Unfettered Mind

Unfettered Mind
By Ken McLeod
About this podcast
Translator/teacher Ken McLeod provides spiritual practitioners with the essence of Buddhist practice. Ken is noted for his ability to present profound teachings and practices in clear straightforward language free from the myths and cultural overlays that make many Eastern teachings difficult to understand. These podcasts are a sampling of the 300+ recordings, some with transcripts, freely available at UnfetteredMind.org under Teachings. Our website also has dozens of original articles and translations of Buddhist texts.
Latest episodes
Dec. 22, 2017
Working with emotions when dealing with family: A talk on the three marks of existence.
Nov. 26, 2017
An exercise on understanding the distinction between what you actually want and what you’re asking for
Nov. 19, 2017
Mind-training as a way to clear away self-cherishing
Nov. 12, 2017
Stopping distraction; primary characteristics, genesis and faults of fragmentation of attention and solitude
Nov. 6, 2017
Consequences of ignoring what arises from meditation; what is meant by sentient beings are infinite, I vow to save them all
Oct. 22, 2017
Meditation instructions for this series can be found at: http://unfetteredmind.org/four-immeasurables/ Meditation instruction on Joy, participants’ experience with that meditation including joy, passion, excitement, and fun; what is meant by the line “May I experience the world celebrating my efforts”
Oct. 16, 2017
Meditation instructions for this series can be found at: http://unfetteredmind.org/four-immeasurables/ Meditation instruction for compassion, participants’ experience with that meditation including heartbreak and movement of energy; being present in the suffering of others.
Oct. 9, 2017
Meditation instructions for this series can be found at: http://unfetteredmind.org/four-immeasurables/ Meditation instruction for loving kindness, participants’ experience with that meditation including opening to what arises; doesn’t wishing oneself to be happy actually separate you from certain experiences.
Oct. 2, 2017
Meditation instructions for this series can be found at: http://unfetteredmind.org/four-immeasurables/ Meditation instruction on equanimity, Q&A, and participants’ experience with equanimity meditation including preference and prejudice towards one’s self; willingness, know-how and capacity in applying the immeasurable.
Sept. 11, 2017
The different types of suffering, outflows, developing the freedom to accept change.