Tag Archives: Shinzen Young

Four Awake Teachers on Video

Culadasa, author of The Mind Illuminated shares 5 insights into the nondual / awake life. I have met Culadasa many times, including at his home, the last time in 2016 at the Toward A Science of Consciousness Conference in Tucson, AZ. He … Continue reading

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Pain Haze

At a day-long class almost an hour’s drive from home, the level of physical pain rose inexorably all morning. When attention for objects other than the pain faded into the background, the class ( and most everything else ) fell … Continue reading

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Silent Retreat at the Merritt Center, Payson AZ

Have long felt any time spent in silence was spent best. Over Memorial Day weekend, spent part of 4 days silently serving 16 others as we walked in silence together on retreat. Our hostess, Betty Merritt, did an amazing job … Continue reading

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Looking into the Experience of Pain: An Exploration

[ This post is a copy of the new page of the same name. It’s here because readers and other people regularly either ask me about pain and meditation, or else mention that they live with chronic pain. There is … Continue reading

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Great Opportunity

Five years ago, I caught the flu. Lots of people do. Around 5 – 20 % of the US population annually contracts influenza. About 36 000 die of it in the US each year. Since you are reading this, you … Continue reading

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