In this talk, Reggie discusses the two main aspects of the practice of meditation: shamatha and vipashyana. Through shamatha, we learn to step away from our thinking. Vipashyana is a discovery of how things actually are. This meditative process is the gateway to discovering the dynamic play of relative life. This talk was given at […]Read More
INTRODUCTION TO MEDITATION
Meditation is the simple yet profound practice of awakening to our basic nature. Through the practice of meditation, we are gradually able to let go of what is not truly us, leaving exposed the brilliant, awakened state, which is what we really are.
REGGIE RAY & CAROLINE PFOHL
As the Spiritual Director of Dharma Ocean, Reggie brings us four decades of study and meditation practice within the Tibetan tradition, as well as a special gift for applying it to the unique spiritual imperatives of modern people.
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