Category Archives: Dhamma

Thinking About Meditation

In a couple of talks at last weekend’s retreat hosted by the Theosophical Society (Wheaton, IL), I offered broad scope perspectives on meditation practice. These perspectives are based on early Buddhist teachings and apply especially to meditation within a Buddhist … Continue reading

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Ajahn Buddhadasa’s Retreat Talks 1986-1992

http://www.bia.or.th/en/index.php/teachings-by-buddhadasa-bhikkhu/audios/suan-mokkh-retreat-lectures/1986 Due to potential bankruptcy of SoundCloud, BIA staff & volunteers have started uploading Ajahn Buddhadasa’s Retreat Talks to BIA’s English language website. More will be added as 2018 unfolds. Please visit and bookmark http://www.bia.or.th/en/index.php/teachings-by-buddhadasa-bhikkhu/audios/suan-mokkh-retreat-lectures/1986 Thanks to all the efforts … Continue reading

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Tiger Becomes Kitty

These kids of the Tathagata* are tigers! Ferociously pouncing on the Path-Fruit** prey. Living the wilderness of meditation as he taught, Sorting out the branches of Satipatthana.*** Body, feeling, minds, and Dhamma — These four are the territories in which … Continue reading

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Chicago meditation workshop

Chicago friends are helping to organize more Saturday meditation workshops in 2018, beginning with January 20th. Refreshing Practice in the New Year

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Dharma Zephyr on Lake Tahoe

Dharma Zephyr, good friends from western Nevada, hosted a week-long retreat at Camp Galilee on the eastern shore of Lake Tahoe in early November. Threatened storms brought no snow but lots of rapidly changing and fascinating weather. Views from the … Continue reading

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