Instructions on walking meditation, the four immeasurables as aids to concentration, the breath as an object of concentration, and meditation postures.
Series: Developing Meditative Concentration Retreat (2020)
A series of teachings given during the Developing Meditative Concentration Retreat at Sravasti Abbey in 2020.
Where serenity fits on the path to liberation, the three higher trainings of ethics, concentration, and wisdom. Also the conditions needed to generate serenity.
A guided meditation on the Buddha and answers to questions on meditation.
How to structure a meditation session, including the six preliminary practices before meditation. Identifying the five hindrances to concentration.
Nagarjuna’s analogies for the hindrances continued. Also advice on how to remove distracting thoughts.