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Daily Meditation Recordings, with Martin Aylward – Week of March 23

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Martin Aylward

We’re fortunate that Martin Aywlard 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.

The immediacy of experience

March 23, 2020

Caring for experience

March 24, 2020

Receptivity and responsiveness

March 25, 2020

Grief

March 26, 2020

Real time

March 27, 2020

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