An Excellent Talk on Attachment

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An Excellent Talk on Attachment

Postby 0pper » Thu Sep 02, 2010 6:00 pm

I really enjoyed this talk on Attachment:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTJHmmUNRRw

It seems to have clarified alot of questions/concerns I had about craving/desire/attachment.
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Re: An Excellent Talk on Attachment

Postby octathlon » Thu Sep 02, 2010 11:52 pm

Thank you, Opper, that's a great talk! I bookmarked their channel.

One thing he said that made a big impression on me: "Craving arises as a result of the fact that you think you can control things."
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Re: An Excellent Talk on Attachment

Postby suriyopama » Fri Sep 03, 2010 4:06 am

Thank you :clap:
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