The Monkey Can’t Meditate

12/7/13  Deer Park, Himachal Pradesh,  India

From this talk:  “ (Some say) “I thought meditation was taming the monkey mind!” No, actually not. You can never tame the monkey.”

Topics covered include: Form and formlessness, monkey mind and meditation, an outline of the “One Dharma Method,” and a new basis for relationship.


Deer Park Dharma Talk

Deer Park Dharma Talk


Regaining Mental Health

12/20/13  AM,   Goa,  India

From this talk:  “Let’s focus on our own minds. This is the most important point.”

Topics covered include: Yamashita-sensei’s self introduction, pitfalls in approaching the Dharma, Right Attitude, problems in relationships, and a strategy for handling “monkey mind.”