Daily Meditation Recordings, with Jaya Rudgard – Week of November 16, 2020

Jaya Rudgard

We’re fortunate that Jaya Rudgard has generously offered to lead our daily meditation sessions for Europe and the UK. To find out more about Jaya, click here.

Patience and the earth element

November 16, 2020

Patience and the water element

November 17, 2020

Patience and the fire element

November 18, 2020

Patience and the air element

November 19, 2020

Patience and the space element

November 20, 2020

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