Spiritual materialism is the ambitious ego-centered approach of striving for perfection through meditation practice. Here, Reggie speaks to genuine spirituality—the willingness to face our insecurities, depression, anger, darkness, and pride with an open heart. Such an approach, he says, is the way of wholeness. This talk was given at the 2002 Winter Dathün retreat held […]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 Spiritual Director, Reggie brings us some 5 decades of study as a lineage holder of Chogyam Trungpa’s vision. In 2007, Caroline agreed to enter into training to become co-lineage holder and in 2017, the 10th anniversary, Reggie empowered her in this role as equal in every way to his.
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