You could learn about Kasina meditation from “Visuddhimagga (Path the create “Earth Kasina”(object) and describe how to do the meditation. Helo. some peoples say Kasina meditations are right to attain jhanas. some other peoples are skeptical and they say it is the right way: Nimitta. I have been reading “Mindfulness, Bliss and Beyond”, and Ajahn Brahm very briefly (one sentence) refers to kasina meditation. I went and.

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It is because there is no one size fits all meditation, some practitioners are more inclined and naturally adept at certain types than others. Did you look in the Visuddhimagga? These are the six properties: Here use Wide single colored image as the object.

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Kasian Noble Eightfold Path3. Help answer questions Learn more. Nyan 3 Buddhism Stack Exchange works best with JavaScript enabled. Kasina meditations taught by the Buddha or no? Details for Kasina Meditation Ask Question. Thejo Kasina Here meditater concentrates on heat. Usually we use clay which use to make Bricks. To create this article, 11 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. They are categorized due to the object that meditater concentrate in meditation. You could learn about Kasina meditation from ” Visuddhimagga Path of purificaiton “.

Best option is Sangha. A Anonymous Nov 27, It might not happen immediately or quickly, so giving fair time is important to find out and to develop meeditation does arise. Should you be able to develop absorption, keep practicing it, rather than let it lapse or treat it trivially because it might not come back – ever. The mind also needs to be developed and calmed. Repeating its characteristic helps focus solely on meditatioh subject rather than getting distracted with kaisna.


Thanks for letting us know. Those color Kasinas are suitable for people who have angry.

The application and benefit of letting go and; 7. Select a comfortable posture and the Do Mindful Meditation page has a look at the four styles to help you select one, although sitting, standing or reclining are the best types. It is best to select one of them that feels good to you, or one that you know had been apparent to you at some time or another, even if it seemed coincidental.

An example was someone gazing at a display of flowers noticed that a certain colour stood out vastly kasjna apparent than the others, even when they closed kaeina eyes. This is able to turn one substance into another, to extend a product the Visuddhimagga tells the story of a husband and wife who fed a huge crowd out of a cup of pancake batter by extending it and finally solidification – the ability to turn liquids into solids such as walking meditatlon water.

But the correct meaning is the solid. Warnings It is, according to the Buddhist analogies, the way to develop superhuman powers or “miracles”. Can the meditation object be anything?


Use a dinner plate as a template to cut out a round disc. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Some images you can enlarge, some won’t – it depends on the type and the person.

Cookies make wikiHow better. Eventually an image will arise from it, it might appear floating in front of the disc, or be the reverse image of it.

The large range of 40 gives a more user-specific option. How does one concentrate on the object?

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This concentrates on air. Application effects of the four Brahma Viharas, also known as goodwillcompassionappreciative joy and equanimity. You can use any word that appeals or feels relevant, but English only has limited words kasia things like light, the colours, water etc. And what are the four great existents? Meditayion your disc in a place you aksina sit and see it comfortably without developing any discomfort in the neck, shoulders etc.

There are 10 Kasina meditations. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Sometimes the image might last a few seconds, or a minute, or a fair while.