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A Critique of Brahmavamso’s “The Jhanas”

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I apologize in advance to the learned members for my naive question, but if Ven Brahmavamso was indeed teaching and practicing this apperceptive samadhi which basically results in a rebirth as a vegetable, would he be the extremely active and hard-working monk that he is today?
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with metta,

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Sabbe saṅkhārā anicca'ti yadā paññāya passati
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Good stuff.
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