latest 'vipassana as taught by SN Goenka' video

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latest 'vipassana as taught by SN Goenka' video

Postby Sekha » Sun Aug 29, 2010 9:19 am

Got to have a facebook profile. Have not found the video elsewhere. Robson, the Brazilian guy, is an acquaintance of mine.

http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php ... 2842458534
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Re: latest 'vipassana as taught by SN Goenka' video

Postby Ben » Sun Aug 29, 2010 9:51 am

Hi Dukkhanirodha

It looks good from the start of the video. Unfortunately, it just dies for me at 1.05.
I'm sure its a brilliant video.
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Re: latest 'vipassana as taught by SN Goenka' video

Postby Sekha » Sun Aug 29, 2010 11:06 am

Yes and there is obviously a sequel to these 6 min, but I don't know where it is to be found.
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Re: latest 'vipassana as taught by SN Goenka' video

Postby Modus.Ponens » Mon Aug 30, 2010 1:24 am

As a side note, the music is by Steve Reich, Electric Counterpoint Part 2; very beautifull.
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