95 episodes

Awakening Now with Lama Surya Das is a podcast that illuminates many aspects of the spiritual path via dharma talks and interviews with Surya Das' fellow spiritual teachers and peers.

Lama Surya Das is one of the foremost Western Buddhist meditation teachers and scholars, one of the main interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism in the West, and a leading spokesperson for the emerging American Buddhism. The Dalai Lama affectionately calls him “The Western Lama.”

Awakening Now with Lama Surya Das Be Here Now Network

    • Buddhism
    • 4.5, 82 Ratings

Awakening Now with Lama Surya Das is a podcast that illuminates many aspects of the spiritual path via dharma talks and interviews with Surya Das' fellow spiritual teachers and peers.

Lama Surya Das is one of the foremost Western Buddhist meditation teachers and scholars, one of the main interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism in the West, and a leading spokesperson for the emerging American Buddhism. The Dalai Lama affectionately calls him “The Western Lama.”

    Ep. 95 - Mahamudra and Dzogchen

    Ep. 95 - Mahamudra and Dzogchen

    In this dharma talk, Lama Surya Das explores the similarities and differences of the Mahamudra and Dzogchen practices, and how we can start to cultivate a ‘nowness awareness.’ 

    • 51 min
    Ep. 94 - Sky Mind

    Ep. 94 - Sky Mind

    Lama Surya Das explores the natural great perfection of sky mind, or panoramic awareness, and talks about the difference between the Mahamudra and Dzogchen traditions.

    • 39 min
    Ep. 93 - The Four Immeasurables

    Ep. 93 - The Four Immeasurables

    In this episode of Awakening Now, Lama Surya Das explores the Four Immeasurables, looks at the concept of emptiness as openness, and extols the virtues of the Middle Way.

    • 33 min
    Ep. 92 - Integrating the Teachings

    Ep. 92 - Integrating the Teachings

    In this episode of Awakening Now, Lama Surya Das explores the transformative practices of Tibetan Buddhism and how we can begin integrating those teachings into our daily lives.

    • 58 min
    Ep. 91 - The Golden Eternity

    Ep. 91 - The Golden Eternity

    In this episode of Awakening Now, Lama Surya Das explores how the timeless wisdom of Dzogchen can help open our eyes to what Jack Kerouac called the Golden Eternity. 

    • 55 min
    Ep. 90 - Co-Meditation and Naked Awareness

    Ep. 90 - Co-Meditation and Naked Awareness

    In this episode of Awakening Now, Lama Surya Das explores Dzogchen practices such as co-meditation and naked awareness, and why too much emptiness is not a good thing.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
82 Ratings

82 Ratings

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Content is good, but I can’t stand the swallowing

I’m trying my hardest to ignore your constant swallowing, but I find it very disgusting to hear

Sean--Cain ,

Love this guy

Never heard anyone speak like that. Seems to have no beginning or end.

JitterMane ,

Thank you.

Thank you for these gifts, Lama Surya Das! Emaho!

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