I Took a Vipassana Course

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    Post Course Day 2: The Impermanent Mind

    "The mind is impermanent, be in the moment, all moments like your feelings charge then retreat. Observe each in it's own curious capacity and know the next moment will be different from the last." Is what I've been saying to myself every time I find myself falling further down...
    ForestSalvador ForestSalvador
    26-30, M
    Aug 19, 2013

    Ten Days Of Silence: My Vipassana Experience

    My Vipassana Experience: Ten Days of Silence Signing up for the Vipassana retreat was a very spur of the moment decision. I had never really considered doing anything like this before and knew very little about it, other than the fact that you had to remain silent for ten...
    Lirpas84 Lirpas84
    2 Responses May 23, 2012

    Post Course Day 3 : Contemplation

    This morning I woke up fatigued almost falling into the habit of staying in bed until the crow cawed. My arms and legs weighed by leaden emotion and the mind a haze from the consequence of speed reduced sleep. I shouted in my head, pleaded my body to just get up and then a calm...
    ForestSalvador ForestSalvador
    26-30, M
    Aug 20, 2013

    The First Day After Vipassana

    Where the first step begins. Edit: Right after a Vipassasna course I broke almost all precepts, ridiculous after coming back from an experience that most would describe as milestone in their life, and here I write after after the faint echo of the gong lighting a cigarette...
    ForestSalvador ForestSalvador
    26-30, M
    Aug 18, 2013
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