Talks: Audio & Video


archive for year 2020


Sheltering In Love - Part 1
Sheltering In Love (Part 1)

During this time of pandemic, we need, more than ever, to feel our connectedness—true belonging with our own being,...

Facing Pandemic Fears with an Awake Heart
Facing Pandemic Fears with an Awake Heart

While it’s natural to feel fear during times of great collective crisis, our challenge is that fear easily takes...

Desire and Addiction (Part 2): Voices of Longing Calling You Home
Desire and Addiction (Part 2): Voices of Longing Calling You Home

Dear Friend – As part of the collective response to the CoronaVirus—taking care of each other—Tara has cancelled her...

Desire and Addiction: Voices of Longing Calling You Home (Part 1)
Desire and Addiction (Part 1): Voices of Longing Calling You Home

Desire is intrinsic to all living forms – the urge to exist and flourish. It turns to suffering when,...

Facing Fear (Part 1) – Awakening Your Fearless Heart
Facing Fear (Part 2) – Awakening Your Fearless Heart

Fear is a natural and universal part of our incarnation, and, when it goes on overdrive, we get imprisoned...

Working with Trauma: Tara Interviews Jim Gordon, MD
Working with Trauma: Tara Interviews Jim Gordon, MD

Dr. Jim Gordon is author of the new book, The Transformation: Discovering Wholeness and Healing After Trauma. In this...

Facing Fear (Part 1) - Awakening Your Fearless Heart
Facing Fear (Part 1) – Awakening Your Fearless Heart

Fear is a natural and universal part of our incarnation, and, when it goes on overdrive, we get imprisoned...

Embodied Presence (Part 2) – Planting our Roots in the Universe - Working with Pain
Embodied Presence (Part 2) – Planting Our Roots in the Universe – Working with Pain

In describing our human predicament and dis-ease, D.H. Lawrence says we are like a great tree with our roots...

Being Truthful: How Honesty Nourishes Love
Being Truthful – How Honesty Nourishes Love

The grounds of happiness, loving relationships and a just and flourishing society is honesty. And yet our current times...

Embodied Presence (Part 1) - Planting our Roots in the Universe
Embodied Presence (Part 1) – Planting Our Roots in the Universe

In describing our human predicament and dis-ease, D.H. Lawrence says we are like a great tree with our roots...

Shifting from Limbic to Liberating Intention
Shifting from Limbic to Liberating Intention

Becoming conscious of our intentions is the first step to truly aligning our life with our heart. This talk...

The Three Refuges - Gateways to Belonging and Freedom
The Three Refuges – Gateways to Belonging and Freedom

We all need ways to guide our attention that allow us to find wisdom, love and freedom in the...

The Power of Awake Awareness
The Power of Awake Awareness (retreat talk)

We all encounter “demons” of fear, anger, hurt, craving and shame. This talk explores our key ways of resisting...