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by srivijaya
Wed Jan 14, 2009 9:47 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Mind-made body - a question
Replies: 37
Views: 12903

Re: Mind-made body - a question

Thanks Manapa, Certainly some food for thought there - a very interesting page. I came across a few additional lines in MN77 which may help throw a little more light on the topic. In addition to the usual formula; "reed from its sheath" etc. there are the following lines: Again, Udayin, I have procl...
by srivijaya
Mon Jan 12, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Mind-made body - a question
Replies: 37
Views: 12903

Re: Mind-made body - a question

Dear Dhammanando, Many thanks for the welcome and the reply. if there are any texts that are more expansive than the Visuddhimagga, i suppose one would need to look for them among meditation manuals from later periods. Intriguing. I imagine if there are such works then they would be very old, virtua...
by srivijaya
Fri Jan 09, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Mind-made body - a question
Replies: 37
Views: 12903

Mind-made body - a question

Following retrofuturist's open invitation on another board, I have taken the liberty of joining. I have a request for information which I hope someone will be able to help me with. I am interested in uncovering as much as I can about teachings concerning the mind-made body. I have read almost identi...