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Hla Min (Lifelong Learner)

Life Long Learner, Expert in Computer Science and Technology, Educator, Distinguished Toastmaster, Writer, Editor

Citta — Consciousness (Mind)

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) 89 kinds of consciousness  (a) 12 Akusala (Unwholesome) 8 Greed-rooted minds 2 Hate-rooted minds 2 Delusion-rooted minds (b) 21 Kusala (Wholesome) 8 Maha Kusala : Great Wholesome 5 Fine-material Sphere Wholesome 4 Immaterial Sphere Wholesome 4 Lokotra Kusala : Supramundane Wholesome […]

Sharing Merits

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) by Sayadaw U Silanandabhivamsa) Sharing Merits is a beautiful act Buddhists do whenever they do meritorious deeds. Sharing Merits means letting other beings get chance to get merit themselves by having them rejoice at one’s merit. Sharing Merit is itself an […]

What Buddhism is

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) 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 […]

The Dawn of Wisdom

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) 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 […]

Quotients

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) There are several Quotients. Three are described below. 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, […]

Three Sayamas

For archive (Updated on March 1, 2019) Sayama Daw Yin Yin Mya (Terry) Head, RIT English Department She relocated to Australia Sayama Dr. Daw Thaung Khin Taught Chemistry in our 2nd BE Class Went for post-graduate studies at McGill University in Canada Later became Head of RIT Chemistry […]