The greatest gift is the
gift of the teachings
 
Thanissaro Bhikkhu's Dharma Talks at Cambridge Insight Meditation Center
Thanissaro Bhikkhu
Dharma practice is medicine for the mind -- something particularly needed in a culture like ours that actively creates mental illness in training us to be busy producers and avid consumers. As individuals, we become healthier through our Dharma practice, which in turn helps bring sanity to our society at large.
2015-03-18 The Art and Study of Practice 1:17:25
2012-03-14 Lessons from the Kalama Sutta 28:31
The Kalama Sutta is most famous for its encouragement not to place total trust in traditions and texts, but it also encourages you not to place total trust in your sense of reason and preferences. So where can you place your trust? This talk focuses on the dilemma posed by the sutta's recommendations, and the way in proposes out of the dilemma.
2009-02-25 Noble Wealth 39:58
The inner quialities that provide wealth for the mind - a sense of freedom and security - regardless of outside conditions.
CIMC Wednesday Talks
2008-04-16 The Paradox of Becoming 1:13:51
2005-02-02 Heedfulness 1:23:45
Heedfulness- the Buddha's final teaching - provides the context within which his other teachings on the path should be understood.
CIMC Wednesday Talks
2004-02-04 Anger 1:31:04
Approaching anger skillfully, both by developing a proper understanding of it and by using the many tools that can be used to keep the mind from being overcome by it.
CIMC Wednesday Talks
Attached Files:
  • Anger - transcript by Thanissaro Bhikkhu (doc)
2003-01-29 Not-Self: Taking A Fresh Look 67:19
CIMC Wednesday Talks
2002-02-06 Untitled 1:27:25
CIMC Wednesday Talks

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