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Chas DiCapua's Dharma Talks at Insight Meditation Society - Retreat Center
Chas DiCapua
Chas DiCapua is currently the Insight Meditation Society's Resident Teacher, and has offered meditation since 1998. He is interested in how each person can fully and uniquely manifest the dharma. He teaches regularly at sitting groups and centers close to IMS.
2018-01-02 Working With Mindfulness Of Thoughts 58:40
Morning Instructions with Chas with introductory comments by Anushka
Embodying the Heart of Wisdom: New Year’s Retreat
2017-07-30 Metta Towards Oneself 41:20
Practicing directing kindness towards ourselves by first connecting with our ability to receive kindness from other and then connecting with our own goodness.
Insight Meditation Retreat for 18-32 Year Olds
2017-07-29 Understanding the trap of wanting and not wanting. 52:53
Exploring the habit pattern of mind using the enlightenment verses of the Third Zen Patriarch called Faith In Mind.
Insight Meditation Retreat for 18-32 Year Olds
2016-07-31 Renunciation 48:48
The relationship between understanding the drawbacks of sense pleasures and renunciation
Insight Meditation Retreat for 18–32 Year Olds
2016-03-22 The illusion of not good enough. 51:19
How this the illusion of mine comes about and how to practice with it using mindfulness wisdom and compassion
Cultivating Discernment: Insight Meditation
2015-07-26 Purity and Purification 49:24
Our practice cycles between experiencing freedom of heart and that which binds the heart to suffering. Both are equally onward leading
Insight Meditation Retreat for 18–32 Year Olds
2015-01-17 Understanding Judgement and Discernment 44:54
How we can bring discernment to bear on our experience instead of judgement. How we cultivate discernment on this path.
Clear Mind, Open Heart: Insight Meditation Weekend
2014-07-29 Wise Speech and Wise Acrtion 43:25
How these two path factors fit in with the Buddha's teaching on liberation, and how to create a wise and compassionate approach to the practing of them.
Investigating Life: Insight Meditation Retreat for 18–32 Year Olds
2014-07-27 Joy 50:07
How joy is an integral component of clear seeing, concentration and the heart practices
Investigating Life: Insight Meditation Retreat for 18–32 Year Olds
2014-03-22 Mindfulness Of The Body and Breath 57:11
Basic instructions on using the body and the breath as meditation objects and as a way to be present
Awareness, Pure and Simple: Insight Meditation Weekend

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