A podcast for secular-minded people who are interested in learning about Buddhist philosophy.
Conversations with contemporary Buddhist leaders and thinkers
Bringing Dharma to Life
The intention is to awaken, enlighten, enrich and inspire. Timber Hawkeye, bestselling author of Buddhist Boot Camp and Faithfully Religionless, offers a secular approach to being at peace with the world, both within and around us. As the Dalai Lama says, "Don't try to use what you learn from Buddhism to be a Buddhist, use it to be a better whatever-you-already-are."
The Sharon Salzberg Metta Hour features Buddhist philosophy in a practical, common sense vernacular. Sharon’s natural wisdom, sense of humor and the ease with which she translates these teachings forge an intimate connection with the listener. From everyday experiences to pithy revelations, each podcast is a journey on the path of self-discovery.
Conversations with spiritually awakening people.
Dharma talks from the tradition of Buddhist meditation master Ajahn Brahm and Australian Forest Sangha of monks and nuns presented by the Buddhist Society of Western Australia
Learn about traditional Zen and Buddhist teachings, practices, and history through episodes recorded specifically for podcast listeners. Host Domyo Burk is a Soto Zen priest and teacher.
The Jack Kornfield Heart Wisdom hour celebrates Jack’s ability to mash up his long established Buddhist practices with many other mystical traditions, revealing the poignancy of life’s predicaments and the path to finding freedom from self-interest, self-judgment and unhappiness.
Interviews with Scholars of Buddhism about their New Books Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/buddhist-studies
Professor Robert A.F. “Bob” Thurman’s official podcast covers diverse topics including Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist Studies, spirituality, Tibetan Culture, Asian history, philosophy, Eastern Ideas, and His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
The Upaya Dharma Podcast features Wednesday evening Dharma Talks and recordings from Upaya’s diverse array of programs. Our podcasts exemplify Upaya’s focus on socially engaged Buddhism, including prison work, end-of-life care, serving the homeless, training in socially engaged practices, peace & nonviolence, compassionate care training, and delivering healthcare in the Himalayas.
This feed shows the last 888 of talks given by Ajahn Amaro at Amaravati Buddhist Monastery.
Dharma Seed is dedicated to preserving and sharing the spoken teachings of Theravada Buddhism in modern languages. Since the early 1980's, Dharma Seed has collected and distributed dharma talks by teachers offering the vipassana (insight) and metta (lovingkindness) practices of Theravada Buddhism. New recordings are being added continuously from contemporary dharma teachers.
This podcast is pragmatic, secular and makes complicated Buddhist principles easy to understand. Yeshe is a Buddhist monk. He is from England and teaches meditation, Buddhist philosophy and mindfulness. Yeshe spent several years in a monastery in the foothills of the Himalayas teaching young monks basic Buddhist philosophy and meditation. He now offers teachings freely to all in a manner that is unpretentious and clear. He does not demand students to blindly accept what he says, but instead ...
Meditations, interviews, dharma talks and features from Lion's Roar Magazine and Buddhadharma: The Practioner's Quarterly.
Dhamma teachings from the tradition of Ajahn Brahm and the Western Australian Buddhist Sangha for those looking for something deeper.
The Be Here Now Network Guest Podcast features dharma talks from a rotating lineup of contributors like: Roshi Joan Halifax, Mirabai Starr, Gil Fronsdal, Mirabai Bush, and so many more!
Kusala Bhikshu and his Urban Dharma; an American born Buddhist monk living in Los Angeles, California. Kusala shares his understanding of Buddhism in a simple, non-technical way through stories, humor and personal insights.
Highest Self Podcast® is the #1 spirituality podcast on iTunes and for a reason. Sahara Rose makes spirituality fun, diverse, grounded and relatable! With 4 years and over 4000 5-star reviews, Highest Self Podcast will teach you how to Discover Your Dharma™ (soul's purpose), embody your fullest expression and blossom into your highest self. From divine feminine wisdom, to taking action on your dharma (soul's purpose), to manifestation, to past lives, to sacred sensuality, to conscious entrep ...
This podcast presents weekly updates from the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo including talks from Sunday service, sesshin, and other events.
Listen to all the recent Dharma Talks and Question & Answer sessions in the Plum Village Tradition
Wild Heart Meditation Center's podcast offers an assortment of talks given on topics as they relate to Buddhist practice. Wild Heart's guiding teacher, Andrew Chapman, along with other group facilitators share their experience with Buddhist practice, specifically offering practical teachings and instructions for our everyday, ordinary, lives.
