Q: Would Pursuing Monkhood Help Me Get Over The Suffering Of A Relationship Issue?

(approx. 5 minutes) KEYWORDS: Q: "I had a relationship issue with a partner and got depressed. As a result I was hospitalised. I now want to give up everything and become a monk. Should I pursue monkhood or not?" Inadequacy, abandoned, let down, indulging, The Discourse On The Turning Of The Wheel Of The Law, denial, middle way, embodied mindfulness, suffering not an obligation, Ven. Sariputta died, loss, a degree of competence, adequacy, make a decision.

Q: What Is Meant By ‘Fully Acknowledging’, Without Identifying?

(approx. 12 minutes) Keywords: Different approaches, Thailand, Burma, Sri Lanka, zeal, desperate, imbalanced, disconnect, competence, full feeling awareness, contentment, guided ‘aligning’ meditation, retreats, generosity, integrity, saying-no practice, increased pressure, cittabhavana, fire, basement, noting, super control freaks, trusting.

Q: When We Chant, 'May All Beings Be Happy', Does That Mean The Only Good Is Happiness?

(approx. 7 minutes) Keywords: Motivation, formal contemplations, Four Brahma Vihara: metta, karuna, mudita, upekkha, obstructions, denial, indulgence, middle way, Acrobat sutta, selfishness, expanding open-hearted awareness, benefit, conflict, anger, relevance, competence.