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by SciFiFanatic101
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is there any discrimination towards people with autism spectrum disorder and low IQ if they choose to ordain?
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Re: Is there any discrimination towards people with autism spectrum disorder and low IQ if they choose to ordain?

I have some sensory issues, particularly around noise-filled places. There are no problems regarding self-care. The issue that worries me centers around full ordination as bhikkhu, having recently discovered that I mainly recall things from memory and not fully understand them, except if I have a lo...
by SciFiFanatic101
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is there any discrimination towards people with autism spectrum disorder and low IQ if they choose to ordain?
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Is there any discrimination towards people with autism spectrum disorder and low IQ if they choose to ordain?

I am posting the above question because I may be part of that group. Can someone on this forum offer some information regarding this particular issue or from personal experience?
by SciFiFanatic101
Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Re: Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.

I've been meditating on and off for the past 2 years and muscle tension has been, along with day dreams, a major stumbling block during my meditation practice. Tensions are present mainly around the area of my shoulders and abdomen. I've observed that I have the habit of tensing these areas almost ...
by SciFiFanatic101
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.

I've been meditating on and off for the past 2 years and muscle tension has been, along with day dreams, a major stumbling block during my meditation practice. Tensions are present mainly around the area of my shoulders and abdomen. I've observed that I have the habit of tensing these areas almost a...