[FairfieldLife] RE: MMY#39;s Buddha

2013-12-29 Thread emptybill
You can just call me Phool Das if that works better. If we were PhD.s we wouldn't be here. Academics don't inhabit forums like this but take their insights and judgements to professional conferences and to academic journals. Primary teacher was Alfonso Verdu, originally an academic Jesuit who

[FairfieldLife] RE: MMY#39;s Buddha

2013-12-28 Thread emptybill
The name is Ajahn Brahmavamso or Ajahn Brahm for short, not A.J. Bahm. Get your fact straight professor. Read this to see how close it is to MMY's practice. http://ebookbrowsee.net/ajahn-brahm-the-jhanas-pdf-d216535250 http://ebookbrowsee.net/ajahn-brahm-the-jhanas-pdf-d216535250

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: MMY#39;s Buddha

2013-12-28 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 12/28/2013 7:24 PM, emptyb...@yahoo.com wrote: The name is Ajahn Brahmavamso or Ajahn Brahm for short, not A.J. Bahm. Wrong Bahm. Archie J. Bahm was the Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the University of New Mexico. His student, Richard A. Brougham, Ph.D. was my professor at the

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: MMY#39;s Buddha

2013-12-28 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Om, have either of you earned a real PhD from a real university or are you just pretty well read in spiritual things? Just wondering. Das after your name can work pretty good too. Das is a different credential than just being a Phd. -Buck Das on the lone prairie

[FairfieldLife] RE: MMY#39;s Buddha

2013-12-28 Thread emptybill
Wake up and smell the sulfur. The link will enable you to download a .pdf of an important presentation by someone who mastered these jhana-s/dyana-s.