cappuccino wrote:If you're always developing your mind, learning more every day,
these conditions are unlikely to trouble you…
I know an elderly monk who does not give dhamma talks, but likes to take tea and chat with visitors. My meditation teacher also knows him, and has told me that he thinks that this monk is an Anagami
During one of his chats - which are often very rambling and very difficult to summarise - he touched on our human condition as we approach our death. He said "Of course, we might get alzheimers or some other form of dementia...lose our mind...lose the power to control our thinking...[long pause]...if
we're very lucky!"