Donate  |   Contact

The greatest gift is the
gift of the teachings
Dharma Talks
2016-04-13 Self, No-self and Race 45:56
  Ayya Anandabodhi
A talk given with Pamela Weiss at SFInsight after the 'Undoing Racism' training at Spirit Rock.
Aloka Vihara Forest Monastery

2016-04-12 Ignorance of Racism 32:40
  Howard Cohn
Mission Dharma

2015-06-17 Beloved Community 1:20:27
  Tara Brach
Martin Luther King’s term, “Beloved Community,” points to our potential for living together with love, justice and respect. This talk explores the often hidden expressions of racism that fuel separation and violence, and pathways toward healing and freeing our collective hearts.
Insight Meditation Community of Washington DC IMCW Wednesday Evening Talks

2015-03-10 Three Instructions for Life 50:30
  Anushka Fernandopulle
The path in brief, a tour of other realms, practicing to support the erosion of racism and Islamohobia in our society
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Mindful of the Body: Insight Meditation Retreat

2015-01-07 Race, Racism, and Spiritual Practice 2 1:10:25
  Donald Rothberg
We continue to explore race and racism and how we respond to these through our practice. We focus on (1) the challenges of responding to collective suffering, (2) exploring the ignorance related to race and social conditioning on many levels, and (3) working with the various emotions and thoughts that arise in exploring race and racism.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2014-12-10 Race, Racism, and Spiritual Practice 1 69:15
  Donald Rothberg
We examine, in the context of contemporary concerns about racism, how we relate teachings about suffering, compassion, transforming ignorance, courage, and skillful action to our responses to racism. We also look briefly at the history of race and racism, and suggest ways of responding to racism individually, relationally, and collectively.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2014-12-09 Reflections On Race And Diversity 35:31
  Joseph Goldstein
During the closing transition days of IMS's Three-Month Retreat, there were some group discussions about IMS's diversity initiatives. Bonnie Duran led a group for people of color (POC) meditators, and Joseph Goldstein spoke to and led a discussion with the non-POC group. His intention was to provide an introduction to the work IMS is undertaking in undoing racism and other diversity issues, and to describe his own personal exploration in this area.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three Month - Part 2

2012-06-16 Dukkha: Focus On People Of Color 54:20
  Bonnie Duran
This talk is about Dukkha and the end of Dukkha. It address colonization and racism as types of Dukkha experienced by POC
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center People of Color Retreat

2011-06-06 The Three Poisons, Institutionalized 1:31:33
  David Loy
Today the three 'roots of evil' have become institutionalized: our economic system is institutionalized greed, our militarism and racism is institutionalized ill will, and the media institutionalized delusion.
Gaia House Transforming Self Transforming World

2002-01-21 Martin Luther King, Exploring Racism & Interconnection 64:49
  Debra Chamberlin-Taylor
The eloquent words of Martin Luther King, Jr. are woven through an exploration of subtle forms of privilege and racism.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

Creative Commons License