Who experienced Jhana, and how?

Discussion of Samatha bhavana and Jhana bhavana.
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Mkoll
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Re: Who experienced Jhana, and how?

Postby Mkoll » Tue May 13, 2014 2:16 am

Mr. Shankman also has a book where that interview comes from called The Experience of Samadhi. He interviews quite a few well-known Buddhists about jhana and what they say is illuminating.
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa

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Re: Who experienced Jhana, and how?

Postby K.Dhamma » Tue Jun 10, 2014 3:46 pm

Just keep meditating and the answers will come. :) That's all I have to say about this subject, and that's my answer to OP's questions.
"Remember you dont meditate to get anything, but to get rid of things. We do it, not with desire, but with letting go. If you want anything, you wont find it." - Ajahn Chah

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Re: Who experienced Jhana, and how?

Postby Awakened_Angel » Sun Jun 29, 2014 8:29 am

I have a question on jhanna...dont know if its forbidden to ask so..

has anyone who attained jhanna, ever made contact with brahma/god nor ghost etc?


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