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Bamboo-Water shares for our Meditation Page: Is it necessary to sit for very long periods of time?

Question by a Student:

Is it necessary to sit for very long periods of time?

Answer by Achaan Chah:

I have seen chickens sit on their nests for days on end. 159 more words


Ajahn Chah on doing good for the sake of goodness - not to become a good person

“We should do good for the sake of goodness, not in order to become a ‘good person’. If we are a ‘good person’ then we will suffer. 37 more words

Studio Samsara

I found this on Francis Prève‘s Facebook page.  To this I would add step 7, “I am awesome,” and then step 8, “Go back to step 1.”  Then it would be an even better representation of what I like to call “Studio samsara.” 1,401 more words


Bamboo-Water shares . . . Dancing and Experience :) . . . ~J

Bamboo shares: In light of our recent discussions about experience and dancing, I thought some might find this of interest.

Question by a Student:

Where should we go to study the Dharma? 159 more words


Ajahn Chah's words on wisdom and stillness

“You are your own teacher. Investigate yourself to find the truth – inside, not outside. Knowing yourself is most important. “

“Try to be mindful, and let things take their natural course. 64 more words

Inspirational Quotes

Ajahn Chah on religions

“All religions are like different cars all moving in the same direction. People who don’t see it have no light in their hearts.”
Ajahn Chah… 21 more words

Inspirational Quotes