Awake in the World Podcast is a library of talks on a wide-range of topics, including bringing mindfulness and meditation practice into daily life; personal and community issues regarding mental health; and social change. The podcasts are recorded at live events so you might hear coughing, airplanes, cars, sirens, laughter, and peoples’ questions—all part of the intimate experience. Michael Stone was an internationally-recognized Buddhist teacher, author, host of the Awake in the World podcast, and mental health advocate.
Even when we advance in spiritual practice, something is always missing. Maybe nirvana is about having troubles without falling into defence or burnout? Michael also gives a strong critique of the economic stories that drive us. (One of the most popular talks this year).
Recorded on January 14,...
Michael talks on loneliness, paying attention, and the importance of small ideas that can network and build a new culture.
Recorded at Centre of Gravity, Toronto on December 3, 2013.
Michael Stone gives a talk on the importance of paying attention, youth, and how deep yoga is a political practice. Recorded December 1, 2013 at Yoga Shala Calgary.