Consolations of the Triple Gem

The Dharma offers many gifts, including meditation, liberation, and an ethical way of living. But it also offers consolation and refuge (sarana), which may be more emotional and embodied than rational. This talk by Jay Michaelson, recorded in October 2021 at the New York Insight Meditation Center, explores the refuges in Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha in the context of LGBTQ experience, and of the new dukkhas of climate anxiety, post-pandemic trauma, and political polarization.

Sunday, November 21st, 2021 | Multimedia,