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Ask Me Anything: Everything You Wanted to Know about Dharma, but were too Embarrassed / Deluded / Enlightened to Ask

With Martin Aylward recorded on November 17, 2019.

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In this session, Martin opened up to dharma questions from the Sangha. He invited questions that were personal or impersonal, about technical aspects of Buddhism or the wider field of Dharma practice, about anything between heaven and earth including both; about life, love and liberation; work, sex, money, power; the depths of meditation and the breadth of living what Zorba the Greek famously called ’the full catastrophe’ of life; about the personal, relational, social, ecological or cosmological expressions of dharma teachings and practice.

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