Ram Dass – Here and Now – Ep. 125 – Embracing the Mystery

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In this 1993 talk from the Omega Institute, Ram Dass explores methods of embracing the mystery of life through selflessness and service. Show Notes Beyond the Safe Space (Opening) – Ram Dass addresses the culture of victimization that has grown in the West. He relates teachings from the Buddha and Anandamayi Ma around perspective and… Read more »

Discovery at the Edge of Empathy by Roshi Joan Halifax

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This excerpt is from Roshi Joan’s next book: Standing at the Edge: Finding Freedom Where Fear and Courage Meet, to be published May, 2018. Pre-Order your copy here. Be sure to listen to a recent Mindrolling podcast featuring Roshi Joan talking about her new book here. At a Mind and Life Institute conference on neuroscience… Read more »

Ram Dass – Here and Now – Ep. 124 – Restoring Harmony

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In this talk from 1980, Ram Dass invites us to bring all aspects of our lives into harmony by integrating the different planes of our awareness. Show Notes Integrating Our Awareness (Opening) – Ram Dass talks about the need to bring harmony to, and integrate, the different planes of our awareness. “You and I have… Read more »

How does consciousness affect the direction of our daily lives?

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There are big changes that are happening to our consciousness in terms of the information age, with travel, with movements in psychology. You are a member of a large number of people who are starting to see the world from a basis of consciousness differently from the socialization process they grew up with, the way… Read more »

Ram Dass – Here and Now – Ep. 122 – Altered Traits: Science and Meditation w/ Daniel Goleman

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Daniel Goleman and Raghu Markus join Ram Dass to talk about the power of meditation that they were exposed to in the East and what Western science has begun to understand about consciousness and meditation practice. Show Notes Against the Grain (Opening) – Ram Dass and Daniel Goleman talk about their time at Harvard and… Read more »

Why Meditate?

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Join Sharon Salzberg in February for her eighth annual Real Happiness Meditation Challenge! This free 28-day challenge is powerful exploration of the tools of meditation. Whether you are brand new to meditation, or a longtime practitioner, Sharon offers down-to-earth expertise based on 40+ years of practical experience studying and teaching. [SIGN UP HERE] THE BENEFITS… Read more »