SATIPATTHÃNA the direct path to rea/ization. Published for free distribution with permission by w. BUDDHIST WISDOM CENTRE. 36 Jalan SS 22/27 Petaling. 7 Jun Satipatthana The Direct Path to Realization by AnālayoTitle page The Satipaṭṭhāna Sutta is the teaching on mindfulness and the breath. 24 Dec Or just read the sutta itself, which is here. Satipattana, The Direct Path to Realization is not one book, it’s two. The first book is in the text, and.

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How do I meditate? You are commenting using your Twitter account. The rest of the book contains in-depth explanation of the teaching for those who need more detail, academic tye and comparisons to other Buddhist texts which I will personally probably never get down to reading. Once this conditioned nature of feelings is fully apprehended, detachment arises naturally and satipatthana the direct path to realization identification with feelings starts to dissolve.

The first are those who satipatthsna true hardcore Buddhist geeks if you listen to the podcast of the same name you are likely in this category.

They roughly correspond to the body, the mind, and how you react to the contents of the body and mind. With the aid of the body contemplations one can satipatthana the direct path to realization to realize the true [impermanent] nature of the body and thereby overcome one’s attachment to it. It is Analayo’s dissertation, so it isn’t a quick read, but it is thorough, informative, and all you need to know.

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Satipaṭṭhāna: The Direct Path to Realization

Mar satipatthana the direct path to realization, Frank Marcus rated it it was amazing Shelves: Read this way, the entire book is very easily consumed and digested. No trivia or quizzes yet. Meditators can re-read it as they progress in practice, and each time it will reveal new facets of practice, or remind them of facets of practice they have missed. This book strikes a masterful balance: Everything derives from the Buddha’s discourse on the Four Foundations, and mindfulness is far more comprehensive than appearances indicate.

The constant channel surfing of the body and mind in all their busy activity. Like Aloha Dharma on Facebook. Both books are full of detail.

This book is a thorough and insightful guide to this deceptively simple yet profound teaching. The Direct Path to Realization 4.

The Direct Path to Realization Paperback Joseph Goldstein — June 7, I learned a diretc from this wonderful book and highly recommend it to both experienced meditators and those just beginning satipatthana the direct path to realization explore the satipatthqna.

And if you do the meditation long enough you are bound to come across them. Otherwise, read the more friendly summaries. What is “loving-kindness” meditation What does “dharma” mean? Good for the real student of the dharma. Oct 14, Carlos Mestre marked it as to-read.

Book Review: Satipatthana, The Direct Path to Realization by Analayo | Aloha Dharma

One of the central tasks of sati is the de-automatization of habitual reactions and perceptual evaluations. Ron is wise and compassionate. It is, in my opinion, an indispensable guide.

You can read satipqtthana chapter on Mindfulness, on the Hindrances, on Realization, on ANY of the topics, as you feel the need to understand these topics more because of your own meditative experiences. Fi I strongly recommend this book to anyone who is interested in Dirwct meditation or philosophy.


I highly recommend it to all serious buddhist meditators. Could the path unto the ineffable be expected to yield an explication any easier? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to satipatthana the direct path to realization.

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Fortunately, the practice itself is the best teacher, and those who have found it and thus been taught, can help The Buddha himself said satipatthana the direct path to realization could answer questions about satipatthana without repeating himself or exhausting his answers for a whole century straight.

Want to Read saving…. Analayo’s passion for the Satipatthana Sutta is inspiring. Notify me of new posts via email. Luckily, I have read the satipagthana and upon viewing this clinging clearly my freedom may still be in hand. Important aspects of sati are satipatthana the direct path to realization and equanimous receptivity, combined with rdalization alert, broad, and open state of mind.

It’s not a pleasure reading book but an academic text that includes a translation of the Buddha’s actual teachings.

Email required Address never made public. Hands down best practical and theoretical commentary on the Discourse on the Four Foundations of Mindfulness. Venture into this only if you are serious about understanding what the Satipatthana actually says.