How hard is it to attain supramundane Jhana?

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Re: How hard is it to attain supramundane Jhana?

Postby rowyourboat » Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:38 am

Hi Villkorkarma,

Satipattana is the direct path to realization:

http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka ... .than.html

Vipassana is a component of the satipatthana. I would say development of Right View, Sila and Samadhi are other components.

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