Samana Johann
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Are the higher arupa jhanas supernatural states expanding beyond the physical body?
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The canon does not mention them as Jhana but formless states, good householder Ruben, to mention that. Are these supernatural states? Yes, since based on the 4 Jhanas. Detail discussion on Parajika 4 ...

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For an "advanced practitioner" (sorry), how to view "addictions" (or bad habits) correctly? How to practice?
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Good householder, first of all mudita with his gains and second: sadhu for telling "faults" and seek for advise. Kāmacchanda (sensual desire), at least, can only be overcome be a replacement ...

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Listening to music while meditating
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- Namo tassa bhagavato arahato sammā-sambuddhassa - A monk endowed with these five qualities is incapable of entering & remaining in right concentration. Which five? He cannot withstand (the ...

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How is Nirvana illustrated
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Exactly like the image of liberation or a movie on peace, good householder. Already seen? [Note that this isn't given for stacks, exchange, other world-binding trades, but for release from it]

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Does thinking during an action improve the quality of the action or reduce it?
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Before, while and after, a mental, verbal, bodily deed, in ways of skillful improvement, good householder, thinking, observing, reflecting, whether harmful for oneself, for others: Instructions to ...

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Is Buddha Nature the original state, i.e. Awareness/ Consciousness without Existence?
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Good householder, It's maybe good to find correction in regard of fundamental things, spoken on the Sublime Buddha's Dhamma, and the talk Freedom from Buddha Nature, starting with two quotes: “What ...

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