WHAT AUTHENTIC NONDUALITY IS NOT ABOUT (FYI, no one’s proofreading this and it’s late at night so you get what you get.) Pardon me while I step onto my soapbox. Ahem. The historical Buddha’s core teaching was as stunningly simple as it was earth-shattering. Above and beyond anything else, he taught, “There is no self.” […]
Message Body: Hey Fred, good morning from Raleigh. No question or request here. Just felt compelled this moment just to say I love your videos and your way of explaining things. It’s terrifyingly direct! I got on this non-duality kick after a rough time early last year and then getting into Tolle and Watts. […]
~SKILLFUL MEANS~ Three-Session Group Awakening Series Hello again, everybody! Many of you already know that this Teaching is in the midst of major changes. Our growth has been staggering this past year and requires format changes in order for Betsy and me to meet demand. I’m no longer doing one-on-one awakening sessions or awakening series. […]
REPRODUCTION OF “NOT TO BE REPRODUCED,” BY RENE MAGRITTE, BELGIAN SURREALIST, MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY Short Video on the Artist Inquiry: Who is the watcher watching? Who is watching the watcher? Who is reading this? Thanks to David in Wales!
There literally are not words to describe what happens in Fred’s Skillful Means Series. That being said I will try to come as close as I can. Through his direct, clear and relentless pointing to that which we are not and finally to That which we are, there is now recognition of my true nature […]
THE PRIMARY ILLUSION That’s Preventing You from Awakening VIDEO PODCAST
I’m happy to report that the majority of the latest Skillful Means Awakening Session attendees did indeed woke up. Of course, there was some confusion experienced afterward: Welcome to post-awakening! Satsang and the next two Clarity Sessions will be extremely useful. Once we’ve seen Truth, the new challenge is to accept what we’ve seen! That’s […]
We got this letter from my friend Terry Oldfield a couple of days ago. Betsy and I liked this and we hope you do. Hi Fred and Betsy, If you feel to … Please share … This song is offered as a gift for Christmas to all who are open to seeing the lighter side and also to […]
Nothing Doing by Mike Styler Sitting quietly this morning, within oneself, listening, sensing, observing, breathing. The sun is just touching the mountain tops to the west and, in the distance, a noisy truck can be heard shifting through its gears as it climbs into the hills. Out of the open listening comes a question: […]
Thanks to our friend Mike Stiler, a professional painter who also teaches Zen in California.
Hello, everybody! Dr. Susan Foster has been a friend of mine, and a student, for years. Betsy loves her too! Susan is a credentialed, Jungian nondual therapist, as well as being a clear, compassionate human with decades of experience. She’ll be holding sessions both online and in-person, if you live in or near Portland, […]
SKILLFUL MEANS: An Awakening Series, was held over the last three Saturdays in June, 2020. The first week was a 2-hour Awakening Session. The next two Saturdays offered two 2-hour group Clarity Sessions. And it was totally amazing! We’ve put the series recordings up on Vimeo, and they are spiritual dynamite! I can’t recall […]
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