A critique of Vipassana Meditation as taught by Goenka

A critique of Vipassana Meditation as taught by Goenka

I just read this article and all the comments to it. It is an extended writing about the vipassana technique...

Protected: Q&As on vipassana practice, by S.N. Goenka

Protected: Q&As on vipassana practice, by S.N. Goenka

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[book] Why I Sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 6, last one)

[book] Why I Sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 6, last one)

This is the last excerpt from “Why I Sit” booklet by Paul Fleischman. IX Those ten days of nothing but...

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 5)

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 5)

VII Sitting enabled me to see, and compelled me to acknowledge, the role that death had already played, and still...

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 4)

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 4)

V I sit to grow up, to be a better person, to see trivial angers rise up and pass away,...

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 3)

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 3)

III Sitting is, among other things, the practice of self-control. While sitting one does not get up, or move, or...

[book] Why I Sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 2)

[book] Why I Sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt 2)

I I would like to know myself. It is remarkable that while ordinarily we spend most of our lives studying,...

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt I)

[book] Why I sit – Paul Fleischman (excerpt I)

I heard about Paul Fleischman for some time now… again just before the 10-day retreat in Dhamma Dvara, then after...

correct effort, patience and perseverance

correct effort, patience and perseverance

after the sitting in Dhamma Dvara (I am still writing about that only in my mind for now, soon here),...

Our Best and Most Lasting Gift: The Universal Features of Meditation

Our Best and Most Lasting Gift: The Universal Features of Meditation

This is a lecture by Paul R. Fleischman, M.D. delivered at the University of Colorado, Boulder This talk was originally...