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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Leela Sarti – Week of April 26, 2021

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Leela Sarti

We’re fortunate that Leela Sarti has generously offered to lead our daily meditation sessions for Europe and the UK. To find out more about Leela, and to view her other contributions to Sangha Live, click here.

 

This week’s theme is “Timeless Presence in the Midst of Daily Life”

 

Recordings are posted 24 – 36 hours after the live session runs.

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