Jhana4 wrote: I might read the commentaries some day. Right now I don't have the interest, I don't have the time, I am happy with what I am getting with the suttas, I'm happy getting what I am with my practice and I have a lot of interesting works about meditation I want to read.
It is not the issue of disagreeing with the commentaries, it is lack of integrity in the way he does it and in the way he dismisses other teachers.
I would like to thank everyone who took the time to type in a response to my original post and the original on topic subject of this thread.....the dude's meditation method.
So, what exactly is this method?
The best answer I could give you would be to tell you to watch the video at the beginning of this thread.
I have, but I am asking you so that there can be a basis for discussion here.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.
There is freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning. If there were not this freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning, then escape from that which is birth, becoming, making, conditioning, would not be known here. -- Ud 80
Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.
dheamhan a fhios agam
Damned if I know.