Download A Still Forest Pool: The Insight Meditation of Achaan Chah by Jack Kornfield, Paul Breiter PDF

By Jack Kornfield, Paul Breiter

ISBN-10: 0835630234

ISBN-13: 9780835630238

Buddhist grasp Achaan Chah spent years meditating in a wooded area monastery of Thailand. This awesome booklet displays his easy and strong message in addition to the quiet, pleased Buddhist perform of dhudanga, or "everyday mindfulness," with profound insights for the West.

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You may or may not have some kind of spiritual experience. However, you should never be expecting any kind of spiritual experience. 15. If you wonder if the state is going to deepen, that very wondering means you have added something to the Awareness Watching Awareness practice. 16. Never add anything to the Awareness Watching Awareness Method. 17. Just be content with awareness watching awareness. 18. You should look at it like awareness watching awareness is all there is, there is nothing more.

Aspx Read Chapter Five very slowly at least three times before reading Chapter Six. aspx Chapter 6 THE AWARENESS WATCHING AWARENESS DISCOVERY 1. By the year 2001 the author had been studying the teachings of almost all the various religions and spiritual paths for 27 years, from the bodily age of 15 to 42. 2. He had read more than two thousand spiritual books. 3. He had spent time with many spiritual teachers in America and India. 4. It was clear that the essence of most of the spiritual teachings was focusing the attention on the “I AM”.

He does not really mean we need to practice”. 102. “The book is actually written in code”. 103. “There are deeper meanings that are more important”. 104. If this (99 - 103) seems insane to you, you are correct, it is insane. 105. The word “insane” describes well almost all humans. 106. They may not use those exact words (99 - 103) to distort and complicate. 107. They will find their own words and thoughts to distort and complicate. 108. The only cure for all this is the awakening of the extremely intense desire for freedom.

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