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Wes Nisker

Post by jcsuperstar » Sat Jul 11, 2009 8:27 am

what can you tell me about him?
are his books worth reading?
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Re: Wes Nisker

Post by tiltbillings » Sat Jul 11, 2009 8:28 am

jcsuperstar wrote:what can you tell me about him?
are his books worth reading?
He is a funny guy, a very long time vipassana practitioner, and far as his books are concerned, don't know, though articles I have read by him are good.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

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Re: Wes Nisker

Post by DNS » Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:38 pm

Here is a short wikipedia stub about him:

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