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Retreat Dharma Talks at Vallecitos Mountain Retreat Center

Awake in the Wild: Embracing Change

2019-09-26 (7 days) Vallecitos Mountain Retreat Center

2019-09-28 Why Practice in Nature, Part 1 47:06
Mark Coleman
This talk describes the beauty, joy, presence and wakefulness that arises as we meditate outdoors.
2019-09-29 Insight and Awakening in Nature 45:40
Mark Coleman
Bringing a contemplative awareness in nature reveals profound insight into impermanence, anata (not self) and the nature of reality.
2019-09-30 Holding Love and Grief for the Earth 51:55
Mark Coleman
How the Bramha Viharas - the divine abodes of love, compassion, joy and equanimity arise in relationship to being in nature and how they suggest us holding the grief and pain during climate/eco crisis.
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