Month: June 2018

The Yogi and Vipassana

Sub-title: BUDDHIST MEDITATION : THE SUNLUN WAY Author : Sunlun Shin Vinaya Publisher : Sunlun Buddhist Meditation Center 7 1/2 Mile, Prome Road, KabaAye P.O., Rangoon CONTENTS The Yogi and Vipassana (Page 1 – 18) The Sunlun Way of Mindfulness (Page 19 – 33) Explanatory Notes for Beginners […]

Dependent Origination

Subtitle: Paticca-samuppada The Wheel of life Author: Sayadaw U Silananda Editor: U Hla Myint Publisher : Tathagata Meditation Center CONTENTS Publisher’s notes Venerable U Silananda’s biography Dependent origination Introduction First link : Avjja-pacaya sankhara Second link : sabkahara-paccaya vinnanam Third link : Vinnana-paccaya nama-rupam Fourth link : Nama-rupa-paccaya […]

Patthana in Daily Life

Subtitle : An introduction to the Law of Conditionality Author : U Hla Myint Publisher : Tathagata Meditation Center, 2010 CONTENTS Introduction Root condition : Hetu-paccayo Fascination (Sense-object) condition : Arammana-paccayo Predominance condition : Adhipati-paccayo (sahajata, arammana) Continuity condition : Ananatara-paccayo Contiguity condition : Samanantara-paccayo Co-nascence condition : […]

What Buddhism is

Excerpts from a Book Chapter by Narada Maha Thera Buddhism is neither a metaphysical path nor a ritualistic path. is neither skeptical nor dogmatic. neither eternalism or nihilism. is neither self-mortification nor self-indulgence. is neither pessimism nor optimism but realism. is neither absolutely this-worldly nor other-worldly. is not […]

The Dawn of Wisdom

Subtitle : On the Practice of Vipassana Satipatthana by Sayadaw U Lakkhana (of Sagaing Hills) Translator : U Mya Thaung Editor : Gregory Pai, Ph.D. Publisher : Sukhavati Dhamma dana publication, 2002 Contents Four Foundations of Mindfulness Basic Satipatthana Instructions The Hindrances (1) The Hindrances (2) The Hindrances […]

Quotients

There are several Quotients. IQ : Intelligence Quotient IQ is determined using standard IQ tests with objective & definite answers. Mensa accepts members with High IQ. EQ : Emotional Quotient EQ determines one’s ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions. EQ tests vary with approach and content. SQ […]