Meditation breakthrough

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Meditation breakthrough

Postby catmoon » Sun Jul 29, 2012 7:04 am

The oldest texts describe meditation in terms of progression through the eight jhana states. This has become something of a lost tradition, due to a dilemma that faces all meditators. With eyes open, jhana is very difficult to achieve. With eyes closed, one usually loses the alertness required. After much experimentation, I have finally found the solution. Allow me to take this opportunity to invite you to participate in a meditation program that will really push the envelope, practically forcing enlightenment through a dramatic test of personal self attachment while completely defeating the obstructions of drowsiness and distraction.

In the Catmoon Eyes Closed Running Meditation Course, you and other participants will be whisked into the Pitt Lake Wilderness area by helicopter, to our secluded meditation lodge and infirmary situated in some of the most dramatic topography the world has to offer. Sweeping vistas, snow-capped mountains, waterfalls, ravines, cliffs, unstable scree slopes, abundant wildlife (mosty cougars and bears, but wolverines have been sighted) and deadfalls provide the means to keep your mind in a state of razor edge sharpness as you dash straight to Nirvana down winding trails, all while completely blindfolded! For the Zen sudden enlightenment types, we have a special route up the slopes of an active volcano, past actual lava pools and gas-belching fumaroles. Though none of the participants has completed this course yet, we have good reason to believe that they all currently reside in the Pure Lands at the very least. For the gradualists, we again make use of the local helicopter service, this time for medivac purposes, so you can try again and again until you gradually attain enlightenment. Participants in the gradual course have unanimously agreed that it an intensely healing experience. Some of them have continued this healing process for months, even years after finishing the course!

Now, we freely admit that this course is not for the faint of heart. But if you have goals and intend to achieve them, if you will not accept defeat, if you know that where there are no guts there is no glory, this is the course for you.


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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby plwk » Sun Jul 29, 2012 11:20 am

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby catmoon » Mon Jul 30, 2012 2:14 am

Sergeant Schultz knew everything there was to know.

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby Tashi Yang Zong » Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:16 pm

just had to bring this to the top of the threads again...brilliant...

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby greentara » Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:55 am

Catmoon, I know this is tongue in cheek and sounds advdenturous and interesting ! Perhaps ripe for reality TV. Elitist as well as one can only be flown in....well plebs need not apply. Maybe puja, japa, tapas, pilgrimages etc., in a proper manner, such person would get sadhu sangh. That is, a teacher would appear on his own for him.

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby catmoon » Sun Nov 11, 2012 4:36 am

Sergeant Schultz knew everything there was to know.

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby Tashi Yang Zong » Tue Nov 13, 2012 9:10 pm

I reckon I've been there!!!

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby tomamundsen » Tue Nov 13, 2012 9:16 pm

Shut up and take my money!

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Re: Meditation breakthrough

Postby lowlydog » Wed Nov 14, 2012 1:33 am

You are a twisted little kitty, but after the week I've had, sign me up. Can I get a deal if I pay cash? :anjali:


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