Talks: Audio & Video


archive for year 2013/


blue buddha
Part 2: Evolving Toward Unconditional Love

This two part series explores the evolutionary conditioning of fear and judgment that contracts us away from love and...

blue buddha
Part 1: Evolving Toward Unconditional Love

This two part series explores the evolutionary conditioning of fear and judgment that contracts us away from love and...

The Evolving of Generosity
The Evolving of Generosity

This talk explores how we can open out of the habit of grasping and deliberately nourish our natural capacity...

Accessing Innate Wisdom
Accessing Innate Wisdom

Wisdom is an innate capacity, but often covered over by trance. This talk explores how we abandon ourselves as...

blue buddha
Part 2: Vulnerability, Intimacy, & Spiritual Awakening

We each live with uncertainty and the fear of rejection and loss, and we each are conditioned to avoid...

satsang
Monday Night Satsang – Question and Response

Question and response from Tara’s monthly evening satsang on 2013-11-11. NOTE: Satsang means exploring and realizing truth in the...

blue buddha
Part 1: Vulnerability, Intimacy, & Spiritual Awakening

We each live with uncertainty and the fear of rejection and loss, and we each are conditioned to avoid...

Healing Self-Doubt
Healing Self-Doubt

Siddhartha Gautama’s last challenge before enlightenment was doubt, and to some degree, most of us live with limiting beliefs...

Guided Forgiveness Practice (from fall 2013 IMCW retreat)

Instructions, then a guided forgiveness meditation.

blue buddha
The Heartspace That is Our True Home (Retreat Talk)

By dedicating ourselves to loving the life that is right here--ourselves--we discover the heartspace that holds this world. This...

blue buddha
Part 2: Happiness

This 2-part series explores conditioned and unconditioned happiness: What blocks us from experiencing true well-being, and the skillful means...

satsang
Satsang – Closing Prayer for Peace (6:58 min.)

A Prayer for Peace from Tara at the Monday evening satsang gathering. NOTE: Satsang means exploring and realizing truth...

satsang
Evening Satsang – “Peace is This Moment”

(published for the first time): Question and response with Tara from 2013-10-14. Questions relate to a reading of Dorothy Hunt's...

blue buddha
Part 1: Happiness

This 2-part series explores conditioned and unconditioned happiness: What blocks us from experiencing true well-being, and the skillful means...

blue buddha
Mindfulness in Education: Enabling Children to Realize their Full Potential

This talk explores stress-related emotional suffering and how mindfulness and compassion practices can serve our children’s natural intelligence, creativity...

blue buddha
Loving Life, Loving Earth

What will it take to have us collectively awaken to the suffering of our earth and respond? This talk...

blue buddha
Part 2: Entering the Wilderness

On all spiritual paths, we journey into the inner wilderness to discover the nature of nature - the truth...

blue buddha
Part 1: Entering the Wilderness

On all spiritual paths, we journey into the inner wilderness to discover the nature of nature - the truth...

blue buddha
Peace Work

The hope for inner and world peace lies in our evolutionary capacity to shift from Fight-Flight-Freeze reactivity to responding...

blue buddha
From Egoic to Unconditioned Loving

When we are caught in the sense of separation and unmet needs, our love is marbled with fear and...