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Information on Vipassana Meditation As Taught By S. N. Goenka in the tradition of Sayagyi U Ba Khin. Dhamma Podcasts from Pariyatti.org primarily consist of Goenkaji's public talks and Q&A; given in 2002 during the Meditation Now tour. Periodically, other speakers discussing various aspects of Vipassana meditation as taught by SN Goenka will also be included. Copyright Vipassana Research Institute 2002 - For personal use only. May not be modified for commercial purposes without the permission of the Copyright holder.

"Ven. Ledi Sayadaw was the first vipassana teacher that we know of in this tradition in modern times with such detail. His great innovation was to start spreading the actual practice widely and to householders." In this video, Patrick Given-Wilson explores the life of this meditation master and magnificent pariyatti scholar who authored over a hundred expositions on the Dhamma. He was perhaps the most outstanding Buddhist figure of his age. All who have come in contact with the path of Dhamma in recent years owe a great debt of gratitude to this scholarly, saintly monk who was instrumental in …

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"Ven. Ledi Sayadaw was the first vipassana teacher that we know of in this tradition in modern times with such detail. His great innovation was to start spreading the actual practice widely and to householders." In this video, Patrick Given-Wil
Webu Sayadaw was important for two reasons. One was that in his time he became one of the most venerated monks in Burma; he was known as an arahant, a fully- liberated person. And the second reason is that he encouraged Sayagyi U Ba Khin, Goenkaji's teach
Webu Sayadaw was important for two reasons. One was that in his time he became one of the most venerated monks in Burma; he was known as an arahant, a fully- liberated person. And the second reason is that he encouraged Sayagyi U Ba Khin, Goenkaji's teach
"After finishing high school I was not sure what to study next. Philosophy was one of the possibilities, it seemed interesting, but I knew I did not really want to learn other people's theories and thoughts, but rather how to live a good life
For the harmonious development of individuals and society, proper integration of science and Dhamma is essential, yet they are often perceived as irreconcilable. Dhamma for many people today has become identified with sectarian religions, ritual, communi
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"His physical condition worsened, the atmosphere at home grew increasingly tense and he seriously considered closing down his dental clinic. As a last resort, on the recommendation of a neighbor, he joined a ten-day Vipassana retreat, never thinkin
"Speaking for myself, we all need a way to face suffering. Suffering includes everything from the knowledge of our own mortality and ultimate aloneness, to the more immediate miseries of each person's life….When an inmate finishes a Vipassan
"For as long as I can remember I believed that every person had the right, and the ability, to achieve peace and happiness. When it did not happen for me automatically, as all my childhood (and adult) fairytales had promised, I was lost. No one had
"I have practiced Vipassana meditation every day for three months now. The rewards are great. The change in my life is enormous. I used to drink alcohol every day to survive the stress, now I can live without it. I was having a lot of trouble with
People sometimes feel that meditation is an introverted and rather selfish activity. "What about the ills of the world while you are contemplating your navel!" Vipassana is a self centered technique in the sense that only by working correctly
"I hung the brochure with the course schedule on the wall of my room, and often looked at it in disbelief. Counting the meditation periods, I kept thinking, is that really ten hours? Are they nuts? Am I nuts? What am I doing here? Why am I doing this to
Meditation means different things to different people. In the West the word commonly carries a very loose meaning connected with "thinking things through," "pondering," "reflecting." It can also have associations with
A talk and Q&A from Paul Fleischman's visit to London in May 2011. Paul Fleischman London, UK May 2011 1 hour 21 minutes Streaming Audio (ideal for users with slower Internet connections): Click here to listen Download (39 MB): Click here to download …
Today we bring you a video about Anapana meditation courses for children. Seeds of Awareness 13 minutes Get the Flash Player to see this player. Download Video (150 MB): Click here to download Copyright, 2011 California Vipassana Center For more information about about Anapana courses …
This month: an interview with S.N. Goenka from New Dimensions radio. Originally aired on New Dimensions on June 11, 2002. We are thankful for their permission to offer this podcast free of charge. Copyright Protected. 57 minutes. Streaming Audio (ideal for users with slower Internet connections): Click …
Our final stop on the Meditation Now tour, 2002, takes us to the Sheraton Laguardia, New York, NY, where S.N. Goenka discusses Vipassana meditation. This is a bilingual talk presented in English and Mandarin. Meditation Now Talk with Q&A Sheraton Laguardia (English / Mandarin) Recorded …
Our next stop on the Meditation Now tour, 2002, takes us to the Helen Hills Chapel, Northampton, MA, where S.N. Goenka discusses Vipassana meditation. Meditation Now Talk with Q&A Helen Hills Chapel Recorded August 4, 2002 82 minutes Streaming Audio (ideal …
Today we bring you a video about meditation courses for children. Time to Breathe 14 minutes Get the Flash Player to see this player. Download Video (132 MB): Click here to download Copyright, 2008 UK Vipassana Trust There is more information about …