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Tempel Smith

Tempel Smith began practicing meditation in 1989. In 1997 he ordained as a monk in Burma with Sayadaw U Pandita and Pa Auk Sayadaw. He then practiced as a long-term yogi at IMS. Now, in the Bay Area, he is working on integrating these deep meditative practices into daily life and in his work with the Buddhist Peace Fellowship. Tempel has taught meditation and Buddhist psychology, and is a member of the Spirit Rock Teen Council. He coordinates the BPF's BASE and Youth programs including two intensive retreats for teens each year in the Bay Area.

From Suffering to Well-Being
  • From Suffering to Well-being (PDF)
The Path to Service 2011-10-2045:07
The Four Foundations of Mindfulness 2010-07-0547:22
Guided Meditation 2010-07-0541:12
Guided Meditation 2010-06-2036:25
Pleasant, Unpleasant and Neutral 2010-06-2044:01
Emptiness and Activism 2006-11-0265:41
Freedom Through Impermanence and Emptiness 2006-08-0644:12
River 2004-05-1350:16


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