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Abiding in Still, Aware Presence: Guided Meditation
Enlivening the True Heart: Guided Meditation
Evoking the True Heart and Touching Everything: Guided Meditation
Located in Ottawa, Ontario, OIMC provides opportunities to practice insight meditation and other contemplative practices amid the complexities of city living. The group is dedicated to creating a space that welcomes all people regardless of cultural and religious background, race, socio‐economic class, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, education, and physical ability. It is an environment where people can come together to learn, support and deepen practice. OIMC is guided in all endeavors by the ethics of non-harming, the spirit of loving friendship and compassion, the wisdom of insight, and the truth of liberation.
https://youtu.be/PT8ghhBLw44 We will explore how the impulse to know truth manifests when personal seeking falls away. The seeking of awakening as something that the ego wants does fall away. It is no longer something that one strives for in order to gain something...
https://youtu.be/hgYe8ltJe0g In this session we explore how we live and engage with the world from the knowing of no self or emptiness. The more we transcend the ego and experience unity, the more paradoxical our human experience becomes. At least it is a paradox to...
https://youtu.be/8AhQKoD7VG0 This week we will explore the notion that we are everything. For 10 weeks we have seen in numerous ways that we are nothing in the sense that we are not defined by the ego or the mind/body. In a sense we have moved from thinking that we...