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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Ulla König – Week of December 7, 2020

Ulla Konig

Ulla Koenig

We’re fortunate that Ulla König 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.

 

This week’s theme is The Paramis — Building a Powerful Support System.

Generosity and gratitude

December 7, 2020

Ethics

December 8, 2020

Letting go

December 9, 2020

The wisdom of this moment

December 10, 2020

Energy: being a steward of the heart-mind

December 11, 2020

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