Brand New: The Power of Vow

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Episode 002 – the 12-Step Buddhist Podcast: 5 Min. Meditation: on a rock, Who is an addict?

Format: 160kbps MP3, Time: 32:11


  • Five Minute Meditation: of the rock
  • Thanks to jazz pianist Clay Giberson for the show intro
  • Darren’s background 10-0-10
  • Definition of addiction, abstinence in different programs
  • Website features: How Many Buddhas?
  • Ask the 12-Step Buddhist – audience question: How to do 12-Step recovery as an agnostic in a mostly Christian town
  • Daily Meditation SMS program – Sign up for 12-Step Buddhist inspirational text messages
  • Recitation from the Sutra of Golden Light, per Lama Zopa Rinpoche

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