Welcome to the Meditation x Attachment with George Haas Podcast. Each episode will explore the connections between ancient Buddhist meditation techniques and modern psychological attachment theory. Learn more at mettagroup.org
Dharma Talks from the Everyday Zen Foundation
Dharma talks by Koun Franz at Thousand Harbours Zen in Halifax, NS. If you find these talks beneficial, please consider joining Thousand Harbours Zen or making a donation at https://thousandharbourszen.com/support. Your support makes the practice and teachings available to others.
The Ordinary Mind Zen School Sydney podcast consists of Dharma talks given by Geoff Dawson.
Wendy Shinyo Haylett, an author, Buddhist teacher, lay minister, behavioral and spiritual coach shares the "tips and tricks" found in Buddhist teachings to make your professional and personal life better ... everyday!
This Podcast is a free show about the Buddhism of Nichiren Daishonin. Jason and Karen are members of the Soka Gakkai. Every two weeks they take a Buddhist study point and do their best to make it easy to understand and of use to anyone who listens. Practical Buddhism for living in the 21st Century, not beside a remote lake or mountainside but in the midst of daily life, with a job to do, a house to run and children to raise.
Recent Talks by Paul H. Website: zenbitchslap.com
Talks by Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat of Planet Dharma
This is a weekly podcast of the Sunday service at the Midwest Buddhist Temple, a JodoShinshu Buddhist temple. The Midwest Buddhist Temple is a member of the Buddhist Churches of America, http://buddhistchurchesofamerica.org/home/. Visit our website at http://mbtchicago.org or come to one of our services at 435 W. Menomonee St, Chicago, IL 60614, Visit our website for directions.
Free Buddhist Audio has been serving free recordings of high quality, full-length Dharma talks since 2006. Over 3 million downloads and counting... Get our free weekly Dharma talk podcast with inspiring speakers on Buddhism, meditation and mindfulness. Tune in, be inspired!
Gaia House is a meditation retreat centre offering silent meditation retreats in the Buddhist tradition. We warmly welcome people of every age, ethnicity, cultural heritage and religious background, socio-economic group, sexual orientation and gender identity, and we are actively working to investigate and remove barriers to inclusion. Join us in to explore the teachings of the Buddha, guided by experienced Dharma teachers from all over the world.
Past Dharma talks given at the Rime Buddhist Center.
Santa Fe, NM
Dharma talks and lectures on introduction to Buddhism, approaches to meditation, Buddhist values and more, presented by the International Buddhist Society from Richmond, BC, Canada. For more resources, visit our website at www.buddhisttemple.ca
These talks were given by Thanissaro Bhikkhu during the evening meditation sessions at Metta Forest Monastery.
Buddhist Recovery Podcast brings together teachers, leaders, and peers from different recovery lineages and approaches. Themes like addiction, mindfulness, sobriety, gratitude, compassion, stinking thinking and compulsive behaviors will be explored.
This podcast includes the last 888 talks by our founding abbot Ajahn Sumedho, the first Western disciple of Ajahn Chah.
We are here to share Won Buddhism dharma talks. Won Buddhism makes Buddha’s teaching relevant and suitable to contemporary society.
YOUR TV IS LYING TO YOU - Students of Knowledge, Eastern Philosophy, History, Conspiracy, Leadership, Truth, Self Realization -Strategy - Knowledge is liberation. The whole world is in a state of fear and mind control. The only way to overcome Fear is Love. The Family and the Tribe are now under assault. Divide and conquer has the world at war for Oil Natural resources and world domination. We all need to Unite and allow love to unite us all. Your TV and the main stream Media is Lying to you.
Weekly public talks recorded live at the Angel City Zen Center
Talks by Gil Fronsdal at the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, CA
Dhamma Talks given at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery.
Comedian Lee Mack has long had an interest in Buddhism, mindfulness and the possibility of leading a more spiritual life. After a few years of dabbling in meditation, he feels the time has come to decide once and for all whether he should seriously seek spiritual enlightenment. ‘I Can’t Believe It’s Not Buddha’ is a new podcast which finds Lee and his friend Neil taking their first (often clumsy) steps on the road to Nirvana. From picking which type of Buddhism to follow, to contemplating wh ...
