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Anushka Fernandopulle's Dharma Talks
Anushka Fernandopulle
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I am a lifelong spiritual practitioner who has trained for over 20 years in the Theravada Buddhist tradition in the U.S., India and Sri Lanka. I live in an urban area and consider how the practices can translate for my fellow citizens with a busy modern life; I am most interested in bringing these ancient teachings to the contemporary world, informed by my love of creative arts, technology, politics and pop culture. I also have an MBA and am particularly interested in the practice as it relates to leadership development -- how we can each see through the things that hold us back from manifesting our unique gifts and talents in the world. I am on the Spirit Rock Teacher's Council and teach at other meditation centers, but also do a lot of teaching & coaching in tech companies, nonprofit organizations, and less overtly spiritual settings. For more information, please visit www.anushkaf.org
2014-07-12 Summer Camp of Metta 51:08
The place of metta in Buddhist practice. Understanding wise effort.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Metta Retreat
2014-07-11 Guided Loving Kindness-Benefactor 42:43
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Metta Retreat
2014-03-02 Intro to Insight Meditation: Root Cause of Suffering 14:17
Spirit Rock Meditation Center
2014-03-02 Intro to Insight Meditation: Mindfulness and Friendliness 20:13
Spirit Rock Meditation Center
2013-11-28 Gratitude, Joy & Humility 62:03
Thanksgiving reflections on wholesome qualities including gratitude, generosity, joy humility.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Thanksgiving Insight Meditation Retreat
2013-11-25 Suffering and Kindness 53:55
Facing the truth of Dukkha *(strain, unreliability, stress, unsatisfactoriness, suffering) and how kindness is connected. Developing a gentle continuity of awareness on retreat.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Thanksgiving Insight Meditation Retreat
2013-09-22 Mindfulness and Innovation: Awareness of Thought 9:29
Dealing with criticism and staying open to creative ideas. Avoiding the traps that shut down innovation
Spirit Rock Meditation Center
2013-09-22 Mindfulness and Innovation 10:46
Intro to daylong on mindfulness and innovation
Spirit Rock Meditation Center
2013-08-31 Morning Instructions 61:53
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Labor Day Retreat
2013-07-17 Loving The Enemy 46:45
How metta practice can help us deal with difficult situations and difficult people. Being an activist with love and courage.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Heart of Love Metta Retreat

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