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51 – 60 of 73 matches for metta bhavana

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Manchester Buddhist Centre 

Mahabodhi explores the meaning of the Sanskrit term samjna or sanna in Pali. Often translated as perception, but more accurately …

Mahabodhi 2017
 
Metta and Akshobhya's Mirrorlike Wisdom 

This is the first of two talks given on "Living in the Mandala"; a retreat for Mitras on the Brahma Viharas at …

Maitrisiddhi 2018
01. Metta and Akshobhya's Mirrorlike Wisdom (00:00)
 
Empathising with the Enemy 

A talk from Nandaraja exploring meditation and the Metta Bhavana, given on a People of …

Nandaraja 2018
 
Beyond Boundaries 

Bodhidasa discusses the Metta Bhavana and the way it is taught in the Triratna system of …

Bodhidasa 2018
 
Love and Desire 

This is the last in a great three-part series on 'The Alchemy of Love', Padmavajra's exploration of the transformative …

Padmavajra 2005
05. Bodhisattva path as context; relationships within the context of metta; nurturing of ordinary human emotions; hatred and craving (4:17)
08. Metta Bhavana; empathy or anukampa; transforming the stream of the mind by identifying with others; alleviating suffering through deeds; reading of verses on liberation; Dhardo Rimpoche as example (3:52)
10. Imagination as magical ability - exercising imagination; identifying ourselves with others in metta bhavana; moving towards egolessness; the need for patience and support in developing love - Sangha as a good basis and example (6:18)
 
The Meaning of Parinirvana 

A lecture celebrating the anniversary of the Parinirvana or 'death' of the Buddha. It outlines six basic meditation …

Sangharakshita 1972
05. ii. Hate: the Metta Bhavana (1:48)
 
A Method of Personal Development 

In Buddhist practice, the traditional method of choice for effecting positive change in one's life is meditation. Here …

Sangharakshita 1976
09. The Metta Bhavana: the positive restructuring of consciousness (7:29)
 
The Awakening Heart 

This is the first talk in the series of the same name. It touches on aspects of Sangharakshita's 'system of meditation', …

Parami 2006
06. Dukkha is not living in harmony with truth of conditioned existence; metta is the volitional response to interconnectedness (4:23)
07. Levels of compassion: situational response to suffering; metta bhavana and bodhicitta; unconditional compassion dissolves all separation (8:18)
 
Meditation: the Expanding Consciousness 

A traditional exposition of Buddhist meditation looking at why we meditate; preparation for meditation; the five meditation …

Sangharakshita 1967
07. Mindfulness of breathing and Metta Bhavana (9:24)
 
Our Work as Teachers and Practitioners 

A rather splendid (even controversial in places!) talk by Kamalashila on meditation and meditation teaching in the contemporary …

Kamalashila 2005
06. Seven trainings in meditation - i. the spirit of practice ii.faith, confidence iii. mindfulness, awareness iv. reflection on the Dharma v. anapanasati (mindfulness of breathing) vi. metta bhavana (development of loving kindness) vii. just sitting (5:53)
07. Anapanasati; concerns over wilfulness in developmental (bhavana) meditation; dhyana-focus in teaching; positive new approaches (5:47)
08. Metta Bhavana; similar concerns with 'forced practice' (1:47)
 
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