What is papañca? And how to get rid of it?

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Re: What is papañca? And how to get rid of it?

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Feb 06, 2009 10:55 pm

Greetings Elaine,

On that, the following is definitely worth reading...

The Power of Mindfulness
Nyanaponika Thera
http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/auth ... el121.html

Metta,
Retro. :)
“Delighting in existence O monks, are gods and men; they are attached to existence. they revel in existence. When the Dhamma for the cessation of existence is being preached to them, their minds do not leap towards it, do not get pleased with it, do not get settled in it, do not find confidence in it. That is how, monks, some lag behind … (It. p 43)”

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