and expectation.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2001-03-10 Accessing The Dharma 42:33
Rodney Smith
Recognizing the specific orientation toward life that we develop when accessing the Dharma.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

2001-03-08 The Retreat Experience: Why Intensive Practice? 58:42
James Baraz
Why do people go on intensive silent retreats? What is the process one goes through and how does it change us? This talk explores understanding how the retreat experience works?
Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley

2001-03-08 Guided Forgiveness Meditation And Forgiveness Dharma Talk 51:01
Marie Mannschatz
Spirit Rock Meditation Center

2001-03-07 Presence and Action 60:59
Donald Rothberg

2001-03-05 Vipassana & Devotion 62:23
Lama Palden
Spirit Rock Meditation Center

2001-03-05 Using Retreat Form Wisely 55:53
Anna Douglas
Experiencing retreats as an expression of the Middle Way in order to cultivate insight into the nature of consciousness.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center

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