Dec 31, 2019
This meditation explores the meaning of forgiveness and its role in healing and transformation. We then are guided in a forgiveness practice that helps us release the armoring of blame, and inhabit an inclusive and open heart (from the 2019 Fall IMCW 7-day Silent Retreat).
Dec 27, 2019
Trusting Who We Are (retreat talk) - When we are suffering, we are believing something untrue - usually a limiting story about who we are. This talk explores the roots of our self-doubts, and the teachings and practices that remind us of our basic goodness - the loving awareness that is our source.
Dec 26, 2019
Short Talk and Guided Heart Meditation - Loving Kindness - Befriending our Lives (2019-11-02) - This short talk and meditation introduces the domain of “heart practices” and then guides us in how to cultivate a deep quality of friendliness in relating to our inner life and each other. The gift of this practice is a...
Dec 20, 2019
Radical Compassion - Part 3 - Loving Ourselves and Our World
into Healing (2019-12-18) - Drawn from Tara's new book, Radical
Compassion (2020), these three talks explore how the RAIN practice
(Recognize, Allow, Investigate, Nurture) awakens the active,
embodied caring that heals and frees our hearts.
Dec 20, 2019
A Brief Meditation: Gathering and Arriving in Presence (2019-12-18) - A brief meditation to gather the attention, loosen and soften the body, sense your intention for being here, and to feel the quality of presence of an awakening heart.