Donate  |   Contact


The greatest gift is the
gift of the teachings
 
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.
2017-04-13 Morning Reflection 40:23
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-12 Meditation Instructions - walking and reclining 19:00
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-12 The Centrality Of Feeling 67:51
A simple aim of practice is to make you feel better! This comes around through tuning into the present feeling of skillful mindsets and using that to dispel negative ones.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-11 Q&A with Ayya Medhanandi 1:34:50
on aspects of body, worldly winds, action in the world, hope versus practice
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-11 The use of discernment - understanding a samadhu 56:25
Discernment (panna) distinguishes skillful from unskillful. For example - use it like a sensitive hand and it can detect and peel off layers of blockage - and restore enjoyment. This rest is samadhi.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-11 Guided meditation: cultivation of safe embodiment 50:01
A guided meditation into the experience of being in a body that is free from fear or ill-will.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-10 Mindfulness meets clinging = insight, release. 57:45
Mindfulness can be cultivated in many ways, but the supreme use of it is to restain awareness from clinging to the five aggregates.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-10 Puja: Alignment to opening beyond self 13:26
Ritual can be used to consciously, clearly enter the sacredness of the moment.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-09 Channels For Release 64:31
Mindfulness can be sustained through a neutral act of observing visual, listening auditory or feeling in ones body. The latter is useful for emotions and psychological afflictions that cannot be opened.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat
2017-04-09 Puja: Yoga of Voice, Yoga of Heart 25:57
Chanting helps to open the body and energize emotional sensitivity. As our voices merge in the group there is harmony. The art of praising a venerable figure uplifts the heart.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Holistic Awareness: Monastic Retreat

Creative Commons License