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Sylvia Boorstein's Dharma Talks
Sylvia Boorstein
My greatest joy is giving the gift of love and hope through the dharma, knowing it is possible for humans to transform their hearts. These dharma gifts include paying attention, practicing clarity and kindness and addressing the suffering of the world--which, of course, includes ourselves.
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2009-08-26 Impermanence and Contingency 50:01
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-07-22 The Wisdom of No Complaints 52:21
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-07-15 Renunciation 47:52
Patience and Wisdom as part of our continuing exploration of the Path of Sila, Morality, and one of the main components of the overall path to wisdom. Next week's class will continue and the weeks following will complete the Paramita sequence.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-07-08 Morality - Second in a series of the 10 Paramitas 56:49
May these precepts be the Cause of Happiness Note: Quality is not great. Talk was recorded at too high a compression rate.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-07-01 Gratitude 62:04
Giving away fixed views as the path to peace.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-06-25 Mindfulness As A Prayer For Peace 65:35
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Jewish Mindfulness
2009-06-03 Aware of the Passing of Time 1:48:57
No description given.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-05-27 Have you trained your heart to love. - Talk Not Recorded 0:00
(Recording not available) 
talk was not recorded.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-04-01 Sylvia Boorstein in dialog with Rabbi Jeff Roth 58:28
Dialogue between Rabbi Jeff Roth and Sylvia Boorstein about the expression of Dharma truths using a Jewish idiom. Rabbi Roth is a graduate of the Spirit Rock Dedicated Practitioner Program.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2009-02-28 The Metta Sutta: How Not To Die Of Bitterosity 57:37
This has the Metta Sutta as the basic text; but includes a discussion of the Paramitas and the resolve I made with Sharon Salzberg years ago to spend our time "when we are old" in "sitting around praying for people".
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Insight Meditation February

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