Tag Archives: the Infinite

ISmile198 – Being, the Senses, and All

Click HERE in order to listen to Michael’s talk. Get the new iTunes software and subscribe to this podcast from the Buddhist and/or Philosophy sections of the Religion & Spirituality list. ____ In this podcast, we’ve combined three sections of different talks. Common among each talk is Michael’s assertion that meditation is the simplest and [...]

Commuter Zen: Squeaking and the Unmanifest

Download this MP3 to listen to the show, or to subscribe, paste this podcast feed url directly into a podcast aggregator to automatically download the file on a weekly basis. In this installment of Commuter Zen, Michael addresses the issue of his squeaking office chair in the world of form, and the notion that nothing [...]

ISmile52 – The Reader’s Digest Version of Enlightenment

In this talk, Michael addresses issues pertaining to realizing both wisdom and compassion along the Path to Awakening. Even in pain, we are offered a chance at experiencing the volcanic expression of love that is at the core of the Universe’s expression of the deep singularity. Issues of boundary, the timeless Now as expressed by [...]

ISmile51 – From Affinity to Infinity and Back

In this talk, Michael relates Gandhi’s quote, “True beauty is my aim” to Awakening. A mind that doesn’t identify with thought, and a body that isn’t addicted to the senses, meet in the vast spaciousness of an open heart. It is here that compassion flows freely from us, even as we eat breakfast. Questions relate [...]