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Ajahn Sucitto's Dharma Talks
Ajahn Sucitto
As a monk, I bring a strong commitment, along with the renunciate flavor, to the classic Buddhist teachings. I play with ideas, with humor and a current way of expressing the teachings, but I don't dilute them.
2022-06-21 Q&A 20:23
00:00 Q1 Where do energies come from? Do these drive evolution and the origin of life? 01:16 Q2 In walking meditation do we have to keep walking back and forth. 13:10 Q3 The days start alright but I accumulate the detritus of thinking through the day. What to do?
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-06-21 Dealing with afflictive states 13:33
Developing confidence in experiencing presence by using the body and citta together. Establishing ground presence is the fundamental beginning. (Développer la confiance dans l'expérience de la présence en utilisant ensemble le corps et le citta. Établir une présence au sol est le début fondamental. )
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-06-21 Walking Instructions 5:17
Using a forest style of walking produces rhythmic comfortable walking like a lion rather than a chicken using 25-30 paces, sensing the general mood and enjoying the forest. (L'utilisation d'un style de marche en forêt produit une marche rythmique confortable comme un lion plutôt qu'un poulet en utilisant 25 à 30 pas, sentant l'ambiance générale et appréciant la forêt. )
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-06-21 An approach to Meditation 25:01
Tuning into the rhythms of the body and its breathing, we are aware of an impression in the heart. Sympathy or empathy is available to meet this. Relax. Let the body breathe undisturbed. (En accord avec les rythmes du corps et de sa respiration, nous sommes conscients d'une impression dans le cœur. La sympathie ou l'empathie est disponible pour répondre à cela. Relaxer. Laissez le corps respirer sans être dérangé.)
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-06-21 The importance of language 1:11:03
Ajahn shows how language creates a separate individual and offers a selection of new vocabulary and meaning coming from Buddhist teachings demonstrating how they can be used for investigation. (Ajahn montre comment le langage crée un individu séparé et propose une sélection de nouveaux vocabulaires et significations issus des enseignements bouddhistes démontrant comment ils peuvent être utilisés pour l'investigation. )
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-06-20 Opening Talk and Instructions 36:09
Retreats require a commitment to the process of surfacing subtle energies through mindfulness of the body. Ajahn reviews basic sitting posture and it's utility. (Les retraites nécessitent un engagement dans le processus de faire émerger les énergies subtiles grâce à la pleine conscience du corps. Ajahn passe en revue la posture assise de base et son utilité.)
Terre d'Eveil (Land of Awakening) :  Energy as a means of liberation and well-being
2022-05-30 Ajahn Closing Comments 20:00
Gaia House The Indriya: Allies for Liberation
2022-05-30 Guided Brahma Vihara Meditation 45:06
Cultivating receptive and responsive heart energies, provides an ongoing exploration. The field of body provides the best venue to experience how these energies move and to understand their characteristics.
Gaia House The Indriya: Allies for Liberation
2022-05-29 Q&A 47:39
with Laura Bridgman
00:00 Q1 What clings? 11;13 Q2 Laura, can you speak more about moving back and forth between the path and the world. 16:51 Q3 What is meant when a person says someone is their teacher? 19:43 A poem by Rabindranath Tagore is read. 21:00 Q4 How to skilfully help others in our lives to get them to slow down and be more present? 27:14 Q5 How to let go of regrets and uproot the self? 36:08 Q6 Please distinguish taking ownership of karma and clinging to everything else.
Gaia House The Indriya: Allies for Liberation
2022-05-29 Guided Meditation - Attention to Posture 47:02
A detailed description of the sitting posture allows the listener to gain fresh perspective on this form of meditation.
Gaia House The Indriya: Allies for Liberation

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