Quashing Gossip: Audio And Notes From The Insight Timer Live Event

Listen to the full unedited version of Quashing Gossip with or without the Wisdom App: https://join.wisdom.audio/WdQK The description to this August 17th, 2022 Insight Timer live event and subsequent notes: Pretty much all considering joining this already know they’d like to gossip less so let’s dig into some teachings to really drive home the importance of quashing our gossipContinue reading “Quashing Gossip: Audio And Notes From The Insight Timer Live Event”

Crystal Gazing Contemplation / Meditation

Easy to remember shortcut for this blog post: https://tinyurl.com/crystalcontemplation Unlike the two crystals I mention using, or the cluster or matrix shown here, I suggest using only one easy to hold crystal starting off. In order to tune in more deeply, it’s probably better to pause and extend the meditation to sit longer in silenceContinue reading “Crystal Gazing Contemplation / Meditation”

Podcast | Studying And Practicing With “The Iddhipāda-Vibhaṅga Sutta — An Analysis Of The Bases Of Power”: “Psychic Powers,” Practice Combinations And Miscellany (6 of 7)

This sixth in a seven part series on Studying And Practicing With “The Iddhipāda-Vibhaṅga Sutta — An Analysis Of The Bases Of Power” addresses “Psychic Powers” as well as some practice ideas on how to combine various topics mentioned within the sutta. There’s also some miscellany and various resources to go deeper

Dharma Questions: Abhidhamma

The following questions arose while listening to what appears to be seven published videos from a 2006 (or 2016?) lecture series on Abhidhamma from Pa Auk Sayadaw [see end of post for all these videos]: describe visual details of various kalapas how can there be essence (as in nutritive essence, or is this maybe anContinue reading “Dharma Questions: Abhidhamma”

Podcast | Lawyering Down, Kundalini-ing Up With Kara Bitar

On July 21st, Optimization Coach and Kundalini Yoga Teacher Kara Bitar and I spoke about Kara’s journey from high powered lawyer to ill health to healing to teaching and coaching: I hold a J.D. from Duke University School of Law and practiced high-stakes corporate litigation at one of the largest law firms in the Southeast.Continue reading “Podcast | Lawyering Down, Kundalini-ing Up With Kara Bitar”

Podcast | The Mystery Of Musical Healing With Mark Romero

On July 6 musician and healer Mark Romero played guitar a couple of times one for opening to higher levels of mastery, magnificence, remembering and unlimited potential and the other for grounding. We also talked about: Mark’s abandoning being a money making machine Starting music privately in high school NASA’s discovery — via Dr RonaldContinue reading “Podcast | The Mystery Of Musical Healing With Mark Romero”

Podcast | Spoken Mastery With Brenden Kumarasamy

On July 7th speech coach Brenden Kumarasamy and I talked: Brenden’s start doing case competitions in business school turning into coaching others Brenden’s video about mastering silence and replacing ums and a’s with pauses not judging how we speak and present now him not doing videos about mistakes communication in every moment of life communicationContinue reading “Podcast | Spoken Mastery With Brenden Kumarasamy”

Podcast | What Is Sexual Energy? Categories For Contemplation

The description for this now heavily edited version of the July 7th Insight Timer live event: There is the training precept to refrain from misusing sexual energy. This event aims to not do much more than list topics and categories for later investigating and discerning, “what is sexual energy and how does it work” SeeContinue reading “Podcast | What Is Sexual Energy? Categories For Contemplation”

Podcast | Putting Humans First With Rob Krecak

On June 21 Rob Krecak of humansfirst.us and I talked about: Who Rob is and his work technology mindfulness (consulting) screen time 4 hour work week and 4 day work week burnout productivity Facebook and social media email video games addiction virtual reality and augmented reality retreating into fantasy worlds anxiety of notifications and constantlyContinue reading “Podcast | Putting Humans First With Rob Krecak”