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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Martin Aylward – Week of Jan 24, 2022

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Martin Aylward

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

 

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

Spaciousness (with chanting)

January 24, 2022

Knowingness

January 25, 2022

Emptiness

January 26, 2022

Spaciousness, knowingness, emptiness and gone-ness (with chanting)

January 27, 2022

Spacious, luminous and loving awareness

January 28, 2022

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