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Fostering Kindness
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Fostering Kindness

Sound Healing Meditation from July 24, 2022 Watch the latest Sound Healing Meditation. Our session today invites us to breathe, and to foster kindness by using phrases similar to loving-kindness. During the meditation, we will experience sounds and vibrations of the singing bowls and instruments. “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard...

Be the Change You Wish to See
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Be the Change You Wish to See

Sound Healing Meditation from July 10, 2022 Watch the latest Sound Healing Meditation. Our session today invites us in meditation to find a quality we would like to embody so that we may facilitate change within to share without. During the meditation, we will experience sounds and vibrations of the singing bowls and instruments. We...

Loving-Kindness and Tragedy
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Loving-Kindness and Tragedy

I share with you today my inspirational message from the Friday Meditation Circle. I talked about how we can use our practice of Loving-Kindness as we navigate the recent senseless tragedies and violence. I know many of our hearts are heavy and overwhelmed but as we lean into our practice our hearts become stronger as...

Metta in May | Month-Long Program
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Metta in May | Month-Long Program

Join in through the month of May as we focus on the practice of Metta, also known as Loving-Kindness, through classes, short meditation recordings, mini-retreats and more. By exploring Metta (Loving-Kindness) and similar mantras, and mindfulness practices, you will make self-love a priority, cultivate gratitude, and focus on compassion. These practices will provide an opening...

Train Without Bias in All Areas | Reflections
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Train Without Bias in All Areas | Reflections

April 18th #48 – Train without bias in all areas. It is crucial always to do this pervasively and wholeheartedly. Pema: It is important to include everyone and everything that you meet as part of your practice. They become the means by which you cultivate compassion and wisdom. A day filled with many tasks, including...

Don’t Talk About Injured Limbs | Reflections
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Don’t Talk About Injured Limbs | Reflections

April 17th #25 – Don’t talk about injured limbs. Pema: Don’t try to build yourself up by talking about other people’s defects. When we have been bruised, without thinking, we discuss and complain how others have blemished us. We proceed to catalogue all of their shortcomings. We proceed to do this to get people in...

Drive All Blames Into One | Reflections
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Drive All Blames Into One | Reflections

April 15th #12 – Drive all blames into one. Pema: This is advice on how to work with your fellow beings. Everyone is looking for someone to blame and therefore aggression and neurosis keep expanding. Instead, pause and look at what’s happening with you. When you hold on so tightly to your view of what...

Don’t Vacillate | Reflections
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Don’t Vacillate | Reflections

April 14th #53 – Don’t vacillate Pema: If you train in awakening compassion only some of the time, it will slow down the process of giving birth to certainty. Wholeheartedly train in keeping your heart and mind open to everyone.  Note: I have decided to post these the next morning vs. the end of the...