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by sentinel
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Ajahn Chah Memorial Day January 16th 2020
Replies: 13
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Re: Ajahn Chah Memorial Day January 16th 2020

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by sentinel
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Can thought arises prior to feeling perception ?
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Can thought arises prior to feeling perception ?

Upon sense media and sense object in contact , consciousness arises . Thereafter , feeling perception . So , where does the thought fit in ?
by sentinel
Tue Jan 14, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: What is kayena ?
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: What is kayena ?

So it seems the translation is "personally" . https://suttacentral.net/sn36.31/en/sujato And with the fading away of rapture, they enter and remain in the third absorption, where they meditate with equanimity, mindful and aware, personally experiencing the bliss of which the noble ones declare, ‘Eq...
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: What is kayena ?
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: What is kayena ?

Thanks. In that particular context you cite, it could fit either of the two meanings. If we take kāya here to mean "the aggregates, viewed as a group or totality", then it could mean personally: pertaining to those aggregates in question. But to favour that interpretation we would need to know whet...
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: What is kayena ?
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: What is kayena ?

Do you have an example in context? So it seems the translation is "personally" . https://suttacentral.net/sn36.31/en/sujato And with the fading away of rapture, they enter and remain in the third absorption, where they meditate with equanimity, mindful and aware, personally experiencing the bliss o...
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: What is kayena ?
Replies: 16
Views: 377

Re: What is kayena ?

"Kayena" is simply "kaya" and therefore has the same general meaning of "body". However, in terms of grammar, "kayena" is the " instrumental case " of "kaya", which means when the body is used as an instrument, such as if the body is used to perform work. Therefore, for example, the word "kayena" i...
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: What is kayena ?
Replies: 16
Views: 377

What is kayena ?

Some translation is body , some translated as Personal ?!
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: passambhayam kayasankharam meaning
Replies: 12
Views: 231

Re: passambhayam kayasankharam meaning

To understand OP question one must understand what is Kayasankhara. Is breathing Kayasankhara? Did Buddha breath? Does that mean Buddha is ignorant? (Avijja Paccaya Sankhara) Ven. Vijithananda argues, what this phrase means is to experience in and out breathing without the self-view. The video in t...
by sentinel
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:08 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is stilling physical processes ?
Replies: 20
Views: 432

Re: What is stilling physical processes ?

Frank says passambhayaṃ kāyasaṅkhāraṃ is Pacifying (passaddhi-sambojjhanga) co body (kaya-sankhara) ?! Were both same meaning bcuz I don't know Pali . What Exactly is physical processes ? Can physical processes makes to become Still ?! 4th step is said Calming of breathing to the point of Stopping w...
by sentinel
Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is stilling physical processes ?
Replies: 20
Views: 432

Re: What is stilling physical processes ?

auto wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:06 pm
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passambhayaṃ kāyasaṅkhāraṃ meaning ?
by sentinel
Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is stilling physical processes ?
Replies: 20
Views: 432

Re: What is stilling physical processes ?

frank k wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 1:28 pm
http://lucid24.org/sted/16aps/index.html

see these two articles:
The Buddha's commentary on 16 APS:
EBT compliant commentary for 16 APS: from non-EBT sources
Hi Frank , what is step 4 pacifying body ?
Does it similar to 4th jhana stopping of breathing ?
by sentinel
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is stilling physical processes ?
Replies: 20
Views: 432

What is stilling physical processes ?

What does it mean stilling of physical processes ? https://suttacentral.net/sn54.1/en/sujato They practice like this: ‘I’ll breathe in stilling physical processes .’ They practice like this: ‘I’ll breathe out stilling physical processes.’ ‘passambhayaṃ kāyasaṅkhāraṃ assasissāmī’ti sikkhati, ‘passamb...