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Renze

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Go, Do Jhana - By Thanissaro Bhikku
« on: May 27, 2013, 01:48:38 PM »
http://www.dhammatalks.org/Archive/Writings/CrossIndexed/Published/Meditations2/040717%20M2%20Go,%20Do%20Jhana.pdf

I love this simple 4 page text, he explains Jhana practice so well without even explaining the Jhanas themselves. Highly recommended :)

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Re: Go, Do Jhana - By Thanissaro Bhikku
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2013, 02:10:28 PM »
That's a great talk by Than Geoff....  thanks for sharing :)
Nothing in this world is to be clung to as I, me, or mine...

Re: Go, Do Jhana - By Thanissaro Bhikku
« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2013, 03:11:25 PM »
thanks renze,

That is one of the best articles i have read in a loooog time, want more  :P is there article 2?

garyblackhouse

Re: Go, Do Jhana - By Thanissaro Bhikku
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2013, 12:38:28 AM »
Cheers Renze. Needed that to refresh my mind as to what it is I/we're supposed to be doing. I've found that even though it's an easy practice, it's also so easy given our conditioning to try and force either of the two (tranquility and insight) into place, but really we just need to relax and let our bodies/minds tell us. Back to breath for now!

redalert

Re: Go, Do Jhana - By Thanissaro Bhikku
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2013, 02:01:54 PM »
Very helpful, simple and straight forward.

Thanks Renze  :)

 

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