Author Topic: Samatha and Vipassana Meditation - A Dhamma Talk from Birken Forest Monastery  (Read 5406 times)

Matthew

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Samatha and Vipassana Meditation - A Dhamma Talk from Birken Forest Monastery

http://youtube.com/watch?v=JFTg0FUeRzU
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Flipasso

Good talk.
One thing that caught my attention was he's breathing.
It seemed that he talked and consciously had talking pauses to breath.

Matthew

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Flipasso,

Yes, the pauses are also the moments where he looks within to check what he is saying against reality.

Matthew
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