DHARMA SEED LIBRARY - Online dharma (teaching) talks

• Mindful Magazine                                    

• Tricycle Magazine                                

• Lion's Roar (formerly Shambhala Sun)


Insight Meditation Society (IMS) Barre, MA         

Spirit Rock Meditation CenterWoodacre, CA


"The Armor of Light" - Powerful documentary on Evangelical minister, Rob Schenck's struggle to come to grips with gun violence and how Evangelical Christians and guns have become one. Available on Netflix.

"Awake" - Fascinating look at the history and evolution of Yogananda and the Self-Realization Fellowship. Hopefully it will be on Netflix one day.

"Kumaré" - available on Netflix. Documentary which follows a man on a very intriguing mission. Set in Phoenix!


"The Wise Investigator" interview of Sayadaw U Tejaniya by James Shaheen

Tricycle Magazine - Winter 2007 - So many helpful ways to deepen and lighten practice!

"Forget Happiness" Commentary on two verses from Tokme Zongpo’s Thirty-seven Practices of a Bodhisattva - Ken McLeod - Spring 2014 TRICYCLE Magazine


Awakening Joy  

by James Baraz and Shoshana Alexander - This book shifted my deeply ingrained “glass half empty” perspective to a fuller and happier outlook on life.

Buddha’s Brain  

by Rick Hanson - After meditating for more than 25 years this very accessible book helped me to really understand the connection between meditation and the science of the brain/mind.

The Mindbody Prescription  

by Dr. John Sarno - Most meditators intuitively understand Dr. Sarno's belief that much physical pain is caused by a mind that seeks to distract attention from unacceptable emotions like rage. It has helped me immensely over the years with all sorts of pain issues.


Anderson Cooper experiences mindfulness training.



May all beings be alive to this moment...