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goosebumps

Postby behappy » Thu Mar 17, 2011 2:24 pm

Hi all

Lately I experience lots of goose bumps during meditation session. can anyone shed light to this
thank you

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Bodhisurfer
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Re: goosebumps

Postby Bodhisurfer » Thu Mar 17, 2011 2:50 pm

I hope this doesnt come across as flippant but are you staying warm? If you sit still for long enough you can start to lose your body heat.
Sabbe dhamma nalam abhinivesaya

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Re: goosebumps

Postby PeterB » Thu Mar 17, 2011 3:49 pm


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Re: goosebumps

Postby Nibbida » Fri Mar 18, 2011 3:39 am

If there is a pleasurable component to it, it may be piti.


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Re: goosebumps

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Mar 18, 2011 3:56 am

"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead" - Thomas Paine


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