The Listening Attention Here’s a link to a video in which my friend Bob Fergeson speaks about a dimension within us which he calls The Listening Attention. This is followed by an excerpt from a book on the teachings of Karlfried Graf Durckheim, which highlights the qualities of The Listening Attention but using the term [...]
Female versus Male Path? A question I am often asked is if there is a difference between the spiritual path for women and men. The goal, of course, is the same for both – Self-realisation. What causes the problem in the first place is what Buddhists refer to as our conditioning, the beliefs and assumptions [...]
The Death Problem The fact of death is everybodies problem. We cannot get away from it. We may spend most of our lives just not thinking about it, pushing away all references to it and refusing to contemplate the inevitability of our own personal death, but it does not go away. It remains in the [...]
Intimacy Many people long for intimacy. In fact, it is often what they crave most and even feel that there is something wrong with themselves to feel the strong need for such intimacy. Falling in love is a temporary solution of this urge but it does not last. I am not saying that love between [...]
Tess Hughes ‘The Non-Event Of No Self’ Interview by Renate McNay
This talk was given at the TAT Foundation Spring meeting in West Virginia, U.S.A in April 2011.