On Nov 18, 2005, at 6:37 PM, uns_tressor wrote:

> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Vaj <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> On Nov 18, 2005, at 4:54 PM, uns_tressor wrote:
>>> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Vaj <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>>> On Nov 18, 2005, at 4:26 PM, uns_tressor wrote:
>>>>>>> On Nov 18, 2005, at 11:55 AM, Dick Mays wrote:
>>>>>>> This is from New Scientist magazine.  It doesn't say what  
>>>>>>> kind of
>>>>>>> meditation people were doing, but the results reported (in  
>>>>>>> studies
>>>>>>> by neutral scientists) are pretty impressive.
>>>>>>> Meditation builds up the brain
>>>>>>> 15 November 2005
>>>>>>> NewScientist.com news service
>>>>>>> Alison Motluk
>>>>>>> Bruce O'Hara, University of Kentucky
>>>>>>> Massachusetts General Hospital
>>>>>>> Meditating does more than just feel good and calm you down, it
>>>>>>> makes you perform better - and alters the structure of your  
>>>>>>> brain,
>>>>>>> researchers have found.
>>>>> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Vaj <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>>>>> Vipassana, which is a different style of meditation than TM. It's
>>>>>> also being used very successfully for rehabilitation in prisons
>>>>>> worldwide. If you would like to see the the documentary on  
>>>>>> this, I
>>>>>> could post it again. Very compelling.
>>>>> Why do you say that the meditation
>>>>> type spoken of was Vipassa?
>>>>> Uns.
>>>> Because the word that was used in the research I've read was
>>>> "Buddhist Insight Meditation"--synonymous with "Vipassana" (Pali).
>>> Now we all know what you are selling.
>> LOL--I am not "selling" anything--
> I don't believe you.

Oh well, I guess that's just you're conditioning!

>> you are confusing Vipassana with TM  and other
>> commercial forms of meditation. Vipassana is
>> taught for free.
> ...which may well be why it will count for little
> in the history of the expansion of consciousness
> on Planet Earth.
> Uns.

Well that's a sad statement on your part IMO. Vipassana has already  
lead to the Buddhahood of innumerable practitioners.

TM--only Bevan so far.

Jai Guru Bev'!

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