Listen to a recent interview with Shaila Catherine on the Perennial Wisdom podcast. https://www.perennialleader.com/beyond-distraction
Listen to this latest podcast. Shaila Catherine speaks with Tucker Peck about practical ways to overcome distraction and strengthen concentration. This was recorded when her third book was published: Beyond Distraction: Five Practical Ways to Focus the Mind. https://teachingmeditation.buzzsprout.com/1660645/11104323-shaila-catherine-when-students-get-distracted
Read this review on Christopher Titmuss's blog that explores the benefits of using the Buddha's teachings to understand and reduce distraction in our lives. He offers resounding support for Shaila's new book, Beyond Distraction.
Shaila has narrated her new book, Beyond Distraction, for distribution as an audio book. Visit: https://www.audible.com/pd/Beyond-Distraction-Audiobook/B0B6D4CZ7D
Shaila Catherine speaks with Dan Harris about the sequence of strategies explored in Beyond Distraction: Five Practical Ways to Focus the Mind. She shares tips and trainings that can free the mind from habitual distractions. Listen on the 10% Happier App at: https://www.tenpercent.com/podcast-episode/shaila-catherine-467
Beyond Distraction: Five Practical Ways to Focus the Mind was released May 3 by Wisdom Publications. Listen to an interview on the Wisdom Podcast with Shaila Catherine interviewed by Daniel Aitken. Buy your book on our bookshop site.
Shaila discusses deep topics including her early experiences in India with Poonjaji; the development of concentration, samadhi, and jhana; and the realization of awakening. Listen on the Escaping Samsara podcast. https://escaping-samsara.com/shaila-catherine-on-jhanas-and-awakening/
Dan Harris of 10% Happier Podcast interviewed Shaila Catherine on cultivating concentration, jhana, and other topics regarding deep meditation. How to Focus https://www.tenpercent.com/podcast-episode/shaila-catherine-348
Listen to a discussion between Shaila Catherine and Upasaka Upali. https://teachingmeditation.buzzsprout.com/1660645/8411724-shaila-catherine-teaching-towards-full-liberation Recorded spring 2021.
Shaila Catherine was the guest at Wisdom Dharma Chats, produced by Wisdom Publications. She engaged in an exciting conversation with Daniel Aitken and covered themes related to sutta study, her new course on the similes, concentration and jhana practices, and the theme of her forthcoming book, Beyond Distraction: Practical Ways to Free the Mind. This [...]
Shaila Catherine gave a talk for Sangha Live on the theme of How Conduct Bears Fruit. It is an exploration of the first precept, to refrain from killing. She explores the fruits of karma and the consequences of action through a detailed consideration of why and how we practice ethical precepts. The focus for today's talk [...]
Wisdom Publications has shared an article on "The Joy of Seclusion." This piece is based on a chapter from Shaila Catherine's book, Focused and Fearless. Enjoy it here: https://wisdomexperience.org/wisdom-article/joy-of-seclusion/
Shaila Catherine will be the guest teacher for an event over zoom organized by the Dhamma Center in the United Kingdom. Strengthening Concentration Saturday, May 6, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time For information about how to join and the zoom link visit: https://www.dhammacenter.uk/shaila
Shaila Catherine will offer Cultivating the Jhana Factors. It is a brilliant online course that nurtures the profound qualities and mental skills that support deep concentration. Registration ends April 27, 2021. Register Now at: https://bodhicourses.org/cultivating-jhana-factors/ This is what one student said: “Studying with Shaila has demystified Jhana practice and made deep concentration available to me.”
Heartfelt thanks to all who support the work of IMSB in so many ways, and especially to the 76 generous donors from near and far who helped us reach our fundraising goal of $35,000 for our 2019 year’s end appeal. Our final total was $35,009.30 which will cover almost half of our operations budget for [...]