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by Soe Win Htut
Fri Jan 02, 2015 4:21 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: what is the true meaning of happy new year?
Replies: 1
Views: 742

what is the true meaning of happy new year?

Happy New Year 2015 to all!!! What is the meaning of a year? Can you please answer to me? A year is nothing but the series of 12 months . . . . . . A month is nothing but the series of 30 days . . . . . . A day is nothing but the series of 24 hours . . . . . . A hour is nothing but the series of 60 ...
by Soe Win Htut
Tue Dec 30, 2014 4:45 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: My Vipassana Experience & Questions
Replies: 26
Views: 4857

Re: My Vipassana Experience & Questions

A couple of questions: 1. I still experience nearly continuously odd sensations in the head, face, jaw and neck areas. These sensations feel like energy being pulled out of me, sometimes it gets going and sort of "spirals out" kind of like a rope being pulled apart. What is this? I remain equanimou...
by Soe Win Htut
Thu Dec 25, 2014 4:49 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Insight meditation as ThaBarWa Sayadaw taught
Replies: 0
Views: 1157

Insight meditation as ThaBarWa Sayadaw taught

Insight Meditation is not only sitting on cushion without moving, closing eyes but the practice of morality, concentration and purifying the mind through right understanding or right reflection. In the practice of morality, it is necessary not to do harmful deeds to yourself and your environment. No...
by Soe Win Htut
Tue Dec 23, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: ThaBarWa Centre for all wanting spiritual development
Replies: 0
Views: 939

ThaBarWa Centre for all wanting spiritual development

What is ThaBarWa Centre? Thabarwa (Natural) Center in Thanlyin, Myanmar is a non-profit humanitarian organization working for a noble cause. Thabarwa Center was established with unlimited access for general benefit and is fulfilling the most crucial needs continually and persistently step by step. T...
by Soe Win Htut
Tue Dec 23, 2014 7:50 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: The Middle Way, The Art of Purification
Replies: 1
Views: 710

The Middle Way, The Art of Purification

What is The Middle way? - The Middle way is abandoning the two extremes; one extreme of hatred and other extreme of craving. - The Middle way is Neither Rejecting Nor Attaching the Created truths. It is free from Disliking(desire to reject) and Liking(desire to attach). - The Middle way is “seeing-...
by Soe Win Htut
Sun Jun 23, 2013 10:53 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Online Guided Insight Talks & Dhamma interview
Replies: 0
Views: 1476

Online Guided Insight Talks & Dhamma interview

This is information concerned with the online Guided Insight Talks & Dhamma interview of Sayadaw U Ottamasara(ThaBarWa Centre) at meditation retreat in Vietnam Dhamma trip. : Dhamma talks will be broadcasted Live - on Paltalk. Attendants can listen to Dhamma talk and send questions by text (recommen...
by Soe Win Htut
Thu Jun 13, 2013 12:10 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: How do you contemplate anatta?
Replies: 85
Views: 9905

Re: How do you contemplate anatta?

A compilation of the not self strategy translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Hope it helps. Thanks. I found this observation interesting: "Although the concept "not-self" is a useful way of disentangling oneself from the attachments & clingings which lead to suffering, the view that there is no self is...
by Soe Win Htut
Sun Jun 09, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: How do you contemplate anatta?
Replies: 85
Views: 9905

Re: How do you contemplate anatta?

Let me explain how i contemplate about Anatta; as I can understand about it; Anatta means non-self, not entity, not soul, not ego, not something, not someone, not sometime, not someplace, not individual, not I, not you, or not being etc. Self, entity, soul, ego, something, feeling, emotion, sensatio...
by Soe Win Htut
Sun Jun 09, 2013 5:45 am
Forum: Dhammaduta (Dhamma propagation)
Topic: Dhamma Hospital Project @ Thabarwa Centre, Yangon , Myanmar
Replies: 0
Views: 1715

Dhamma Hospital Project @ Thabarwa Centre, Yangon , Myanmar

Dhamma Hospital Project @ Thabarwa Centre, Yangon , Myanmar Sayadaw U Ottamasara, founder and Presiding Sayadaw of Thabarwa Centre, Thanlyin, Myanmar teaches Dhamma and Insight Meditation in a simple way that allows us to directly experience the nature of reality without any slightest attachment. T...
by Soe Win Htut
Sun Jun 09, 2013 4:56 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Guided Insight Meditation talks 2013 by Sayadaw Ottamasara
Replies: 0
Views: 821

Guided Insight Meditation talks 2013 by Sayadaw Ottamasara

Dear Dhamma friends, Here below link, one can listen or download( in English language) the guided insight meditation mp3 talks of the middle way (insight meditation) for real happiness or freedom by Sayadaw U Ottamasara from THA-BAR-WA (Natural) CENTER (The Center of doing great good deeds- Dana, Si...
by Soe Win Htut
Sun Apr 22, 2012 6:03 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Only Middle way_Vipassana As taught by Ven. Ottamasara
Replies: 1
Views: 1066

Only Middle way_Vipassana As taught by Ven. Ottamasara

Dear Dhamma friends, Here below link, one can download(media-fire download in English language) the guided meditation mp3 talks of the middle way to be real happiness or freedom by Sayadaw U Ottamasara from Than-lyin Natural Meditation Center from Yangon, Myanmar. These talks were given at his overs...
by Soe Win Htut
Wed Nov 30, 2011 10:57 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Instructions for Vipassana
Replies: 4
Views: 1774

Re: Instructions for Vipassana

Anyone can provide a link for how to practice Vipassana step by step? Do you need a live instructor to learn it or can it be learned by reading instructions? It seems to be simple enough to learned by instructions. Are the 4 stages of release its only fruits or does it give good kamma and beget reb...
by Soe Win Htut
Tue Nov 29, 2011 4:52 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Looking for practical books for everyday life
Replies: 6
Views: 1397

Re: Looking for practical books for everyday life

I have a small collection of buddhist books already but I would like to find a few more books that treat the use of buddhism in every day life, in everyday problems. With concrete everyday examples about how to relate to life's difficulties in a buddhistic way. Does anyone know such books? Please l...
by Soe Win Htut
Wed Nov 09, 2011 2:33 am
Forum: Abhidhamma
Topic: One "citta" at a time
Replies: 117
Views: 16048

Re: One "citta" at a time

Here is the problem that I am thinking about: One citta cannot be aware of its own characteristics. Only one citta happens at a time, and past cittas do not exist. Since only one citta happens at a time, when one knows something it is about something that is already gone and no longer is. So this k...