Martin Aylward | Audio
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Martin also has a large back catalog of dharma talks available for students to listen to available here:


2010 – 2016 Dharma Seed: Dharma talks recorded during talks for or with other organisations

2007 – 2012 Moulin de Chaves: Dharma talks recorded during retreats at the Moulin

14/02/18The Art of Living Freely

A series of talks from The Art of Living Freely retreat held at Moulin de Chaves in June 2017

Despite our best intentions, we easily find ourselves caught up in familiar reactions and judgements. Dharma practice helps us to recognise, understand and step outside of these habit formations, and discover a life where wisdom and love increasingly guide our speech and action, and where…

17/07/17Stop thinking about your life!

Martin explores our tendency to seek purpose, striving to fulfil ego-ideals, pressurising ourselves in unhelpful ways. He invites us to let go of purpose in order to truly find meaning, right where we are, as the ground from which to meet and respond to life more freely.

04/06/17Vitaka Vichara Viveka – Meeting, Exploring and Allowing all of life and death

A talk from Martin’s recent New York retreat: Your Life is Your Teacher May/June 2017

Rich in meditation instruction, reflections on life, and Martin’s personal examples and memories of his teachers, this talk points us towards greater intimacy with our experience, deeper understanding of inner processes, and a freer response to life.

27/11/16Inner & Outer Journey Home through Sacred India

Two talks given by Martin during the Inner & Outer Journey through Sacred India pilgrimage in November 2016

31/07/16Your Life is Your Teacher

A series of talks from the 25th – 31st July 2016 Your Life is Your Teacher retreat at Moulin de Chaves

31/08/15Momentum: Supporting the liberating goodness of your Practice

This series of talks were summer of 2015 at the Momentum practice retreat with Martin at Moulin de Chaves.

20/06/15Head, Heart & Belly

A series of talks given 15 – 20th June 2015 during the Head, Heart & Belly retreat at Moulin de Chaves.

28/01/15This Body is the Universe

A series of talks from the 23-28 January 2015 This Body is the Universe retreat held at Gaia House


26/07/14Infinite Possibility

Evening teachings from the July 21-26 2014 Infinite Possibility Practice Intensive held at Moulin de Chaves


18/07/14Reflections on the way it is

Evening teachings from the July 15-18 2014 The Way It Is Practice Intensive held at Moulin de Chaves.

These 4 talks reflect in wide ranging ways on the 4 foundations of Mindfulness, exploring both their inner, contemplative dimension, and our outer engagement with the world in the light of a deepening understanding of the way things.