sutra 4.6 meditation

sutra 4.6: your mind on meditation

Meditation is a practice of working to clear the mind of thoughts and attachments. I like desires. I enjoy engaging with the world around me through thoughts, opinions, and insights. Why then would I work to establish¬†a mind free from these things? Sutra 4.6: Of these only that mind which is born from meditation is…

sutras 3.37-38: backed by science

Sutras 3.37-3.38 (in Feuerstein’s translation they are 3.36-3.37) 3.36 Thence occur flashes-of-illumination in the sensory areas of hearing, sensing, sight, taste, and smell. 3.37 These are obstacles to enstasy (samadhi) but attainments in the waking-state. Translation by Georg Feuerstein I am something of a scientific study geek. I love reading reports of methods and findings,…