Awakening – Audio Resources on the Web

Father’s Day  (2013) … downloadable 10-minute story
A life-changing email arrives from an almost-stranger.
http://themoth.org/posts/stories/fathers-day

Life Flight (2012) … downloadable 10-minute story
A woman confronts her past, and future, when she is forced to make a trip to her hometown.
http://themoth.org/posts/stories/life-flight

A Stroke of Insight – by Jill Bolte Taylor … downloadable 20-minute story
Jill got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: she had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness — shut down one by one.
https://www.ted.com/talks/jill_bolte_taylor_s_powerful_stroke_of_insight

Awakening to our Vulnerability (2010) – by Brené Brown … downloadable 20-minute story
In a poignant, funny talk, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity.
https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability

The Buddha’s Spiritual Awakening  (2011) – by Tara Brach … downloadable 60-minute Dharma Talk
In this telling of the Buddha’s story, we find archetypes that reveal a universal path of awakening and freedom.
http://www.tarabrach.com/video/2011-05-11-Buddhas-Spiritual-Awakening.html

 

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