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by 2600htz
Fri Jan 28, 2011 3:53 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: The thing about the breath
Replies: 12
Views: 1992

Re: The thing about the breath

Hello everyone: a) if you are not supposed to alterate the breath in any way, the step of "calming the bodily fabrication" being bodily fabrication "In-&-out breaths are bodily; these are things tied up with the body. That's why in-&-out breaths are bodily fabrications." how does it play?.. b) If th...
by 2600htz
Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: are animals that kill reborn in hell?
Replies: 36
Views: 5231

Re: are animals that kill reborn in hell?

Yeap,

I imagine there are several types of killing, and each one have they own merit or demerit:

if u kill to survive, if u kill to save lifes, if u kill to watch the world burn, if u kill because u enjoy the suffering of others,etc...

Each one makes a different life tendency.
by 2600htz
Fri Nov 12, 2010 11:33 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Mindfulness-Focused in-of itself?
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

Re: Mindfulness-Focused in-of itself?

ooh thanks!, nice ref. topic
by 2600htz
Fri Nov 12, 2010 10:23 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Mindfulness-Focused in-of itself?
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

Mindfulness-Focused in-of itself?

"In this way he remains focused internally on the body in & of itself,
or externally on the body in & of itself, or both internally & externally on the body in & of itself. "

What it means focus internally? focus externally? focus in & of itself?

Thanks!
by 2600htz
Sun Oct 10, 2010 7:49 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Beginning to understand, but confuzed...
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Beginning to understand, but confuzed...

Hello: This dhamma its so tricky and illusory for the ones who doesnt understand :) So, unpleasant feeling arise, then craving comes (i dont like that feeling), then clinging arise: all stories about what i dont like, AND ALL STORIES OF WHATS THE METHOD TO RELIEF THAT PAIN: Ok i have to "let go", i ...
by 2600htz
Wed Sep 15, 2010 7:51 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Natural-born Meditators?
Replies: 12
Views: 3484

Re: Natural-born Meditators?

the quality i like its being hungry for improvemnt accompanied by intense research
by 2600htz
Sat Aug 28, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Can´t solve this one
Replies: 8
Views: 1527

Re: Can´t solve this one

jcsuperstar wrote:Who or where are you learning meditation from?
Hi, only reading material by my own.

Thank you all for answers.
by 2600htz
Sat Aug 28, 2010 12:55 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Can´t solve this one
Replies: 8
Views: 1527

Can´t solve this one

Hello everyone. Been meditating around 8 months - 1hrs every day. Two methods i have tried, in a basic way: a.- pay attention in one area of nose and lips, feeling the breath in the area (without analytical speech) (my first 4 months and recently retaken) b.- understanding i inhale/exhale it was sho...
by 2600htz
Fri Aug 27, 2010 11:50 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 888

Hello

Im Matias from Chile, 24 years old, i have 100000000 questions but i will try to post only the good ones and get along with the forum -_-.
Thank you all :)