Monday Night Meditation at Wat Dhammayanaram, Cambodian Society of WA (CBSWA) with Steven Towler on the 6th September 2021. These weekly teachings give an introduction into Meditation and some guidance and basics into the practice of the Buddhist Path. They usually consist of a short talk, thirty minute meditation and then questions & answers. Vene…
Rewriting Buddhism: Pali Literature and Monastic Reform in Sri Lanka, 1157–1270 (UCL Press, 2020) is the first intellectual history of premodern Sri Lanka’s most culturally productive period. This era of reform (1157–1270) shaped the nature of Theravada Buddhism both in Sri Lanka and also Southeast Asia and even today continues to define monastic i…
The Heart Sutra - Lecture 3, in English. Lectured by Venerable Guan Cheng at the International Buddhist Temple 觀成法師 主講 英語 心經 第3講
Thank you for downloading the show! Today we read Part 6 of 7 of the reading of Nichiren Daishonin's famous treatise, The Opening of the Eyes. This part starts on page 272 of the Major Writings of Nichiren Daishonin Volume 1, if you want to follow along! You can also get a link to the PDF from the SGI USA Website…
This is a Dharma Talk given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Roshi at the Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk Rinsen Roshi explores the relationship of insight and experience to awakening. If you would like to learn more about the Buddhist Temple of Toledo or to make a donation in support of this podcast please visit buddhisttempleoftoledo.org.…
In this conversation, Vince Fakhoury Horn is joined by Buddhist meditation teacher Kate Johnson, author of Radical Friendship, a newly released book which found its roots in a talk that Kate gave in 2013 at an in-person Buddhist Geeks Conference, entitled Waking Up to Power & Privilege in Our Communities. Vince & Kate speak about a variety of topic…
Rev. Ron Miyamura conducts Family Service and shares his Dharma Message: Significant Dates.
Do we reflect on the Bodhicitta? Is it optional, a mystical goal we can take or leave? How does it become a motivating force in our lives? Sangharakshita has described the Bodhicitta as a myth or symbol that galvanises our energies, something that makes sense of our lives, something emotionally moving that stirs us on a deep level. How are we to co…
We all slip off the path from time to time. It's important to remember that a relapse is just a bruise, not a tattoo. In sports terms, it's like being down a point, not losing the game, and we are all still in the game.By Timber Hawkeye
Dharma talk given by Lama Matthew Palden Gocha on August 29th, 2021. Music by Barefoot Bran Music.
Ep 173 - One flew over the Cuckoos nest - Movie Breakdown - illuminati tricks vs Brooklyn Supreme Knowledge Jah Live Free movie link fair use creative commons lic https://123movies.vu/movie/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-nest-19337By Miguel
Sensei Sara Jisho Siebert shares her journey as a Zen practitioner and the ways she has learned from the experiences in her life to stay with the unpleasant feelings and suffering that can arise in order to expand our capacity for empathy. She shares that the practice of being with our own suffering can lead us to hold space for others which will l…
I remind us of the reality of the climate emergency, and then argue that the most appropriate response to it is for us – as individuals, communities, states, and nations – to declare war on global heating and ecological breakdown. This is the only way we know of, as human beings, to shift into the "emergency mode" mindset we need. I then explain ho…
(Tovana Insight Meditation)By Zohar Lavie
(Tovana Insight Meditation)By Zohar Lavie
(Tovana Insight Meditation) Seeing inconstancy in all things, and bringing kindness: as it arises, we welcome; as it is here, we allow; as it passes, we release.By Nathan Glyde
(Tovana Insight Meditation)By Nathan Glyde
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "Purifying Gold"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "The Raft"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "Non-verbal Discernment"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "The World Offers No Shelter"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "Tap, Tap, Tap"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "Keep Your Spirits Up"
A talk by Thanissaro Bhikkhu entitled "Every Little Bit Counts"
(Tovana Insight Meditation) Exploring different lenses of equanimity, insight, and metta to see deeply and release dukkha.By Nathan Glyde
(ÖBR Theravada Schule Wien) Vortrag & Geführte MeditationBy Ayya Santacitta
(Spirit Rock Meditation Center)By Sylvia Boorstein
Andrew concludes a series of talks on the 10 Paramis (only 5 are listed on the podcast), which are the spiritual principles that serve as the foundation for the Buddha's teaching. In this talk, Andrew speaks on the topic of "equanimity", which means even-mindedness, balance, and non-reactivity. Equanimity is all about finding peace amidst the world…
The Observer - Participant by Ordinary Mind Zen SchoolBy Ordinary Mind Zen School
