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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Kaira Jewel Lingo – Week of July 20

Kaira Jewel Lingo

Kaira Jewel Lingo

We’re fortunate that Kaira Jewel Lingo has generously offered to lead our daily meditation sessions for Europe and the UK this week. Links mentioned during these sessions can be found at the bottom of this page. To find out more about Kaira Jewel, and view her other recordings on the platform, click here.

 

Right effort - bringing up wholesome mind states

July 20, 2020

Right effort - maintaining wholesome qualities in our minds

July 21, 2020

Right effort - not bringing up unwholesome mind states

July 22, 2020

Right effort - not maintaining unwholesome qualities in our minds

July 23, 2020

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