Still Mountain Teacher Karen Mori talks about techniques for addressing fear when it arises in our practice.
Shaila Catherine, founder of Bodhi Courses and Insight Meditation South Bay, speaks about the topic of her new book, Beyond Distraction.
- Visit the official International Western Dharma Teachers Gathering website.
- Read more from Erica about teachings at the Gathering.
- Erica’s Blog post about the Climate Crisis discussion at the Gathering.
This talk referenced a 2008 book by Richard Shankman, The Experience of Samadhi: An In-Depth Exploration of Buddhist Meditation (available as a PDF download here as well as available for purchase from most bookstores), as well as an article by Gil Fronsdal, “Insight Meditation in the United States: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness“.
Still Mountain Teacher Curt Fish describes the four foundations of mindfulness and how looking at mind states can provide insight into thoughts and behaviors.
This talk took place during a Community Discussion that was led by David on July 18, 2021
This talk was given by Mary Grannan on December 26, 2021.
This talk is focused mainly on several suggestions about bringing meditation and mindfulness skills more fully to bear on making photographs.
In this April, 2021, Dharma Talk, Hugh provides an overview of Right View, one aspect of the Eightfold Path.
Curt discusess the concept of clear comprehension, covering the conditions that must be present for effective practice.