Reflections on Death

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Reflections on Death

Postby clw_uk » Fri Jan 30, 2009 9:48 pm

Just wanted to see if many people here practice this reflection?
“ Your mind is likewise blocked. But the right road awaits you still. Cast out your doubts, your fears and your desires, let go of grief and of hope as well, for where these rule , then the mind is their subject." Boetius
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Re: Reflections on Death

Postby Element » Sat Jan 31, 2009 12:50 am

Very often.
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Re: Reflections on Death

Postby pink_trike » Sat Jan 31, 2009 4:27 am

Daily for 15 years.
Vision is Mind
Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

- Dawa Gyaltsen

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Disclaimer: I'm a non-religious practitioner of Theravada, Mahayana/Vajrayana, and Tibetan Bon Dzogchen mind-training.
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Re: Reflections on Death

Postby Cittasanto » Sat Jan 31, 2009 9:01 am

often, possibly not as often as I should, but at least once a week.
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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