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Episode 058 - The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast: Soulmates in Sobriety, Practices of a Bodhisattva #16

The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast

Release Date: 08/20/2022

Emotional Surrender: How to Be Non-Toxic; Practices of a Bodhisattva #28 show art Emotional Surrender: How to Be Non-Toxic; Practices of a Bodhisattva #28

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Emotional Surrender: How to Be Non-Toxic. Addicts are very sensitive, empathic, highly emotional creatures. The inability to be comfortable in our own skin creates suffering that contributes to our addiction and other dysfunction. How does Dharma deal with toxic emotions and people? Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #28. Readings from . The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 071 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast Theme by ...

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Wait for It... Patience Never Comes; Practices of a Bodhisattva #27 show art Wait for It... Patience Never Comes; Practices of a Bodhisattva #27

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Teachings ask us to practice the perfection or paramita of patience. But as any good addict knows, it's never fast enough for us. We operate on our own time, often expecting the world to warp its perceptions to match ours. Yet, our impatience causes stress, can trigger us out of our Window of Tolerance into Allostatic Overload, leaving us in a state of alarm if not distress. The energy of our impatience extends like a net into the environment that we inhabit, affecting others in ways that we may or may not care to notice. How can we open up to the practice of patience as addicts with trauma in...

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The Horny Buddhist: Sex and the Dharma; Practices of a Bodhisattva #26 show art The Horny Buddhist: Sex and the Dharma; Practices of a Bodhisattva #26

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How does a Buddhist deal with the sex drive, sex roles, morays, expectations, taboos in the dharma, and the dharma of recovery? What role does trauma, particularly sexual trauma, play in our choices, drives as Buddhists in recovery? Why do we repeat the same roles and characters, leaving train wreck after catastrophe in our wake? Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #26. Readings from . "69" clip from Ronnie Mund, from the Howard Stern Show The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 069 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505)...

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Making Buddhist Amends; Practices of a Bodhisattva #25 show art Making Buddhist Amends; Practices of a Bodhisattva #25

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How does a Buddha make amends? In 12-Step, we learn the necessity not of insincere apology, but absolute willingness to right the wrongs we've done. Given that we've accumulated infinite negative karmas in our Realm of Desire, just how long do you think your Buddhist amends list would be... Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #25. Readings from . The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 068 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast...

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Sacred Space; Practices of a Bodhisattva #24 show art Sacred Space; Practices of a Bodhisattva #24

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If being is one thing and space is another, we suffer. In being space, we create a split between samsara and nirvana. From the beginning of beginningless time, when we separate subject and object, we create infinite causes for suffering. To see space seeing its nothingness, with no reference point or subject that percieves an object...this is the view we try to take. Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #24. Readings from . The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 067 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ ...

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Effortless Meditation with Guest Instructor Igor Berkhin show art Effortless Meditation with Guest Instructor Igor Berkhin

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Join me for a special guest meditation. On this episode, we practice together with an excellent instructor in the Dzogchen space.  The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 066 Igor Berkhin is a long-term meditation practitioner, a Buddhist translator, and a teacher authorized by a prominent Dzogchen master Chogyal Namkhai Norbu. One of his projects is about how to apply contemplative practices for recognizing and neutralizing psychological manipulations For courses, retreats and questions, see Igor's site: Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on...

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How Deep is The Dharma?; Practices of a Bodhisattva #23 show art How Deep is The Dharma?; Practices of a Bodhisattva #23

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Do you want to be free of suffering? Training on the path of compassion will ultimately free us from all attachments, if we commit and take a long-term view. Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #23. Readings from . The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 065 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast Theme by Also available wherever you get your podcasts, such as iTunes, , , and    

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Free Yourself; Practices of a Bodhisattva #22 show art Free Yourself; Practices of a Bodhisattva #22

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In Twelve step programs, we're taught that we must free ourselves from the "bondage of self." What does this mean for us as Buddhists in recovery? How can we apply the teachings to free ourselves? It's up to us. Liberation is in the palm of our hands.  The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 064 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #22. Readings from .  Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast Theme by

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McMindfulness w/Cheese, Please; Practices of a Bodhisattva #21 show art McMindfulness w/Cheese, Please; Practices of a Bodhisattva #21

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Is Mindfulness being co-opted more by corporations, or our egos? McMindfulness in the context of meaningful recovery that includes training in self-compassion and compassion for others. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 063 Want to opine? Leave a message on The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast hotline. Opine on the hotline. (505) 219-1509‬ Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #21. Readings from Longchenpa, and . Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast Theme by .

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Microtasking Happiness; Practices of a Bodhisattva #20 show art Microtasking Happiness; Practices of a Bodhisattva #20

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Learn to microtask with laser precision on absolute happiness, through practices in our relative condition.   The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast - Episode 062 Continuing w the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva, #20. Reading from  , Thinley Norbu Rinpoche   Available in Kindle, Trade Paperback, Hardcover. The 12-Step Buddhist Podcast Theme by .

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