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MN 111 Anupada Sutta by Bhante Vimalaramsi

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#41

Thank you. Not sure how to do that but will try to figure it out.


#42

Hello @Viveka… I think I got it.


#43

Purified mind consciousness, cut off from the senses, immersed in a realm of bliss and light.


#44

@sujato Thank you Bhante. When you write ‘cut off from the senses’, is this equivalent to ‘withdrawn from sensuality’? Katamo ca bhikkhave, sammāsamādhi: idha bhikkhave, bhikkhu vivicceva kāmehi vivicca akusalehi dhammehi savitakkaṃ savicāraṃ vivekajaṃ pītisukhaṃ paṭhamaṃ jhānaṃ upasampajja viharati. SN 45.8 [PTS V.10]
Thank you. With metta.


#45

:yum: Hmmm… Delicious. :ice_cream: That’s the stuff! :drooling_face:


#46

Indeed yes. Kamehi here is plural, i.e. the senses, rather than desire for the senses, which is singular.


#47

@sujato Much appreciated, Bhante.