Dharma OceanAuthor: Reggie Ray
19 Nov 2018

Dharma Ocean

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Dharma Ocean presents compelling talks by Reggie Ray, a unique and dynamic teacher in the lineage of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Reggie has a special gift for applying the ancient wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism to the unique problems, inspirations, and spiritual imperatives of modern people. As spiritual director of the Dharma Ocean Foundation, Reggie mentors a worldwide community of practitioners committed to meditation as a path of discovering wakefulness in everyday life. His teaching is marked by humor, insight, and an absolute trust in the relevance of meditation to all aspects of human experience: our relationships and jobs, our dreams and heartbreaks, our fears and aspirations.To find out more about teachings, retreats, community life, and our extensive selection of audio resources for beginner and advanced meditators please visit www.dharmaocean.org.

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    Episode 238: Way of the Siddhas

    Here, Reggie explores the roots of somatic meditation in ancient India. He says that the history of Buddhism was mostly written by monastics and reflects a “renunciation” approach to spirituality. However, there is a more unknown history of practice exemplified by lay practitioners known as “siddhas.” This excerpt is from a talk given in Your […]

  • Posted on 19 Nov 2018

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    Episode 237: Beholding the Beloved – Part II

    In the closing talk of their weekend program on the path of consort relationship, Reggie discusses the three vows of the consort relationship, and Caroline offers guidance on how to integrate consort practice into everyday life. This talk was given in 2017 at a weekend program held at Naropa University in Boulder, CO called Awakening […]

  • Posted on 02 Nov 2018

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    Episode 236: Beholding the Beloved – Part I

    Here, we listen to the first part of Reggie and Caroline’s concluding talk from their weekend program on consort relationship. They reflect on lessons learned in their own relationship, sharing insights about staying connected, the importance of daily meditation practice, and receiving the wholeness of the beloved. This talk was given in 2017 at a […]

  • Posted on 27 Oct 2018

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    Episode 235: The Spiritual Journey of Intimate Relationship

    Today, we listen to Reggie’s opening talk from an online course he taught on meditation and the journey of intimate relationship. He says that the tantric consort tradition shows us how to discover ever deeper levels of love and relationality with our partner. This excerpt is from a talk given in The Tantric Consort: Awakening […]

  • Posted on 17 Oct 2018

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    Episode 234: Form Holds Freedom – Part II

    In the second part of this talk on container principle, Reggie offers pith meditation instruction: let form hold experience. Using the example of ballet dancers doing plies, he says that fidelity to form in meditation practice allows us to discover true freedom. This talk was given in 2016 at the November Meditating with the Body retreat […]

  • Posted on 05 Oct 2018

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