Robert Beatty - The Second Talk in a series of 20 + talks on the Eightfold Path of the Buddha. The Four Noble Truths are the core of the Buddha's teaching. By looking deeply into suffering and its cause (craving) one can diminish suffering. Ultimately this strategy toward suffering takes one to awakening and the development of love and compassion.Sunday, April 20, 2014 Duration: 59:54 Type: video
Robert Beatty - Talk# 1 in a series of 20+ talks on the Noble Eightfold Path of the Buddha. From Wise Understanding to Wise Concentration this path is a model of spiritual development which begins where we are right now and leads toward the experience of the Buddha.Sunday, April 13, 2014 Duration: 49:06 Type: video
Robert Beatty - The Satipatthana Suttra explains with great clarity how to set oneself free from identification from liking/disliking and mental states and moods. It goes further to explain how by being aware of the arising and passing of feelings and moods in another we can live happier lives.Sunday, March 30, 2014 Duration: 1:06:08 Type: video
Robert Beatty -
1. What is a happy life?
2. How does one find a teacher? Is it necessary?
3. How does one act and progress in life if accepting the present is emphasized?
4. Can awareness be on the breath and wandering at the same time?
5. How does the Dharma encourage joy, beauty or creativity?
Robert BeattySunday, March 9, 2014 Duration: 2:16:27 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, March 2, 2014 Duration: 2:09:15 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, February 2, 2014 Duration: 52:58 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, January 26, 2014 Duration: ~48 min Type: audio
Moody Cow Returns: Every sense contact is either pleasant, unpleasant or neutral. We an spend our lives desperately trying to have only the pleasant or learn to surf the waves - Robert Beatty.Sunday, January 26, 2014 Duration: 49:27 Type: video
How much concentration is enough - Robert Beatty.Sunday, January 12, 2014 Duration: 26:26 Type: video
Engage fully in the mysterious flow of life in which everything is miraculously arising and passing away.Sunday, December 29, 2013 Duration: 51:05 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, December 22, 2013 Duration: 24:54 Type: video
Cultivating balance and acceptance with a warm heart and boundless compassion - Robert BeattySunday, December 22, 2013 Duration: 53:05 Type: video
I just returned from several days in the desert with my 91 year old teacher. The precious essence of each moment is blazing. Old age, decay and death are not just Buddhist ideas. They actually exist. Lots of death and loss in my life right now - Robert BeattySunday, December 15, 2013 Duration: 1:10:56 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, December 8, 2013 Duration: 51:25 Type: video
Wake up call with friend passing away in car accident. Four Noble Truths as a path to awakening. Engage life more and more fully in the present moment - Robert BeattySunday, December 1, 2013 Duration: 50:20 Type: video
A study of how to use the Eightfold Path of the Buddha to live a happy life of engagement with the world - Robert BeattySunday, November 17, 2013 Duration: 1:01:35 Type: video
In this moment we find ourselves at the junction of descending ritual in the form of tradition and the arising of the inspiration of the life of this moment. If we have only the former there is fundamentalism and rigidity. With only ascending ritual if the moment there is chaos. If we remain in the tension of these two poles the "transcendent third" or the ritual that enlivens emerges - Robert BeattySunday, November 17, 2013 Duration: 53:12 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, November 17, 2013 Duration: 56:06 Type: video
Robert BeattySunday, November 10, 2013 Duration: ~50 min Type: audio