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Brian Lesage's Dharma Talks
Brian Lesage
Brian Lesage has practiced Buddhist meditation since 1988 and has taught meditation since 2000. He has studied in the Zen, Theravada and Tibetan schools of Buddhism. He was ordained in the Rinzai Zen tradition in 1996. His training in Vipassana Meditation includes doing extended meditation retreats in Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, and India as well as numerous retreats in the U.S. He leads retreats and teaches meditation courses nationwide.
2016-11-02 Morning Reflection - Restraining the Senses and Cultivating the Senses 9:51
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-01 Implicit Bias & Suchness 53:30
Brief Description of talk: This talk offers reflections on how the practice of sense restraint on retreat can help us unlearn the oppressive biases that we have received from society.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-31 Morning Reflection - Cultivating the Perception of Impermanence 11:01
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-26 Morning Reflection - Guided Meditation on Being Mindful of Thinking 17:12
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-25 Questions and Responses at the Forest Refuge 52:55
This talk consists of responses to written questions at the Forest Refuge
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-24 Morning Reflection - Yun Men's Everyday is a Good Day 8:28
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-18 Wise Effort 49:03
This talk offers reflections about the art of bringing balance into your meditation practice
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-17 Morning Reflection - The Technique of Labeling 10:16
This brief morning reflection offers a brief introduction to utilizing the technique of labeling in one's meditation practice.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-12 Morning Reflection - Guided Meditation - Beginning to Nurture Samadhi 13:02
This brief morning reflection offers a brief guided meditation for allowing the mind and body to settle.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-10-11 Samadhi and the Five Jhana Factors 48:25
This talk introduces the quality of Samadhi and briefly describes the five jhana factors.
Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge October 1 to November 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge

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