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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Ulla Koenig – Week of July 19, 2021

Ulla Konig

Ulla Koenig

We’re fortunate that Ulla Koenig has generously offered to lead our daily meditation sessions for Europe and the UK. To find out more about Ulla, and to view her other contributions to Sangha Live, click here. Recordings are posted 24 – 36 hours after the live session runs.

 

This week’s theme is: Identifying the Many Masks of the Inner Critic

 

Often we think of the inner critic as the constant nagging inner discourse which dismisses our good qualities, questions our lovability, and our potential for goodness. Being a master/mistress of disguise, the inner critic takes on many forms; it wraps our decision making process in veils of doubt, pushes us into compulsive activity, traps us in paralysis, and distorts our views on others.

Luckily, the Dharma path offers us tools to meet this painful heart-mind dynamic. This week we will practice summoning qualities like wisdom, kindness, equanimity, concentration, appreciation, compassion and inquiry, in order to meet our inner critic in a skilful way.

Who is the inner critic?

July 19, 2021

The myth of perfection

July 20, 2021

Calming the restless mind

July 21, 2021

The fear of abandonment

July 22, 2021

The prison of comparison

July 23, 2021

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