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A Discussion on Meditation with Teachers, Scientists and Religious Leaders. Starting with the Question Why Meditate?

A Discussion on Meditation with Teachers, Scientists and Religious Leaders. Starting with the Question Why Meditate?
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A Discussion on Meditation with Teachers, Scientists and Religious Leaders. Starting with the Question Why Meditate?

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English

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Episodes

Diana Winston

12/17/2018
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Diana Winston is the Director of Mindfulness Education at UCLA Semel Institute’s Mindful Awareness Research Center (MARC) and the co-author, with Susan Smalley PhD, of Fully Present, the Science, Art and Practice of Mindfulness (DaCapo, 2010). She teaches mindful awareness practices to the general public to promote health and well-being. Called by the LA Times “one of the nation’s … Continue reading "Diana Winston"

Duration:00:32:37

Father Thomas Matus

12/8/2018
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New Camaldoli Hermitage is a community of Roman Catholic monks whose life is dedicated to contemplation and prayer. We are a worshiping community, celebrating with our friends and guests the Liturgy of the Hours and the Holy Eucharist. Our monastic fellowship extends beyond the walls of this hermitage and embraces a large and inclusive community … Continue reading "Father Thomas Matus"

Duration:00:37:10

A Review of the Question Why Meditate?

12/1/2018
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Well, it has been a few months. I have done interviews with Meditation Teachers, Rabbis, and Priests. If you have been listening along you had heard that while they are all talking about meditation they look at it a little different. Yet when we review these interviews we find that they are seeing differently but … Continue reading "A Review of the Question Why Meditate?"

Duration:00:22:10

Father Cyprian Consiglio

11/24/2018
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New Camaldoli Hermitage is a community of Roman Catholic monks whose life is dedicated to contemplation and prayer. We are a worshiping community, celebrating with our friends and guests the Liturgy of the Hours and the Holy Eucharist. Our monastic fellowship extends beyond the walls of this hermitage and embraces a large and inclusive community … Continue reading "Father Cyprian Consiglio"

Duration:00:26:27

The Two Wolves

11/20/2018
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A short story about the battle within us. This reenactment was inspired by a Native American story from the Cherokee tribe. Enjoy, at the end of the story take a few minutes to reflect on the battle going on in your own life. Seek to find in yourself the power to overcome greed, hatred, and … Continue reading "The Two Wolves"

Duration:00:06:31

Gloria Kamler Meditation Teacher

11/17/2018
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Gloria Kamler, MA, is a holistic educator and stress relief expert, who has taught mindfulness meditation for the past 20 years. She facilitates all levels of the Mindful Awareness Practices or MAP classes at UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center (MARC). In addition to teaching at UCLA, Gloria leads mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) classes and retreats … Continue reading "Gloria Kamler Meditation Teacher"

Duration:00:30:08

Shinzen Young – Mindfulness Teacher

11/10/2018
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Shinzen Young is an American mindfulness teacher and neuroscience research consultant. His systematic approach to categorizing, adapting and teaching meditation, known as Unified Mindfulness, has resulted in collaborations with Harvard Medical School, Carnegie-Mellon University and the University of Vermont in the bourgeoning field of contemplative neuroscience.

Duration:01:12:41

Cantor Marc Bachrach

11/2/2018
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Marc Bachrach is, or has been Marc Bachrach is, or has been, a:  Cantor  Comedy Hypnotist  Clinical Hypnotherapist  Musician and Singer  Wedding and Funeral officiant  Radio Talk Show Host and Producer  House Concert producer  Sunday School teacher  Hospice chaplain  Shakespearian Actor  Synagogue Spiritual Leader … Continue reading "Cantor Marc Bachrach"

Duration:01:08:06

Karin Lisa Atkinson

10/27/2018
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Lisa has been teaching meditation and self-augmentation of extrasensory abilities since the 1980s. She learned First Nations meditations growing up in Canada from Elders, who also taught the traditional knowledge of food medicine, plant medicine, and planet medicine. In the 1980’s, her first India meditation teacher was Dr. Deepak Chopra in Los Angeles. In 1989, Lisa left North America traveling around the … Continue reading "Karin Lisa Atkinson"

Duration:00:45:59

Reverend Abbot Monshin Paul Naamon

10/20/2018
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Reverend Abbot Monshin Paul Naamon and his wife, Reverend Shumon Tamami Naamon, founded the Karuṇā Tendai Dharma Center in 1997, and oversee its growing number of officially recognized Sanghas.

Duration:00:41:40

Marvin G. Belzer PhD

10/5/2018
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Marvin G. Belzer, PhD, has taught mindfulness meditation for twenty years. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences. For many years he taught a semester-long meditation course in the Department of Philosophy at Bowling Green St. University, where he was an Associate Professor of Philosophy. He teaches … Continue reading "Marvin G. Belzer PhD"

Duration:00:32:33

Heather Prete – Teacher

9/30/2018
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About Learn More about Heather Heather is an LA-based Mindfulness Facilitator works with a diverse range of clientele including those in recovery, people coping with depression and anxiety, cancer survivors, men and women battling chronic health and pain issues, those suffering from PTSD, as well as fellow clinicians combating compassion fatigue syndrome. Her training began … Continue reading "Heather Prete – Teacher"

Duration:00:33:02