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jhana pre buddhist, hinduism today and so on.

Exploring Theravāda's connections to other paths. What can we learn from other traditions, religions and philosophies?
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Postby rahul3bds » Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:11 am

so it was ascetic class who left the society to attain salvation and samadhi was their prime tool, is that so hard to understand?

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Postby rahul3bds » Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:28 am

sannyasins, sādhus, yogis, and
various Hindu monstic groups don't?

oh if you call chanting om, hari, jay, everytime they sit for meditation, samadhi, then they sure are practicing samadhi

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Postby rahul3bds » Tue Jan 29, 2013 12:25 pm

by "something interesting" i meant Amoralism Fatalism Materialism Eternalism and all not the veda. or could you elaborate your stand a bit?

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i was just stating the fact that in order to gain popularity anti vedic shramanas had to resort to samadhi to downplay the vedic authority.


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