10/19/11 – The first noble truth of Buddhism is that “Life is Suffering.” This can be really confusing and if it is misunderstood it can lead to a lack of motivation in practice. This talk reviews the first noble truth and how it applies to practice.
9/26/11 – There is an important difference between psychological insight and the insights that occur on the contemplative path. This talk addresses some of the confusion that can occur when we mix the two.
What do people mean when they say they are “on the path?” In this talk the 16 stages of insight are described in a clear and down to earth way.