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Kamala Masters's Dharma Talks
Kamala Masters
It has long been important for me to offer the purity of the teachings of the Buddha in a way that connects with our common sense and compassion as human beings, which allows for the natural blossoming of wisdom.
2005-11-17 The Seven Factors Of Awakening 52:37
As awareness develops on the 4 foundations of mindfulness, the 7 factors of enlightenment naturally follow.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2
2005-11-10 The Four Qualities Of A Superior Person 52:30
Faith, Virtue, Generosity, and Wisdom are the qualities. This talk is about faith, commitment, and confidence.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2
2005-07-16 Satipatthana Vipassana Bhavana 57:21
Satipatthana is the method of mindfulness. Vipassana is the knowledge that comes thru the cultivation of mindfulness practice.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2004-12-09 The Union Of Compassion And Wisdom 31:31
Bringing together the understandings of compassion and wisdom helps us to bring together the understandings of self and selflessness. We then begin to live from a bigger, more limitless heart and mind.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2
2004-12-02 Awakening "We Got What It Takes" 65:07
The seven factors are already in the mindstream being developed by our simple practice of mindfulness.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2
2004-11-25 Generosity And Gratitude 31:28
The near and far-reaching benefits of generosity and gratitude.
Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center Three-Month Retreat - Part 2
2004-10-28 Equanimity 60:28
Equanimity is resting the mind before it falls into extremes of reactivity. The spacious, calm balance of equanimity can contain both the joys and sorrows of life— supporting mindfulness and the opening to deeper wisdom when we open to “how it is.” Moment to moment, equanimity leads to a great respect and to alignment with the truths that liberate.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2004-10-23 Faith 55:12
The Buddha likened faith to a seed, an intention, to grow in the direction of wisdom and compassion, to venture beyond what is known. The seed sends down roots which take in nourishment to grow the seed. The roots are likened to virtuous activity. From there, sprouts grow, blossom and bear the fruits of serenity and insight.
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2004-04-17 Exploring The Terrain Of Compassion 64:12
What would it be like to keep our hearts open in the midst of great suffering?
Spirit Rock Meditation Center Monday and Wednesday Talks
2004-02-21 Taking it Home with Q&A 1:13:58
With Steve Armstrong and Annie Nugent

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