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Layers of the Onion

Sometimes meditation can very confusing, even infuriating. Like any skill, as it develops you experience many apparent obstacles to your progress, each bringing new challenges. Each time you think you’ve got a handle on what you’re doing, a new problem seems to arise. 1,522 more words

Meditation

Vipassana Journey on the Land of Smiles-3. Bangkok to Chantaburi (PART A)

To Peach, Earthy, ‘Nut’, 陈阿姨, Dhamma servers at Dhamma Canda Pabhāin, Chantaburi, ‘Chat’, JJ, 榕珊, 岱桦, Mr. Kengsungnoen, the Blast Silom staff in Bangkok…and all those I met that are part of the Amazing Thailand; 912 more words

Travellogue

Vipassana Journey on the Land of Smiles-2. Bangkok (PART C)

The Ultimate Peace

Walking to the pier and a few quick walks after boarding off the boat was our after-meal exercise. As a reward, we made our way to the… 487 more words

Self Reflection

Day 25 of 365 - Renunciation

Today I would like to continue along the same lines of yesterday’s post. Inspired by reading The Authentic Swing, which is a book about how the author, Steven Pressfield, got the inspiration and then the process he used to write his first published novel… 438 more words

Recovery

Vipassana Journey on the Land of Smiles-2. Bangkok (PART B)

Slow Life in A Megacity

Just like everything else, the “best of India and China” would have its own exceptions. For example, the traffic jam in Bangkok is as bad as that in its Indian and Chinese counterparts. 898 more words

Travellogue

Tuesday, January 27th

Mike will facilitate a discussion on one of the essays in the The Karma of Questions collection by Thanissaro Bhikkhu, founder and abbot of Metta Forest Monastery outside San Diego, CA. 67 more words

Boise

Vipassana Journey on the Land of Smiles-2. Bangkok (PART A)

To Peach, Earthy, ‘Nut’, 陈阿姨, Dhamma servers at Dhamma Canda Pabhāin, Chantaburi,‘Chat’, JJ, 榕珊, 岱桦, Mr. Kengsungnoen, the Blast Silom staff in Bangkok…and all those I met that are part of the Amazing Thailand; 1,425 more words

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