Roots of Compassion 2019 – Training the Mind

by Tim Burnett, August 2019 THE BUDDHIST ROOTS OF MINDFULNESS 2019 In August 2019, Mindfulness Northwest Executive Director and Guiding Teacher Tim Burnett co-led a 5-day retreat on the Buddhist teachings of lojong, or mind training, which support the development of...

Roots of Mindfulness 2019 – The Practice of Dedication

by Tim Burnett, March 2019 THE BUDDHIST ROOTS OF MINDFULNESS 2019 In March 2019, Mindfulness Northwest director and leader teacher Tim Burnett led a weekend retreat and gave two talks focused on the idea of dedication.   Talk 1 (Saturday)   Talk Notes...

Roots of Compassion 2018 – The Brahma Viharas (Divine Abodes)

with Tim Burnett & Oori Silberstein, August 2018 LECTURES FROM THE BUDDHIST ROOMS OF COMPASSION RETREAT, AUGUST 2018 In August 2018, Mindfulness Northwest director and leader teacher Tim Burnett co-led a 5-day silent mindfulness retreat with co-teacher Oori...

Tips for Maintaining Your Practice

by Tim Burnett Question subjective experience in meditation Recognize that the mind desires pleasant experience and don’t assume that difficult or unpleasant conditions during meditation mean it “isn’t working.” Meet what is with equanimity and evaluate in...

Roots of Mindfulness 2017 – Foundational Attitudes of Mindfulness

with Tim Burnett & Robin Boudette LECTURES FROM THE BUDDHIST ROOTS OF MINDFULNESS RETREAT, OCTOBER 2017 In October 2017, Mindfulness Northwest director and Guiding Teacher, Tim Burnett, co-led a 7-day silent mindfulness retreat with Robin Boudette. Tim and Robin...

Roots of Compassion 2017 – The Tibetan Mind Training Slogans

with Tim Burnett   LECTURES FROM THE BUDDHIST ROOTS OF COMPASSION RETREAT, AUGUST 2017 In August 2017, Mindfulness Northwest director and leader teacher Tim Burnett co-led a 5-day silent mindfulness retreat with assistant teacher Beth Glosten and gave daily talks...