Buddhism
epub | | | Author:Kaiten Nukariya

Chapter VIII - The Training of the Mind and the Practice of Meditation * 1. The Method of Instruction Adopted by Zen Masters. Thus far we have described the doctrine ...
( Category: Asia July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Master Sheng-Yen

DHARMA DISCOURSES The Method Once again I am joining British practitioners on Chan retreat in Wales. Each time I come I have a different feeling; the only thing in common ...
( Category: Buddhism July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Richard Shankman

Table 3: Comparison of Jhāna in the Pāli Suttas and the Visuddhimagga SUTTAS VISUDDHIMAGGA The 4 absorptions Called the 4 jhānas Called the rūpa jhānas The 4 formless attainments Called ...
( Category: Buddhism July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-08 | Author:Daniel Odier

THE MEDITATION Mila then remained eleven months walled in a cave with a lamp on his head, and practised meditation day and night. Then Marpa came to get him. They ...
( Category: New Age & Spirituality July 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2002-01-14 | Author:Shantideva [Shantideva]

Chapter Eight The Perfection of Meditation 1. Upon developing zeal in that way, one should stabilize the mind in meditative concentration, since a person whose mind is distracted lives between ...
( Category: Buddhism July 14,2018 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Pelden, Kunzang [Pelden, Kunzang]

If seeing pictures, carved or painted, of infernal realms; If thinking, hearing, reading of them frightens you, What need is there to speak of when you’ll feel Their pain unbearable ...
( Category: Buddhism July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:James W. Jones

CHAPTER FOUR Christian Spirituality and Modern Society Spiritual Practice as Cultural Critique So far we have discussed why it is important to think of Christianity as a spiritual practice. But, ...
( Category: Philosophy July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-09 | Author:Anyen Rinpoche & Allison Choying Zangmo

* * * As we probably discovered when engaging in the exercises presented earlier in this chapter, many of the sights and sounds we encounter during the day can cause ...
( Category: Emotions July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Paul Williams

Some Bodhisattvas Maitreya The truth that the Buddha discovered and taught was not unique to him. It is the true way of things, and ‘whether Tathāgatas arise or do not ...
( Category: Buddhism July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-30 | Author:Osho [Osho]

A mother was saying to her child, “I don’t want neighbors to tell me that you have started smoking. Be truthful, and whenever you start smoking, tell me.” The child ...
( Category: Buddhism July 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ingram, Daniel;

You have my sympathy. The x-axis is the jhanas and subjhanas, from 1.1 to 4.4, or 1.1.1 to 4.4.4 if you want to go into subsubjhanas (which would involve adding ...
( Category: Buddhism July 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Soko Morinaga

2 Emmon: “There are many impostors who do not care for the true Dharma; they assume an air of dignity and chiefly spend their time occupying themselves with refined matters. ...
( Category: Buddhism July 8,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ross Bolleter

How Can Dust Settle on a Ruined Piano? In Isshu Miura and Ruth Fuller Sasaki’s Zen Dust we learn that “dust” is an old Chan metaphor for phenomena: the stuff ...
( Category: Buddhism July 5,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Noah Levine

UNDERSTANDING DEATH Death is certain, but the time of death is uncertain, said the Buddha. But who or what dies? Yes, the body dies, and the brain as we have ...
( Category: Buddhism July 2,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2005-06-10 | Author:Bhikkhu Bodhi [Bodhi, Bhikkhu]

( Category: Buddhism June 30,2018 )

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