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by siddhartha2010
Fri Jan 14, 2011 1:21 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: equanimity
Replies: 23
Views: 3359

Re: equanimity

yes.. he mentioned this on the 3 day course. I find "accept the nature as it is.. nature has manifested the reality as it..I have something to add to it that it "sati and sampajanno" (thanks Ben).
by siddhartha2010
Fri Jan 14, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: equanimity
Replies: 23
Views: 3359

Re: equanimity

Hi Ben

Thank you.. Your posts are inspring and motivating.
by siddhartha2010
Fri Jan 14, 2011 11:31 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: equanimity
Replies: 23
Views: 3359

equanimity

Hi all, I have been practising goyenka ji tradition for five years have sat few 10 day courses, satipatthana as well and have been meditating daily rougly 3, 4 hours. I understand we are suppose to remain equanimous to every experience. But when I read some of your comments I see nimitta, bhanga and...
by siddhartha2010
Sun Oct 31, 2010 10:18 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: 20 day course
Replies: 11
Views: 2935

Re: 20 day course

yes. that itself has become a source of motivation to maintain sila to my best capability.
by siddhartha2010
Sun Oct 31, 2010 7:32 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: meditation during full moon
Replies: 17
Views: 921

Re: meditation during full moon

It is not my theory. The reason I ask is that I have heard and read many of the followers strive hard to meditate during this time for longer periods.
by siddhartha2010
Sun Oct 31, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: 20 day course
Replies: 11
Views: 2935

Re: 20 day course

Hi all

My 20 day course application was refused because during the past year I had two glasses of beer. So, will be attending 10 day course. And then re apply for 20 day course after march when I meet the criteria.
by siddhartha2010
Sat Oct 30, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: meditation during full moon
Replies: 17
Views: 921

meditation during full moon

Hi all,

What is the conncetion between meditation and full moon. I have heard that we have better concentration during this period. Or is it simply beacuse buddha birth, nirvana, and death occured during full moon.

Thank you
by siddhartha2010
Wed Oct 06, 2010 11:12 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: 20 day course
Replies: 11
Views: 2935

Re: 20 day course

hi ben

yes. i do meet the criteria.. like i mentioned i did miss good few weeks daily sits.. and my sila is 80% I would say. i ve sat 5 10 day, 1 sati and served on few.
by siddhartha2010
Wed Oct 06, 2010 9:27 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: 20 day course
Replies: 11
Views: 2935

20 day course

Hi all I am planning to go on a 20 day vipassana retreat in december 22. Mininum criteria for this course is having maintained sila for two years and 2 times 1 hour daily sits for two years. there have been occasions where I have missed daily sits for few weeks over this period and I have seriously ...
by siddhartha2010
Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: re: vipassana meditation
Replies: 6
Views: 1547

Re: re: vipassana meditation

At present I think I am following on the path that Budhha taught. I sit for few hours everyday. There is a monastery near where I live. I go there when ever I have the time to. Compare to few years ago I feel that I have transformed myself for better. But I dont know if it is due to my past karma I ...
by siddhartha2010
Sat Aug 21, 2010 4:50 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Fear of death. Why?
Replies: 80
Views: 5747

Re: Fear of death. Why?

I am more scared of the thought of parents leaving me. for e.g. i had this urge to end this life before I saw my parents leave.
by siddhartha2010
Sat Aug 21, 2010 4:36 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: password
Replies: 3
Views: 776

Re: password

yes. yes thank you. i ll continue using the new one
by siddhartha2010
Thu Aug 19, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: re: vipassana meditation
Replies: 6
Views: 1547

Re: re: vipassana meditation

Thank you.
by siddhartha2010
Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:34 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: password
Replies: 3
Views: 776

password

hi day before yesterday I could not log on because I did not remeber both username and the email add i signed up for dhammawheel. but later that day I remebered the username and email adress. It kept saying my new password has been sent to my email add. but did not receive it. I ended up opening a n...
by siddhartha2010
Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:29 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: re: vipassana meditation
Replies: 6
Views: 1547

re: vipassana meditation

I sometimes find my hands or inner body muscle move unconsciously during meditation. also the sensations on my body has remained pretty much the same since I started meditating five years ago. big mass of solidity on majority of the body. Somehow I developed a habit of smoking ciggarette before goin...