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"In truth we are always present; we only imagine ourselves to be in one place or another."
—Howard Cohn

Mindfulness & Meditation

Insight Meditation, known as Vipassana in the Buddhist tradition, is a simple technique which has been practiced in Asia for more than 2,600 years. Beginning with focusing attention on the breath, the practice concentrates and calms the mind. It allows us to see through the mind's conditioning and thereby to live more fully present in the moment. Mindfulness is a way of maintaining a moment-by-moment awareness of thoughts, feelings, bodily sensations and the surrounding environment. Meditation practice helps us cultivate the skills for mindfulness.

Some of the themes covered in this learning path include: Mindfulness, meditation, Insight, concentration.

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3/15/2017 Essential Buddhist Teachings:
The Eightfold Path & Compassion - Online Class Series - Ends May 28

Mark Coleman
3/27/2017 Insight and Awakening: The Liberating Art of Samatha-Vipassana - 5 nights, ends Apr 1
Will Kabat-Zinn, Anushka Fernandopulle
4/1/2017 The Neurology of Awakening
Rick Hanson, Rick Mendius
4/1/2017 Living Wise: The Buddha's Guidance on How to Be in the World
Kate Munding
4/1/2017 The Neurology of Awakening - Live Webcast
Rick Hanson, Rick Mendius
4/2/2017 Healing Our Hearts, Minds and Bodies
Sandy Boucher, Martha Boesing
4/2/2017 Finding Freedom: Embodied and Expressive Practices that Liberate
Anne Cushman, Nina Wise
4/5/2017 Awakening As We Age - Ends Apr 7
Anna Douglas
4/8/2017 Mindful Eating: Cultivating True Nourishment
Andrea Lieberstein
4/8/2017 The Nonviolence of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Buddhist Practice
Donald Rothberg, Kazu Haga
4/9/2017 Every Body Has a Story
Jill Satterfield
4/9/2017 Awakening Joy
James Baraz, Jane Baraz
4/15/2017 The Power and Challenges of Sustaining Mindful Attention
Celeste Young
4/15/2017 Make Peace with Your Mind: How Mindfulness and Compassion Can Free You from the Inner Critic
Mark Coleman
4/17/2017 Loving-Kindness: Cultivating the Open and Wise Heart - Ends Apr 18
Donald Rothberg
4/17/2017 Mindfulness & Metta: A Retreat for Experienced Students (LOTTERY) - 4 nights, ends Apr 21
Jack Kornfield, Trudy Goodman, Teja Bell (qigong)
4/22/2017 Living at the Speed of Life
Anna Douglas
4/22/2017 Reclaiming Our Ancestral Heritage and Lineage and Awakening Our Own Courage and Wisdom
Arinna Weisman, Sandy Boucher, Amana Brembry Johnson
4/23/2017 The Dare of Memoir
Roger Housden
4/23/2017 Exploring the Five Precepts As a Blueprint for Liberation
Shahara Godfrey
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