Q: Can one contemplate anatta and provide for a family at the same time?

(approx. 11 minutes) KEYWORDS: "How can one practice anatta whilst still providing and being responsible for a family without feeling conflicted. Tension, pressure, aspiration, identification, conditioned habits, balanced, holding pressure, purification, wisdom, compassion, samsara, constructive phenomenon, heart-energy, dynamo, selfless open-hearted awareness, subtle enquiry, philosophical argument, rainbow, an apparent reality, a dynamic, false assumption, holding creatively.

Q: Identified As The Activity Of Awareness Or As Awareness Itself

(approx. 14 minutes) KEYWORDS: Are we still identifying as the activity taking place in our hearts and minds, or are we remembering our refuge in the Buddha, in just-knowing awareness? Dhammapada Reflections, framing experience, victims of suffering, Ajahn Thate, refuge, content, context, Awakened beings, sites, sounds, liking and disliking, formal meditation, becoming the worldling, identified as the thinking mind, desire and craving, semantics, doubt, looking at the finger, heart of awareness, not-knowing, addicted to certitude, rung of the ladder, faith, fear of unsure, synthetic security, moral precepts, intentional composure, indriyasamvara, gradually, beginning again.