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Ajahn Sucitto's Dharma Talks at Insight Meditation Society - Forest Refuge
Ajahn Sucitto
As a monk, I bring a strong commitment, along with the renunciate flavor, to the classic Buddhist teachings. I play with ideas, with humor and a current way of expressing the teachings, but I don't dilute them.
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2016-12-04 Meeting the Problem 40:16
Rather than immediately thinking, or trying to think of a solution, it’s more skillful to refer to embodiment and establish dispassion.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-12-03 Chanting Fire Sermon 12:16
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-12-03 Samadhi – absorbing the sweet spot 49:52
In mindfulness, body teaches us what mindfulness is. When we steadily incline towards sensitive simplicity and getting comfortable – and absorb that, the result is samadhi.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-12-01 Waves and Fields - no self 46:41
Dhammas are wave-like qualia rather than things. They are conditionally arisen. With dispassionate mindfulness they can subside. They need not define or belong to anyone.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-12-01 Faith: sustained wonder 16:12
Open to the field of experience; avoid conclusions sustain presence.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-30 Q & A 1:12:32
Intention; attention; potencies; self-criticism; metta; consciousness; faith in what?
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-29 Relational Fields and Satipatthana 52:07
Mindfulness of mind is the ability to hold the range of mind states in the field of mind so that dispassionate presence is realized. This ‘holding’ is not grasping any phenomenon as a real thing, more relating to it as a potential citta characteristic.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-29 Entering Sangha: a reflection 8:25
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-27 Enriching embodied space: Guided Meditation 44:41
A series of themes to support a rich, blessed state of mind.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge
2016-11-27 Consciousness, latent tendencies and true response. 65:35
To respond to what arises is important – how to avoid blind reactions? Citta, core presence, can be accessed through mindfulness. When it is stable, a true response arises.
November 10 to December 9 2016 at IMS - Forest Refuge

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