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“Sankhara Thought Formations Influence All 12 Links of Samsara.” By Uzine Kundala “Thus, O monks, through ignorance conditioned are kamma-formations; through the kamma-formations conditioned is consciousness; through consciousness conditioned is mind-and-body; through mind-and-body conditioned are the six sense-bases; through the six sense-bases conditioned is sense-impression; through sense-impression conditioned is feeling, through feeling conditioned is craving; throughContinue reading “The Daily Cushion, “Sankhara Thought Formation Influence all 12 Links of Samsara””
LEARN TO OBSERVE SANKHARA MIND FORMATIONS by Steve Lin “And what is the source of consciousness?Viññāṇañcidaṃ, bhikkhave, kiṃnidānaṃ kiṃsamudayaṃ kiṃjātikaṃ kiṃpabhavaṃ? Choices.Viññāṇaṃ saṅkhāranidānaṃ saṅkhārasamudayaṃ saṅkhārajātikaṃ saṅkhārapabhavaṃ. And what is the source of choices?Saṅkhārā cime, bhikkhave, kiṃnidānā kiṃsamudayā kiṃjātikā kiṃpabhavā? Ignorance.Saṅkhārā avijjānidānā avijjāsamudayā avijjājātikā avijjāpabhavā. And so, ignorance is a condition for choices.Iti kho, bhikkhave, avijjāpaccayā saṅkhārā;Continue reading “THE DAILY CUSHION: LEARN TO OBSERVE SANKHARA MIND FORMATIONS”
12 October 2020 – Deep Dig “What are Sankhara Mind Formations and Conditions?” by Steve Linder Introduction Today begins a very deep and important series about The Buddha’s teachings on Sankhara mind formations and conditions. In this series, we will be looking closely at the pali word meaning of Sankhara and it’s use by TheContinue reading “What are Sankhara Mind Formations and Conditions?”