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Dharma Talks given at Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge
2004-08-29 Seven Factors of Enlightenment Series: #3 Effort 57:57
  Myoshin Kelley

2004-08-26 Caught by Humans, Non-humans, Sense Desire 66:47
  Ariya B. Baumann

2004-08-19 The 10 Paramis Series: #10 Metta & Summary of 10 Paramis 64:29
  Myoshin Kelley

2004-08-05 The Demons Of The Mind 1:10:31
  Ariya B. Baumann
In dealing with the demons of the mind that is with all the emotions and mental states causing fear, sorrow, attachment or any other sort of mental anquish we are able to courageously face them with bare awareness. When this awareness or mindfulness is strong without reacting to the experience, even the worst enemies are dissolved like the morning mist in the rising sun.

2004-07-29 The Essence Of Life (Dana-Sila-Bhavana) 57:46
  Ariya B. Baumann
How can we best make use of our material possessions, body and mind with regard to our spiritual practice? How can they be a support in our quest for liberation? The essences to be extracted from our material possessions, body and mind are generosity, virtue and meditation.

2004-07-23 The Story And The Story Teller 41:56
  Rodney Smith
The story and the storyteller are mutually dependent and arise together.

2004-07-22 Living In The Shade Of Metta 68:25
  Ariya B. Baumann
The practice of lovingkindness yields powerful and unexpected results both in formal meditation practice and in our daily life. Getting a thorough understanding of the spirit of metta helps to cultivate a genuine and selfless feeling of lovingkindness.

2004-07-21 The Doubting Mind 42:54
  Rodney Smith
Doubting is a frequent component of the western mind. We must explore it thoroughly.

2004-07-19 Distorting The Mind 46:36
  Rodney Smith
We actually distort reality and live by the twisted logic of that mental truth.

2004-07-16 Uprooting The Kilesa 68:18
  Sayadaw U Janaka
July 2004 at IMS - Forest Refuge

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