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Sati in Theravāda Buddhist meditation

a mental therapy, development of mindfulness

by Kusuma Devendra.

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Published by Satara Prakasakayo in [Maharagama .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meditation -- Buddhism.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSati in Buddhist meditation.
    StatementKusuma Devendra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ5612 .K87 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p. ;
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2167823M
    ISBN 109559518402
    LC Control Number88905040

    Table of Contents. 1. Introduction, Thomas Borchert Part I: Colony/Nation be Burmese is to be Buddhist: Formations of Buddhist Modernity in Colonial Burma, Juliane Schober ctions between Mahayana and Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Singapore, Wenxue Zhang 4.A Tale of Two Colonialisms: K. Sri Dhammananda and the Making of a Missionary Monk, Jeffrey Samuels Part II: . This book can be used as a textbook on basic Buddhism. It is based on the Theravada Buddhism syllabus of the Postgraduate Diploma Examination in Buddhist Studies course of the Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka.

    The methods of meditation taught in the Theravada Buddhist tradition are based on the Buddha's own experience, forged by him in the course of his own quest for enlightenment. They are designed to re-create in the disciple who practices them the same essential enlightenment that the Buddha himself attained when he sat beneath the Bodhi tree, the. Audio Dharma is an archive of Dharma talks given by Gil Fronsdal and various guest speakers at the Insight Meditation Center in Redwood City, CA. Each talk illuminates aspects of the Buddha's teachings. The purpose is the same that the Buddha had for his teachings, to guide us toward the end of suffering and the attainment of freedom.

    A Brief History of the Theravada Buddhist Community Toronto, Ontario, Canada. As remembered by Janice Priddy, one of the founding members. In I joined the Toronto Vipassana Community, a vibrant group of meditators who held weekly meditation sittings in members’ homes, and three or four times a year offered week-end retreats at Kimbercote Farm near Kimberly, On. Books 1; Religion 2; Theravada Buddhism 3; Refine by. Prices. $5 - $10; $10 - $25; $25 - $50; Over $50; Formats. NOOK Book; Paperback; Hardcover; Audio MP3 on CD; Theravada Buddhism. 1 - 20 of 88 results Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! The Path of Insight Meditation. by Jack Kornfield.


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