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by Unexist
Wed Nov 22, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: What is wisdom?
Replies: 24
Views: 1048

Re: What is wisdom?

Please forgive me, when I say, I don't said with intention to hurt anyone. But wisdom is rather easy to speak what it is not than to speak what it is! If one really sees, by eyes of wisdom, there are directions if truth and untrue. In front(east) one sees name and form unbounded. But this is the ins...
by Unexist
Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: What is wisdom?
Replies: 24
Views: 1048

Re: What is wisdom?

Senganppa said: wisdom is part of insight! Many people hold wisdom to non-wisdom. Truth to untruth. Wisdom is Mark to cut the delusion. Here my friend said it is part of it i.e. root. Upsurd vain the talk later, when the patient been healed he forget the doctor, how mean? The doctor is wisdom or eit...
by Unexist
Mon Nov 20, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: What is wisdom?
Replies: 24
Views: 1048

Re: What is wisdom?

Wisdom is that which cut assunder the tree of Samsara, literally the unbinding of name&form. It's like pool of cool degree of water, instantly poured into the blazing fire. Afterwards fire is extinguished and burnt ashes(name) and evaporated smoke(form) can be clearly seen. It's a state of freedom o...
by Unexist
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Buddhahood
Replies: 2
Views: 122

Re: Buddhahood

The followers of Buddhism is fallen into the traps of barren metaphisics, mysticism, code calculation. They have compltely forgotten what Buddha used in teaching. They are fallen into the traps of what is Buddha hood and arhat. Some selfish monks have created, four Noble truth which the vedas dictat...
by Unexist
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?
Replies: 18
Views: 518

Re: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?

J krishnamurti rightly pointed out that, whether you think you see or really you see it.

This statement is alarming wisdom of it's own.
by Unexist
Sat Oct 28, 2017 6:20 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?
Replies: 18
Views: 518

Re: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?

"I think the question has already been answered." As said as thus.

If one think, therefore one is not free. Where is I come from?
by Unexist
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?
Replies: 18
Views: 518

Re: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?

Actually many stop there in fourth. But the actual path starts with fourth truth. It's Eightfold path of actual seeing, where on can't say "I am seeing it". To walk on the path for complete deliverence, one should look towards it like a bird watched his beloved moon. It's called samma or United acti...
by Unexist
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:41 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?
Replies: 18
Views: 518

Re: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?

Beware to call fourth the sea or nirodhgaminipatipada in terms of eternal or imparmanent, with body or bodiless, empty or full, near or far, I or you, being or non-being, seen, seer, or object of senses, doer or enjoyer, free or bound. It's not worthy to call it by any name. It's unknown. Upanishad ...
by Unexist
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?
Replies: 18
Views: 518

Re: What is the difference between Jhana and Samadhi?

Samadhi is you become a river, without I me mine and jhana is the four streams of actual seeing or vision to four Noble truth. Find fourth by forwarding from three and merge in it.

It's the fourth is called as sea where all river merges. It's Dukkha nirodh gamini patipada.
by Unexist
Sat Oct 21, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the meaning of Asava ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1100

Re: What is the meaning of Asava ?

If you would like to know which Buddha's teaching present full details of path towards enlightenment.

Verily, it's Rinosorous Horne Sutta. It's a jem from earliest Gandhara.
by Unexist
Sat Oct 21, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the meaning of Asava ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1100

Re: What is the meaning of Asava ?

My friend, where the Brahmajala Sutta ends as liberation, stating, after attaining fouth jhana, the stalk is cut which is previously holded bunch of mango. And when the stalk is uprooted the bunch of mangoes go with it falling apart from tree. Like this Tathagata is said to released and man or God c...
by Unexist
Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Nāma-rūpa is best rendered as...?
Replies: 68
Views: 1384

Re: Nāma-rūpa is best rendered as...?

Nama-rupa denotes everything that subject to change. First five aggregates, sex sense bases and their respective spheres. It give rise to conciousness. For ex: By anology of a Tree. A tree with it's trunk called sphere of six sense and their bases. Leaves of the tree denotes five aggregates. All the...
by Unexist
Fri Oct 20, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the meaning of Asava ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1100

Re: What is the meaning of Asava ?

Well. The reference for all is truth itself. Buddha's Anatta and Upanishad's Brahman, both denotes to ultimate truth. Buddha viewed from the angle to serve masses for wiping out false self within with his compassion to call it "no-self." Buddha termed it Nibbana or no more becoming. Upanishad saying...
by Unexist
Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:17 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the meaning of Asava ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1100

Re: What is the meaning of Asava ?

Asava here means made up of three defilements or three leaves or three vedanas. It's the same as we call it fetters. When one leads to forth jhana,. these fetters lies dormant now come to vision in fore and when three has been eliminated the fourth wisdom arises. It's asavan khayam knowledge. It's a...
by Unexist
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: the great Nibbana = annihilation, eternal, or something else thread
Replies: 2132
Views: 74892

Re: the great Nibbana = annihilation, eternal, or something else thread

Nirvana is cannot be caught in terms as eternal. It is complete cessation without a remainder. Like a seed that is burnt by the fire of knowledge. Nirvana is described completely in it's core by various Arhats in the following statement; "Yam kinki samudayadhamma sabbam tam nirodha dhamma". "That wh...
by Unexist
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Understanding 'Unbinding'
Replies: 3
Views: 928

Re: Understanding 'Unbinding'

Nirvana is described completely in it's core by various Arhats in the following statement; "Yam kinki samudayadhamma sabbam tam nirodha dhamma". "That which was bound take various birth and death in series like a river with it's Mass of water continuously flowing to the eternal existence. But when T...
by Unexist
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:28 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Wrong view and Avici Hell
Replies: 28
Views: 655

Re: Wrong view and Avici Hell

The Eightfold path means insight, made up of eight bends or eight curves or eight bhajangas. It is the same as Sunyata or Brahman of Advaita. Samma ditthi is the starting point which is starting with higher knowledge. Samma means 'absorbed into that' or like when one looks at the mirror knows his tr...
by Unexist
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Unconditioned
Replies: 210
Views: 9107

Re: Unconditioned

The Eightfold path means insight, made up of eight bends or eight curves or eight bhajangas. It is the same as Sunyata or Brahman of Advaita. Samma ditthi is the starting point which is starting with higher knowledge. Samma means 'absorbed into that' or like when one looks at the mirror knows his tr...
by Unexist
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Theravada vs. Mahayana
Replies: 21
Views: 1138

Re: Theravada vs. Mahayana

Before attaining an insight or actual seeing, one cannot renunciate. The eightfold path is the starting point in deeds for normal world to develop wisdom(Adikyalanam). Then come the inner wisdom of eightfold path which higher than the first (Majjhimakalyanan) and the highest of high, unshaken eighfo...
by Unexist
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: mara still tried to disturb the buddha after nibanna
Replies: 16
Views: 595

Re: mara still tried to disturb the buddha after nibanna

Actual mara does not exist. Here mara is evil thoughts which whispered in Buddha's mind after enlightenment, to teach or not to teach! The teachings are very subtle even to the wise, sages. What can say about these wordly peoples! He decided not to teach at once. Then again good thought proceed call...