• The Nose Knows

    Breath attention for focusing is one of several techniques we practice daily @2:50 pm. Focusing on sensations and feelings related directly to breathing can serve as an anchor for the rest of the day. We find attention to how the breath works to be a core of practice. In this brief audio file, we zoom […]

  • Boxed Breathing

    Boxed breathing is a supplemental @2:50 practice shared by one of our regular participants. It’s a simple effective technique that quickly brings the mind into focus. It can be used anywhere and anytime. You can modify the length of the count to suit your needs. Listen on InsightTimer ボックス呼吸法でストレスや不安を解消しましょう。どこでも簡単にできる呼吸法です。眠れない夜、緊張してしまった時などにも効果的です。Use this video provided by https://at250.org to […]

  • Breathing with Nature

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    Four mindfulness practices based on Peace is Every Step, by Thích Nhất Hạnh. Thích Nhất Hạnh (1926-2022) was a Vietnamese Buddhist monk who was instrumental in introducing mindfulness throughout the world through his books, talks, and retreats. For the @2:50 two-year anniversary, Natalie Hill from MIT Office of Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life (ORSEL) joined […]

  • Using the breath guided audio

    Attending to the breath is one of several techniques we practice daily @2:50 pm. Breath attention is one of the simplest most effective practices available to anyone anywhere. For this reason, we return to it again as foundational to the rest of the day. Listen to a guided practice on using the breath on Insight […]

  • Body observation guided audio

    Observation of sensation is one of several techniques we practice daily @2:50 pm. Watching sensations is a simple effective practice available to anyone anywhere at any time. For this reason, we return to it again as foundational to our daily practice. Listen to this guided body observation practice on Insight Timer

  • Gratitude mindfulness guided audio

    Gratitude practice is one of several techniques we practice daily @2:50 pm. Gratitude and gratefulness practice can evoke sensations and feelings that resonate with us for the rest of the day. We find attention to gratitude to be foundational to a daily practice. Listen to this guided gratitude practice on Insight Timer