“People of scant knowledge do not think that buddhas have dignified behavior in the toilet... This is not learning of the Buddha’s truth. Remember, purity and impurity is exemplified by blood dripping from a human being. At one time it is warm, at another time it is disgusting. The buddhas have toilets, and this we should remember.” - Dogen In an e…
Exploring the question 'Why do we sit?' JoAnna Hardy takes us on a Buddhist journey through nature, Dharma, wandering forest monks, facing fear, the Second Arrow, & The Four Noble Truths. JoAnna Hardy is an insight meditation (Vipassanā) practitioner and teacher; She is on Faculty at the University of Southern California, Founding member of the Med…
“… how everyday experience is actually as vast and boundless as outer space ...” “… By letting everything be, things have the intrinsic capacity to release themselves ...” Description: Resuming the discussion about the koan that tells us “ordinary mind is the way,” this talk from the second day of a weekend retreat examines how everyday experience …
Ajahn Ñāṇiko reflects on gladness and not craving as key parts of practice. This talk was offered on August 31, 2021 at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery.By Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery
Ajahn Cunda discusses working with the mind and gratitude. This talk was offered on August 28, 2021 at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery.By Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery
Ajahn Cunda discusses working with habits that are not beneficial. This talk was offered on August 23, 2021 at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery.By Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery
Ajahn Brahm explains the gradual process of how your mind becomes still and the breathe meditation becomes delightful. Ajahn also explains why you will experience a Nimitta when your mind becomes very, very still. Please support the BSWA in making teachings available for free online via Patreon. To find and download more precious Dhamma teachings, …
You’ve probably heard this word, seen others accused of it or maybe been accused of it yourself — but what does it actually mean? What is it? And what is its context within your spiritual practice? This is a big and extremely controversial topic right now in the collective that people are accused of yet most don’t understand what it actually means.…
(Aloka Vihara Forest Monastery) La vida del Buda y el poder de enfrentar nuestras dificultadesBy Ayya Dhammadīpā
We discuss the meaningful life and how much of it is formed by the types of exploration allowed to us while we form our attachments. Recorded 9/9/2021 Join our daily Morning Meditation at patreon.com/mettagroup to help commit to your practice!
This talk, the first in our Rains Retreat, was offered by Brother Phap Huu from the New Hamlet of Plum Village, France.By Plum Village
Heather McTeer Toney speaks on recovery from climate disasters as a pathway to building resilient communities. She reminds us that people of color know this pathway well and have been engaged in the fight for climate justice long before today. She encourages us to take collective action that follows the lead of community organizers who have the exp…
Opening with a reading of the mind expanding descriptions of the multitude of Gods, Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, and Divine Creatures found in “The Vimalakirti Sutra”, Robert Thurman gives a concise teaching on the nature of Dharma as taught by Shakyamuni Buddha. “The Vimalakirti Sutra teaches a nondualistic wisdom and reconciliation of dichotomies. It c…
Michael Macklin (WonHyoung), a long time practitioner at the North Carolina Temple, draws upon his deep study, contemplation, and experience with the Il-Won-Sang vow, a core doctrine found in The Principal Book of Won-Buddhism (http://wonscripture.org/Main/SubIndex/jungjun020104)Michael's simple and clear explanation of key stanzas helps us better …
(San Francisco Insight Meditation Community)By Eugene Cash
This talk was given by Gil Fronsdal on 2021.09.12 at the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, CA. Video of this talk is available at: https://youtu.be/8sy8pArb_qM?t=2196. A machine generated transcript of this talk is available. It has not been edited by a human, so errors will exist.Closed Captioning: https://otter.ai/u/k0sZiP_AqIBcuZFZPK4p3…
This talk was given by Gil Fronsdal on 2021.09.12 at the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, CA. Video of this talk is available at: https://youtu.be/8sy8pArb_qM. For more talks like this, visit AudioDharma.org If you have enjoyed this talk, please consider supporting AudioDharma with a donation at https://www.audiodharma.org/donate/. This t…
(Common Ground Meditation Center)By Mark Nunberg
(Common Ground Meditation Center)By Mark Nunberg
The following topics were addressed by the Venerable during this episode, • The vicious cycle of Anger, worrying, and not being good enough • Freeing animals belonging to someone, is that stealing? • When do we know we are on the way? • Buzzing sensation while meditating For more resources on Buddhist teachings, visit our website at buddhisttemple.…