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Dharma Talks given at Auckland Insight Meditation
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2021-06-03 talk: Wise Action part 2 15:07
Jill Shepherd
short talk looking at the second aspect of Wise Action, not stealing or taking what is not freely offered, in relation to our individual lives and our collective impact
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

2021-05-30 05 talk: spiritual friendship 8:59
Jill Shepherd
A short intro exploring the challenges and rewards of spiritual friendship as the foundation of sangha or community
one-day celebration of Vesak and the Auckland Insight community

2021-05-30 03 talk: Heavenly Messengers 16:14
Jill Shepherd
Looking at the legend of the Four Heavenly Messengers, and finding parallels in the context of our own lives
one-day celebration of Vesak and the Auckland Insight community

2021-05-30 02 talk: short introduction to celebrating Vesak 11:02
Jill Shepherd
Exploring ways of celebrating Vesak and the Auckland Insight community
one-day celebration of Vesak and the Auckland Insight community

2021-05-30 01 meditation: cultivating mudita as a foundation for the day's practice 15:25
Jill Shepherd
orienting to appreciation and gratitude as a foundation for this day of celebration
one-day celebration of Vesak and the Auckland Insight community

2021-05-27 talk: Wise Action 16:32
Jill Shepherd
A short introduction to Right or Wise Action
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

2021-05-27 meditation: compassion 27:21
Jill Shepherd
Mostly silent sitting with a few minutes orientation to compassion at the beginning
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

2021-05-06 talk: Wise Speech p2 18:27
Jill Shepherd
Looking at lesser-known aspects of Wise Speech, including how the Buddha at times endorsed harsh speech if necessary to prevent harm; also exploring the role of wise listening to help discern when and how to speak
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

2021-04-22 tallk: Wise Speech and the power of truth 18:16
Jill Shepherd
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

2021-04-22 meditation: arriving and steadying 29:14
Jill Shepherd
Living a life of mutual benefit: Exploring the Noble Eightfold Path

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