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Gita Wisdom Teachings by Joshua M. Greene (Yogesvara)

Joshua M. Greene (Yogesvara das)

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Gita Wisdom Teachings by Joshua M. Greene (Yogesvara)

Gita Wisdom Teachings by Joshua M. Greene (Yogesvara)

Joshua M. Greene (Yogesvara das)

10
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23
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A bi-weekly Bhagavad Gita class in NY. Each session includes readings, analysis, audiovisuals, verse recitations and practical insights into India's essential wisdom text. Attendees will discover the message of the Gita, master basic vocabulary and concepts, and acquire skills for teaching and practicing yoga philosophy. Class notes available at www.gitawisdom.org/podcast.For information on attending a class, visit www.facebook.com/pg/gitawisdomteachings/events.

Latest Episodes

Hip Hop Asana. A chat with Jules Febre.

An inner-city shooting, a yoga class in Qatar, a WWF wrestling match, and battling the voices in our own heads. These are just a few of the topics Joshua and Jules cover in this podcast and there's a story about how yoga connects them all. Jules is a renowned teacher of asana yoga, meditation, chanting, and yoga philosophy. Jules, who started practicing yoga at age 6, is now considered one of the leading teachers of the Jivamukti Yoga method, teaching the method worldwide as well as facilitating at the very highly regarded teacher training programs. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded Oct 27, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

50 min2 w ago
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Hip Hop Asana. A chat with Jules Febre.

Pratyahara, restraining the senses [BG 6.25]

Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded on June 16, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

23 minOCT 5
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Pratyahara, restraining the senses [BG 6.25]

Yoga with Determination [BG 6.24]

Recorded @June 9, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

26 minJUL 29
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Yoga with Determination [BG 6.24]

A Dialog about Consciousness

Joshua Greene and Martin Fleming (Akhandadhi) discuss the recent findings in consciousness studies, the nature of consciousness, the study of subjective experience. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded July 7, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

25 minJUL 14
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A Dialog about Consciousness

Death & Dying. Conversations with a Death Doula

Featuring special guest Kamala Radha. A fascinating conversation about the duties of an interfaith death doula and some very practical advice. A few of the topics covered: - end-of-life care - caring for the caretakers - the Death Positive Movement - creating a legacy - finding meaning in loss - grief support - how to talk to kids about death Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded June 30, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

41 minJUL 3
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Death & Dying. Conversations with a Death Doula

Yoga in a Time of Unrest [BG 6.20-23]

-Does yoga have a place in the conversation amidst protests and violence? -A change in policy doesn't mean a change in the heart. -Relief from miseries is not the goal of yoga, but a starting point. -What does it mean to live a yogic life? A note: At the time of this recording, demonstrations have erupted across all 50 states to protest police brutality after the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police. This class was recorded the day after President Trump ordered federal officers to tear gas a large crowd of peaceful protesters in front of the White House. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded June 2, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

24 minJUN 10
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Yoga in a Time of Unrest [BG 6.20-23]

Lamp in a Windless Place [BG 6.19]

How do you steady the mind like a lamp in a windless place? In this session we talk about - meditating on Krishna in the heart - the faults of individualism - importance of community - the connection between improv and the Gita's description of a steady mind - not resisting discomfort Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded May 26, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

30 minJUN 2
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Lamp in a Windless Place [BG 6.19]

Impossible Standards of Spiritual Life

How do we live up to the ideal character of people from the Gita and Bhagavatam or the examples set by enlightened gurus? Class notes available at www.gitawisdom.org/podcast. For information on attending a class, visit www.facebook.com/pg/gitawisdomteachings/events.

33 minMAY 22
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Impossible Standards of Spiritual Life

Introspection, Go Deeper [BG 6.17]

-Equanimity takes a lifetime of training -Uncovering the underlying issues -The value of mediation training Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded May 12, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

22 minMAY 16
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Introspection, Go Deeper [BG 6.17]

The Middle Path of Yoga [BG 6.16]

-Yoga is self-evaluation of the highest order -Don't be a fanatic - take the middle path -Sincere effort attracts a teacher -Regulate your behavior -Making the distinction between what we want and what others expect -The Gita gives you more to discover each time you go back to it Show notes at gitawisdom.org/podcasts Want to join the classes live on Zoom? Go to bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

21 minMAY 8
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The Middle Path of Yoga [BG 6.16]

Latest Episodes

Hip Hop Asana. A chat with Jules Febre.

