vipassana


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vipassana (vē·päsˑ·sä·n),

n a meditation practice that focuses on mindfulness.
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Thongchai is a Buddhist and Lahiri follows Vipassana meditation.
With time, the practice of vipassana and other forms of meditation will enable us to stay centered within ourselves in the midst of turbulent change in the world around us.
As a student of Yoga, Vipassana (seeing clearly) meditation, and Zen, Jon Kabat-Zinn (founder of MBSR) included a range of informal and formal practices to cultivate mindfulness.
She founded Dhamma Dena Desert Vipassana Retreat Center near Joshua Tree, CA, in 1977, where she led retreats thrice-yearly up until last year.
Nestled in the hills of West Marin County, Spirit Rock Meditation Center is dedicated to the teachings of the Buddha as presented in the vipassana tradition.
And then in my 30s I picked up a Chogyam Trungpa book -1 liked the title: Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism--and did a number of ten-day courses in Vipassana under S.
She is a follower of Buddhist philosophy and a practitioner of Vipassana meditation technique.
Vipassana meditation as a treatment for alcohol and drug use disorders.
Jacobs, New York University School of Law; Justin Jones, Oklahoma Department of Corrections; Joe Lehman, Washington State Department of Corrections (retired); Fleet Mau11, Prison Dharma Network; Lucia Meijer, Vipassana Prison Trust; Chase Riveland, Washington State Department of Corrections (retired); Linda Rosenberg, National Council for Community Behavior Healthcare; Kala Stern, Yale Law School; Morris Thigpen, NIC; Robert Trestman, Correctional Managed Health Care University of Connecticut Health Center; Melissa Van Dyke, National Implementation Research Network; Art Wallenstein, Montgomery County (Md.
The film shows seven women who practice Vipassana, an ancient meditation technique, for 10 hours each day, with the goal of understanding and mastering the nature of their behaviors and compulsions.
Involved for many years with Vipassana Buddhism, she taught meditation at a Santa Fe sangha to which she remained attached, although she insisted to some close friends (myself included) that she was "not a Buddhist.