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Tao of Our understanding Recovery Podcast

By Shair Recovery Community

Do you want to stop drinking? Does alcoholism or addiction run in your family? Are you considering how to get sober? Are you seriously thinking about sobriety for the first time being alcohol is controlling your life as never before? Has the idea of a "Higher Power" kept you out of Alcoholics Anonymous or other 12 Step recovery programs? If so, then check out this podcast! In this meeting, a chapter of the Tao Te Ching is discussed every week as to how it relates to recovery. Taoist Philosophy can be a great tool for embracing the idea of a “Higher Power”. Nature offers all of the examples necessary for a concept of a source of all life, much different but yet very similar in many ways to more traditional religious thinking. Here is a link to an online version of the Tao Te Ching that we use in every meeting; https://ttc.tasuki.org/display:Year:1972,1988,1996,2004/section:1 In the Recovery Revolution Community, RRC for short, we have a number of live online recovery meetings every week on a number of different topics led by a wide mix of addicts and alcoholics in recovery. For more information about the RRC, go to https://omarpinto.com/membership-community/ If you join the RRC, you will not only be able to participate in this meeting, along with many more live meetings, but also access a video library of past meetings plus many more benefits of this growing community. Thanks for checking out our podcast. If you listen and enjoy this podcast, please share with your friends in recovery!

  1. 1.
    Chapter 36 Tao Te Ching – It is difficult to appreciate the gift in our struggles!03/21/2019
    56:42
  2. 2.
    Chapter 35 Tao Te Ching – Living a Life of Attraction!03/14/2019
    59:26
  3. 3.
    Chapter 34 Tao Te Ching – Acting our way into Powerlessness!03/07/2019
    55:15
  4. 4.
    Chapter 33 Tao Te Ching – Understanding Yourself Instead of Blaming Others!02/28/2019
    53:19
  5. 5.
    Chapter 32 Tao Te Ching – Guidance and the Tao!02/22/2019
    50:02
  6. 6.
    Chapter 31 Tao Te Ching – Stopping the Fight – Starting with me!02/14/2019
    52:36
  7. 7.
    Chapter 30 Tao Te Ching – Force ALWAYS causes Resistance!02/07/2019
    51:11
  8. 8.
    Chapter 29 Tao Te Ching – Surrender to the natural flow of life!01/31/2019
    45:18
  1. 9.
    Chapter 28 Tao Te Ching – Being the Valley; Learning to be the source for those in our lives rather a drain on everyone around us!01/24/2019
    43:57
  2. 10.
    Wu wei in the Tao Te Ching – What is "our part" in the actions we take in both recovery and the rest of our life?01/18/2019
    56:55
  3. 11.
    Chapter 27 Tao Te Ching – ALL is your Teacher AND your Student!01/10/2019
    53:46
  4. 12.
    Chapter 26 Tao Te Ching – Living Undisturbed! Is this possible?01/03/2019
    57:44
  5. 13.
    Chapter 25 Tao Te Ching – I came from, I am, and I attract Greatness!12/27/2018
    58:40
  6. 14.
    Chapter 24 Tao Te Ching - Learning to accept compliments without pride or ego using gratitude!12/20/2018
    56:25
  7. 15.
    Chapter 23 Tao Te Ching - Learning to live intuitively without forcing anything or anyone!12/13/2018
    52:52
  8. 16.
    Chapter 22 Tao Te Ching - Learning to live in flexibility and how living in such a way that what you need comes to you rather than you fighting to get!12/06/2018
    57:48
  9. 17.
    Chapter 21 Tao Te Ching - Not clinging to preconceived ideas. How does the Tao light our lives - we let it!11/29/2018
    50:52
  10. 18.
    Thanksgiving Episode – Tao Te Ching discussion of our favorite Tao Quotes, Letting Go said in many ways!11/22/2018
    49:27
  11. 19.
    Chapter 20 Tao Te Ching – Trying not to try; giving up the rat race. Tao Te Ching discussion of Our Favorite Tao Quotes, Letting go said in many ways!11/15/2018
    1:04:08
  12. 20.
    Chapter 19 Tao Te Ching – Let go of “Working harder and doing better” Tao Te Ching discussion of Our Favorite Tao Quotes, Letting go said in many ways!11/12/2018
    39:17
  13. 21.
    Chapter 18 Tao Te Ching - Substitutes for Powerlessness and being right with the Tao!11/01/2018
    47:30
  14. 22.
    Chapter 17 Tao Te Ching – Progression of Alcoholism and Learning to Trust by Letting Go of Control!10/25/2018
    48:33
  15. 23.
    Chapter 16 Tao Te Ching Part 2 – Everything in Life is Cyclical!10/18/2018
    51:28
  16. 24.
    Chapter 16 Tao Te Ching Part 1 – The only constant is change!10/13/2018
    43:27
  17. 25.
    Chapter 15 Part 2 Tao Te Ching - Living with ease and acceptance!10/13/2018
    54:01
  18. 26.
    Chapter 15 Tao Te Ching Part 1 - Living with ease and acceptance!10/13/2018
    36:02
  19. 27.
    Chapter 14 Tao Te Ching - Living by Being rather than Doing!10/13/2018
    53:46
  20. 28.
    Chapter 13 Tao Te Ching - Not living by the opinions of others!10/13/2018
    58:04
  21. 29.
    Chapter 12 Tao Te Ching - Living with inner conviction – How well we let go and live by that natural state of the Tao, not how much we know!10/13/2018
    48:09
  22. 30.
    Chapter 11 Tao Te Ching Part 2 Qualities of an Empty Cup!10/13/2018
    58:37
  23. 31.
    Chapter 11 Tao Te Ching Part 1 Allowing rather than Trying!10/13/2018
    49:23
  24. 32.
    Chapter 10 Tao Te Ching - Having without Possessing, Acting without Expectations!10/12/2018
    57:03

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