Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.05.21

May 21, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on May 21, 2018, about intimacy—with others, with ourselves, and with the Sacred.  This sangha took place the day after Pentecost, the coming of the Holy Spirit, whose role is to provide an intimate encounter with the Sacred.   

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.05.14

May 14, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on May 14, 2018, about healing into Life. This was an exploration of what it means to bring mindful intention to the energies of the three lower chakras.  

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.05.07

May 7, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on May 7, 2018, about the seven chakras and how our relationship to our life energy informs our spiritual growth.  

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.04.30

April 30, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on April 30, 2018, about what is means to show up in life. The evening of this sangha was Walpurgisnacht, the eve of Beltaine.

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.04.23

April 23, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on April 23, 2018, about anger and cultivating a mindful relationship to this vital expression of vulnerability.      

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.04.16

April 16, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on April 16, 2018, about conditioning and the mind of duhkha—how our strategic mind struggles in vain against the First Noble Truth.     

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.04.09

April 9, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on April 9, 2018, about the quality of openness and what it means to live in this world emotionally and energetically open.

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.04.02

April 2, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on April 2, 2018, about the path of spiritual unfolding presented symbolically in the Major Arcana sequence of the Tarot deck.

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.03.26

March 26, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on March 26, 2018, about the role of surrender in spiritual life. The occasion for these reflections was the Christian Feast of the Annunciation, which occurred March 25.

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Mike’s Dharma Talk, 2018.03.19

March 19, 2018

This is my dharma talk from the East Bay Healing Collective on March 19, 2018, the last day of winter, about archetypal Life and the spiritual meaning of the Vernal Equinox. The Equinox occurred the following day, Tuesday, March 20, at 9:15 am PDT.

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