Tricycle Retreats

Video teachings and discussions with
contemporary Buddhist teachers

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Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel

Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel

The Power of an Open Question

Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel, The Power of an Open Question


In this four-part video retreat, Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel explores the topic she examines in her new book, The Power of an Open Question. Elizabeth is haunted and inspired by the challenges that arise for Buddhist practitioners. She is particularly focused on the Buddhist teachings on emptiness and how to bring them to life directly. Become a Tricycle Community Sustaining Member.

Launch RetreatWisdom Collection - September 06, 2010
Allan Lokos

Allan Lokos

Seven Steps to Enlightenment

7 Steps to Enlightenment with Allan Lokos


In this 7-part video teaching, meditation teacher and author of Pocket Peace Allan Lokos teaches seven simple practices that will lead us to greater peace. Allan's "pocket practices" are teachings you can carry around with you throughout your hectic day! (August 2010) Not yet a Sustaining Member? Sign up here.

Launch RetreatWisdom Collection - August 02, 2010
Sensei Bonnie Myotai Treace

Sensei Bonnie Myotai Treace

Whole Life Offering

Whole Life Offering with Sensei Bonnie Myotai Treace


What is It? In this 4-part video teaching, Zen teacher Bonnie Myotai Treace invites you to the Gristmill for a series of subtle koans and a cup of tea. Explore the nature of genuine offering, of attention, and the koan of water as a daily practice. Known for her poetic and innovative presentation of the dharma, Myotai Sensei's encouragment is to make a "whole life offering," moment by moment, to the mill of transformation. Water bowls for practice are available for order, and supplementary reading will be included. (July 2010) Not yet a Sustaining Member? Sign up here.

Launch RetreatWisdom Collection - July 05, 2010
Martine Batchelor

Martine Batchelor

Break Your Addictive Patterns

Breaking Bad Habits with Martine Batchelor


In this 4-part video teaching former Korean Zen nun and author Martine Batchelor will teach a form of Buddhist meditation that helps to break through addictive patterns. Written material for supplementary reading will be included. (June 2010) Not yet a Sustaining Member? Sign up here.

Launch RetreatWisdom Collection - June 07, 2010
Ken McLeod

Ken McLeod

The Way of Freedom

The Way of Freedom with Ken McLeod


Unbidden and unwanted thoughts and feelings consistently cloud our experience of life. Using a classical Tibetan text in this 5-week audio retreat, Ken McLeod will teach us how to cultivate clarity and presence. Ken's decades-long background in Tibetan Buddhist practice enables him to make these ancient teachings accessible and useful in the world we live in today. (May 2010) Not yet a Sustaining Member? Sign up here.

Launch RetreatWisdom Collection - May 03, 2010