An inner-city shooting, a yoga class in Qatar, a WWF wrestling match, and battling the voices in our own heads. These are just a few of the topics Joshua and Jules cover in this podcast and there's a story about how yoga connects them all. Jules is a renowned teacher of asana yoga, meditation, chanting, and yoga philosophy. Jules, who started practicing yoga at age 6, is now considered one of the leading teachers of the Jivamukti Yoga method, teaching the method worldwide as well as facilitating at the very highly regarded teacher training programs. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded Oct 27, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

50 min2 w ago
Comments
Hip Hop Asana. A chat with Jules Febre.

Pratyahara, restraining the senses [BG 6.25]

Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded on June 16, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

23 minOCT 5
Comments
Pratyahara, restraining the senses [BG 6.25]

Yoga with Determination [BG 6.24]

Recorded @June 9, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

26 minJUL 29
Comments
Yoga with Determination [BG 6.24]

A Dialog about Consciousness

Joshua Greene and Martin Fleming (Akhandadhi) discuss the recent findings in consciousness studies, the nature of consciousness, the study of subjective experience. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded July 7, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

25 minJUL 14
Comments
A Dialog about Consciousness

Death & Dying. Conversations with a Death Doula

Featuring special guest Kamala Radha. A fascinating conversation about the duties of an interfaith death doula and some very practical advice. A few of the topics covered: - end-of-life care - caring for the caretakers - the Death Positive Movement - creating a legacy - finding meaning in loss - grief support - how to talk to kids about death Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded June 30, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

41 minJUL 3
Comments
Death & Dying. Conversations with a Death Doula

Yoga in a Time of Unrest [BG 6.20-23]

-Does yoga have a place in the conversation amidst protests and violence? -A change in policy doesn't mean a change in the heart. -Relief from miseries is not the goal of yoga, but a starting point. -What does it mean to live a yogic life? A note: At the time of this recording, demonstrations have erupted across all 50 states to protest police brutality after the murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis police. This class was recorded the day after President Trump ordered federal officers to tear gas a large crowd of peaceful protesters in front of the White House. Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded June 2, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

24 minJUN 10
Comments
Yoga in a Time of Unrest [BG 6.20-23]

Lamp in a Windless Place [BG 6.19]

How do you steady the mind like a lamp in a windless place? In this session we talk about - meditating on Krishna in the heart - the faults of individualism - importance of community - the connection between improv and the Gita's description of a steady mind - not resisting discomfort Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded May 26, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

30 minJUN 2
Comments
Lamp in a Windless Place [BG 6.19]

Impossible Standards of Spiritual Life

How do we live up to the ideal character of people from the Gita and Bhagavatam or the examples set by enlightened gurus? Class notes available at www.gitawisdom.org/podcast. For information on attending a class, visit www.facebook.com/pg/gitawisdomteachings/events.

33 minMAY 22
Comments
Impossible Standards of Spiritual Life

Introspection, Go Deeper [BG 6.17]

-Equanimity takes a lifetime of training -Uncovering the underlying issues -The value of mediation training Show notes: gitawisdom.org/podcasts Recorded May 12, 2020, via Zoom. To join the live conversation, visit bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

22 minMAY 16
Comments
Introspection, Go Deeper [BG 6.17]

The Middle Path of Yoga [BG 6.16]

-Yoga is self-evaluation of the highest order -Don't be a fanatic - take the middle path -Sincere effort attracts a teacher -Regulate your behavior -Making the distinction between what we want and what others expect -The Gita gives you more to discover each time you go back to it Show notes at gitawisdom.org/podcasts Want to join the classes live on Zoom? Go to bit.ly/GitaClassInfo

21 minMAY 8
Comments
The Middle Path of Yoga [BG 6.16]
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