147 episodes

A podcast for secular-minded people interested in learning about Buddhist philosophy and teachings.

Secular Buddhism Noah Rasheta

    • Buddhism
    • 4.9 • 154 Ratings

A podcast for secular-minded people interested in learning about Buddhist philosophy and teachings.

    144 - The Game Of Emotions

    144 - The Game Of Emotions

    In this podcast episode, I will share some thoughts around the idea that we can change our relationship to our emotions by pretending that we're playing a game where the goal is to experience the full range of possible emotions.

    • 14 min
    143 - Eye Of The Beholder

    143 - Eye Of The Beholder

    In this episode, I will talk about perception and the role it plays in how we experience our reality. Reality is in the eye of the beholder. “Dependent on the eye and forms, eye-consciousness arises...The meeting of the three is contact.”
    With contact as a requisite condition, there is feeling. What one feels, one perceives. What one perceives, one thinks about.

    • 26 min
    142 - Wisdom and Fear

    142 - Wisdom and Fear

    "Some see something to fear where there is nothing to fear, and some see nothing to fear where there is something to fear." In this episode, I will talk about fear from a Buddhist perspective. Fear is universal but there are perhaps some fears that are skillful and others that are unskilful.

    • 21 min
    141 - Smarter Not Harder

    141 - Smarter Not Harder

    I'm sure you've heard the expression "work smarter, not harder". In this episode, I will share my throughs regarding Skillful Effort of the Eightfold Path and how it pertains to not only mindfulness practice but to everything we do in life.

    • 17 min
    140 - Mindfulness For Everyday Life

    140 - Mindfulness For Everyday Life

    ANNOUNCEMENT...I’m excited to present a new online workshop called "Mindfulness for Everyday Life" available exclusively through Himalaya Learning.

    Himalaya Learning is a new educational audio platform specializing in audio courses that focus on lifelong learning, business, personal development, and more, featuring courses from some of the world’s greatest minds like Tim Ferriss, Malcolm Gladwell, Elon Musk. You can listen to my full workshop series by visiting www.himalaya.com/mindfulness and entering the code MINDFULNESS for a free 14-day trial.

    Whether you’re looking for more peace in the workplace or at home, or even just greater peace within the confines of your own mind, mindfulness practice is where it all starts. In this 20-part series, I will present several key concepts, ideas, guided meditations, and exercises centered around mindfulness that will help you to understand how and why this ancient practice can be so useful in our day to day lives.

    • 18 min
    139 - Mindfulness Interview With Dr Sarah Shaw

    139 - Mindfulness Interview With Dr Sarah Shaw

    I recently had the opportunity of interviewing Dr Sarah Shaw about her new book "Mindfulness: Where it comes from and what it means". I hope you enjoy the conversation. To learn more about her book, visit: https://www.shambhala.com/buddhist-mindfulness.html

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
154 Ratings

154 Ratings

Marthrillian3 ,

Noah is incredibly genuine and present

I just listened to the episode on the parable of the strawberry. It is hard to describe just how connected I felt to Noah as I heard is voice crack as he held his tears while explaining the importance of the parable to him.

This amazing man is so wonderfully filled with and connected to his emotions and spirit. I teared up myself while listening.

Thank you for all you do Noah. You help me centre myself when times are tough, look forward to the happy times, and then prepare again for the tough ones which make me happiness all the sweeter. Just like the Strawberry.

Peace be with you ✌️

Runner 133 ,

Become a better whatever you already are

I am just starting to learn about Buddhism and I love this podcast. The ideas challenge my thinking and relax me at the same time. Everything is at once outside of my current understanding and relatable. Listening regularly has become one of my favorite life practices. Highly recommend.

Anaz 12 ,

Helpful and inspiring

I just love this podcast

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