dividing thoughts

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dividing thoughts

Postby befriend » Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:25 pm

i cant find the sutta where it explains buddha dividing thoughts which bring peace and thoughts which bring misery anyone know what its called or where it is?
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when walking say to yourself "i am walking" when riding in a car say to yourself "i am sitting in a seat riding in a car" make sure to be concious of the statement, use your intelligence to simply comprehend it and in my experience this is the best way to be mindful in daily life.

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Re: dividing thoughts

Postby Cittasanto » Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:29 pm

befriend wrote:i cant find the sutta where it explains buddha dividing thoughts which bring peace and thoughts which bring misery anyone know what its called or where it is?
metta, befriend

Here you go!
http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka ... .than.html
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."

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Re: dividing thoughts

Postby befriend » Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:54 pm

Cittasanto wrote:
befriend wrote:i cant find the sutta where it explains buddha dividing thoughts which bring peace and thoughts which bring misery anyone know what its called or where it is?
metta, befriend

Here you go!
http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka ... .than.html


thanks alot.
metta, befriend
when walking say to yourself "i am walking" when riding in a car say to yourself "i am sitting in a seat riding in a car" make sure to be concious of the statement, use your intelligence to simply comprehend it and in my experience this is the best way to be mindful in daily life.


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