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Dharma Talks
2021-01-07 Guided Meditation: Feeling the Joy, Lightness, and Ease of Returning to Awareness. 26:09
  Alexis Santos
This is the closing guided meditation from the December daylong online retreat.

2021-01-07 Appropriate Attention 67:28
  Nathan Glyde
A guided meditation and reflection on yoniso manasikāra and being skilful in questioning experience.
Gaia House Online Dharma Hall - Jan 2021

2021-01-07 Unbind and Protect the Heart 42:33
  Ajahn Sucitto
Citta’s receptive quality is both its vulnerability and strength. It has to be protected until it is strong enough to repel corrupting influences. Cultivate themes and meanings that unbind and strengthen the heart – Buddha, precepts, lovingkindness. Citta then has a place to withdraw to.
Cittaviveka Awakening Through Heart, Cittaviveka Winter Retreat 2021

2021-01-06 Guided Meditation - The Inner Experience of Body 53:17
  Ajahn Sucitto
Cittaviveka Awakening Through Heart, Cittaviveka Winter Retreat 2021

2021-01-06 32 Parts of the Body—Lungs, Spleen, Diaphragm, Liver, Heart, Kidneys, Bone Marrow, Bones, Sinews, Flesh, Skin, Teeth, Nails, Body Hair, Head Hair 44:28
  Bob Stahl
We are happy to announce a special opportunity to practice the 32 Parts of the Body meditation, which is rarely taught in the West. This practice deepens insight into impermanence and non-self by penetrating into the true nature and wonders of the body. We will also explore how the body interrelates with the four primary elements of earth (solidity), air (motion), fire (temperature), and water (liquidity). This methodical practice of the 32 Parts of the Body Meditation can build immense levels of concentration, potentialities for healing, and experience the taste of deep freedom and peace. This is the 15th year of offering this class at Insight Santa Cruz and it has been truly wonderful. People have frequently reported developing a whole new relationship to their bodies with greater wisdom and compassion. We will also be hopefully doing a tour of the Cabrillo Anatomy lab to get a deeper experience of the body.
Insight Santa Cruz

2021-01-06 Practicing with Intentions 1: Individual Formal and Daily Life Practice 1:11:08
  Donald Rothberg
At this time of transition, for the earth in the Northern Hemisphere, for many of us in the New Year, and for the U.S., in which clarity of intentions is so important, we explore two types of intentions: (1) aspiration or being guided by one's deeper values and intentions, sometimes taking the form of vows; and (2) moment-to-moment intentions. We are especially interested in connecting the two types of intentions. A focus on moment-to-moment intentions (cetana) helps us with wise action and practice moment-to-moment, seeing which intentions are skillful and which are not (including implicit or even unconscious tendencies linked with habitual energies). We look a number of ways of practicing with intentions both in our formal and our informal practice. We close with a short writing exercise bringing out our core intentions and next steps for the coming period, and then have a period of discussion and sharing.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks

2021-01-06 Settling into the Buddha Domain 38:40
  Ajahn Sucitto
Retreat is an occasion for clearing away certain inputs and intentionally placing others. Buddha – upright, clear, deeply centered. Emphasize the receptive aspect, listen deeply, linger. Gently allow awareness to become enriched by Buddha qualities, pervading body, heart mind.
Cittaviveka Awakening Through Heart, Cittaviveka Winter Retreat 2021

2021-01-05 Beginning Again with What is Right Here 24:44
  Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2021-01-05 El Dharma Busca El Dharma 36:03
  Venerable Dhammadipa
una plática que trata del Sendero y la vida monástica para las mujeres Budistas
Aloka Vihara Forest Monastery

2021-01-05 Guided Meditation for Practicing at Home 29:49
  Alexis Santos
A guided meditation on practicing at home - how to use familiar experiences to reconnect to the fullness of your life. This is the opening session from the December daylong online retreat.

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