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Dharma Talks given at Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community
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2024-02-06 Reflections on the Kalama Sutta 31:16
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2024-01-30 Utilizing Views and Being Free of Views 33:44
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2024-01-22 Coming to Peace with Reality 43:02
Janine Schipper
In this dharma talk, Janine delves into the three fundamental Buddhist Marks of reality/existence: dukkha (dissatisfaction/suffering), annica (impermanence), and anatta (no self). She discusses the consequences of avoiding these inherent aspects of reality, while also contemplating the transformative power of accepting and finding peace with each dimension. Following each segment, Janine leads a brief guided meditation focused on accepting and coming to peace with dukkha, annica, and anatta.
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2024-01-15 Ill Will - It's Not Anger 31:45
Robin Craig
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2024-01-09 The Art of Nourishing Intentions 31:46
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2024-01-02 Rhythms of the Path And Beginning Again 28:15
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2023-12-26 The Thread of Generosity 30:24
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2023-12-19 In A Dark Time, The Eye Begins to See 27:40
Brian Lesage
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2023-11-13 Ambivalence 38:19
Janine Schipper
In this dharma talk on ambivalence, we explore the multifaceted nature of mixed or contradictory feelings and the discomfort it often brings. Delving into the concept from both every day and Buddhist perspectives, we discuss how the desire for resolution can lead to suffering, examining examples from relationships, jobs, goals, and moral conflicts. The talk emphasizes the discomfort of ambivalence and the potential for inner turmoil, while offering Buddhist perspectives on skillful means and mindfulness of ambivalence. The talk concludes with a guided meditation that encourages embracing ambivalence with mindfulness, compassion, and acceptance, promoting a non-attachment to outcomes and a deeper understanding of the interconnected nature of emotions.
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

2023-10-30 Loving Awareness 29:43
Janine Schipper
In this dharma talk Janine explores the concept of loving awareness as an integration of heart-centered awareness and mindfulness. Beginning with the challenge of connecting awareness with love in everyday life, we delve into the heart-mind connection, addressing suffering, the three poisons, and compassionate understanding. The talk examines various facets of loving awareness, including compassion, gratitude, and acceptance, highlighting their interconnectedness. The talk concludes by encouraging personal exploration of cultivating loving awareness in daily life and includes a guided Loving-Kindness meditation.
Flagstaff Insight Meditation Community FIMC Monday Night Talks

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