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Audio: Advice to Meditators – Embodied Basics Facilitate Mindful Breathing

Northfield Buddhist Center has posted a recording of the talk I gave there on September 17th. You can download it or play through their website. (Thanks to Evan for posting it.) In Advice to Rahula (Middle Length Discourses 62), the … Continue reading

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Special thanks, special women

Hundreds of people have contributed to the guest house and garden hermitage over the last couple years. Yet, the project could not have been successful without a special mother-daughter team: Carol Jean and Jo Marie. Now that these facilities are … Continue reading

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Guest House is receiving many visitors

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Folks from Walla Walla, Milwaukee, Chicago, Pune, Texas, Evanston, Menominee, Madison, Cambridge, Viroqua, St Louis, Toronto, and elsewhere have been making consistent and ample use of the Guest House. They stay in the Garden and Valley Hermitages, the Guest Room … Continue reading

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Still Water, Flowing Banks

On his final Age Teasing Day (27 May 1992), Tan Ajahn Buddhadasa gave a single talk titled Still Water, Flowing Banks. The custom of celebrating his “birthday” had evolved over many decades. When his health was strong, he gave three … Continue reading

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Guest facilities ready

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Since the contractors finished, Jo Marie has been working hard to get the guesthouse and cottage ready with furnishings, amenities, and more. She has painted walls, scrubbed floors, and assembled furniture. (Santikaro was involved with a lot of teaching yet … Continue reading

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