Dying Every Day Meditation, Transformation, and the Bardos With Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche For many Tibetans, the bardos mark the stages from death to rebirth, but they can also be understood as an inner journey of the mind, marking the “in-between” periods in our own process of becoming more fully who we truly are. When we […]
In Love with the World Author Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche with Dr. Richard Davidson Mingyur Rinpoche and Dr. Davidson will be discussing Rinpoche’s latest book, In Love with the World: A Monk’s Journey Through the Bardos of Living and Dying (Spiegel & Grau, On Sale May 7, 2019). The book is a rare and intimate account […]
In this meditation workshop, we will learn how cultivating awareness can help create a peaceful mind and joyful heart. The practice of meditation enables us to transform all experiences, even difficult emotions and painful thoughts, into sources of joy. Over the course of the seminar, we will explore the landscape of our experience with mindful […]
For tonight’s episode, the Perpetual Notion Machine looks into the practice of meditation with Will Cushman. UW-Madison has been in the forefront of meditation research, primarily with the Dalai Lama, due to Richard Davidson and the Center for Healthy Minds. But tonight Will talks with Charles Raison, a meditation researcher and psychiatrist in several areas […]
Varieties of Buddhist Meditation: History, Theory, and Practice in India and Tibet – A Presentation by John Dunne, Ph.D. – Filmed On-Location By Wisdom Publications Contemplative practice plays a central in all Buddhist traditions, and this course offers an accessible account of the varieties of core practices and their underlying theories. We begin by exploring […]
Members of the Diamond Way Buddhist Center host the show on March 23 with about 5-6 people including John Christopherson, the Diamond Way teacher. They show their local center and how the Buddhist practice works in their everyday life. They talk about some basic buddhist topics, too, and cover a variety of related issues.