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by yann
Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:17 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Ashin Tejaniya and Thanissaro Bhikkhu
Replies: 3
Views: 1232

Re: Ashin Tejaniya and Thanissaro Bhikkhu

master of UTejaniya was SheOOMin. master of SOM was Mahasi Sayadaw. by this way, we can understand that UTejaniya works directly at the level of Vipassana , same SOM and Mahasi. specifically, UTejaniya is "the" actual best master of Cittanupassana, the third basis of Vipassana. He works directly wit...
by yann
Wed Nov 16, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Samatha Bhāvana
Topic: metta in the suttas
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: metta in the suttas

I try some response.. First step is repeat in Pali without understanding, but you may have a direct intuitive vedana of love. Some yogi no need more because they are very sensitive. Second step is to translate in any language, for simply know the meaning of the words and to try not having some wrong...
by yann
Wed Nov 16, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: Samatha Bhāvana
Topic: In which Jhana you experience the perception of light?
Replies: 17
Views: 1793

Re: In which Jhana you experience the perception of light?

for my experimentation and as described in the Vishuddhimagga, one can experience the perception of light 4 manners : 1) with opened eyes, you focus on a white kasina. ( see Vishudimagga for the process) 2) with eyes closed, you focus on the white light coming from Dibba Cakkhu ( 3d eye) 3) outside ...
by yann
Wed Nov 16, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello from Paris
Replies: 4
Views: 495

Re: hello from Paris

thanks for bodom, SarathW, David.
happy to come in the land of Buddha
and share about the Dhamma
with friends of the Sangha!
have a nice day L&Kindness :heart:
by yann
Tue Nov 15, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: Samatha Bhāvana
Topic: In which Jhana you experience the perception of light?
Replies: 17
Views: 1793

Re: In which Jhana you experience the perception of light?

One yogi can experiment the white light nimitta as I experiment. The perception of light is well described in Theravada Buddhism, and same for the experience of Theravada monks. First the yogi practice Anapanasati bhavana on the noose. He can experiment all the 16 stages of the Anapanasati Sutta up ...
by yann
Tue Nov 15, 2016 1:42 pm
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: French Language Resources
Replies: 7
Views: 5764

Re: French Language Resources

and this one: http://www.ffmt.fr
by yann
Tue Nov 15, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello from Paris
Replies: 4
Views: 495

hello from Paris

Namo thassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa _()_ Buddham saranam gachami Dhammam saranam gachami Sangham saranam gachami _()_ Avera hontu Abyapaja hontu Aniga hontu Sukhi attanam pariharantu _()_ Sabbe sankhara aniccati Sabbe sankhara dukkhati Sabbe dhamma anattati _()_ with Metta, yann :candle...