Waking Up In The World Discussion Group
Sunday, February 10th ~ 1:15 p.m.
"Disarming Our Hearts: Letting Go of Blame"--
a talk by Tara Brach, Ph.D.
We have a deeply conditioned habit in our individual and collective psyches of making others wrong, fixating on "bad others." For us to evolve and move toward a more peaceful and loving world, we need to release this trance of blame and bring a deep and caring presence to the vulnerability and intrinsic goodness in all beings. Through didactic presentation, stories, and reflections, this session explores how we get imprisoned in the habit of blame and the ways that the practices of mindfulness and compassion can free us. Highlights include: