vipassana meditation technique and 10 days courses retreat

Vipassana Meditation Technique and 10 days courses retreat

Vipassana Meditation Technique and 10 days courses retreat. The technique of Vipassana is very simple. The practical way to achieve real peace of mind and to lead a happy, useful life. Vipassana means “to see things as they really are,” it is a logical process of mental purification through self-observation. Vipassana is a tool. It provides ideas and framework for viewing suffering and pain. Vipassana is a technique that gives you the different way to shape your mind and yourself into a person for better able to face the world. The way to do vipassana meditation it is very simple. The first thing is to do awareness of your action, your body, mind, heart. While walking you should walk with awareness. And when you are moving your hand you should move with awareness knowing perfectly that you are moving the hand. Vipassana Meditation Technique and 10 days courses retreat.

Suppose, when you are walking or doing any movement the first thing is to do you need to be aware. And aware that you are walking and feel the pressure on feet and feel the sensation. If you are touching any fruit to feel the touch and feel the dimension of fruit with your hand. Vipassana is just an observation and aware that present moment. And it happens with the mind also: whatever our thoughts pass on the screen of our mind, just be a watcher, whatever our emotion passes on the screen of the heart. You just remain a witness do not get involved. Do not get identified. And do not judge what is good or what is bad that is not your part of meditation. Meditation has to be choiceless awareness.

After some days you will be able to see very subtle moods that how sadness settle in you just like a night is slowly settling around the world, you will notice how suddenly a small thing makes you joy.

Just be the witness. Do not label or do not think that you are sad or happy just know that there is sadness around me or happiness around me. You need to just remember you are the only watcher. Just watch that is one of the best ways of vipassana can be done.

As meditation settled our mind get silent, ego will disappear. You will be there, but there will be no feeling of “I”. Then the doors will be open. Just wait with a loving longing with a welcome in the heart for that great moment the greatest moment in anybody’s life enlightenment. vipassana meditation technique and 10 days courses retreat

It comes definitely comes. It has never delayed for a single moment. Once you are in the right tuning it will suddenly explode in you. The old man is dead and the new man will arrive. It is that simple. Everyone can do this. vipassana meditation technique and 10 days courses retreat

Vipassana is a 10days Retreat course. First three <1 To 3 > days are Developing the awareness of the breath and sensations. And < 4 To 9 > days are Vipassana and sitting of strong determination. And the 10th day is the end of the noble silence.

COURSE RULES-

  1. To abstain from killing any being.
  2. To abstain from stealing.
  3. To abstain from all sexual activity.
  4. To abstain from telling lies.
  5. To abstain from all intoxicants.

And you must also avoid the following

  • No talking, eye contact, touching, or gestures towards other students.
  • Complete segregation between males and females.
  • No phones, no Internet.
  • No outside food, no books, no writing materials, no cameras.
  • No religious/superstitious symbols.
  • No yoga/jogging/exercise except walking.
  • No smoking, alcohol, or other drugs.

Whoever joins vipassana course they all signed a contract stating that we would stay for the entire 10 days. Goenka explains that the 10 days is a surgery of the mind. He states that it can be damaging to leave the course before it finishes just like leaving a physical surgery before the doctors have finished.

COURSE TIMETABLE-

4:00 am               –       Morning wake-up bell

4:30-6:30 am     –       Meditate in the hall or in your room

6:30-8:00 am     –       Breakfast break

8:00-9:00 am    –      Group meditation in the hall

9:00-11:00 am    –      Meditate in the hall or in your room according to the teacher’s instructions

11:00-12:00 noon  –   Lunch break

12noon-1:00 pm   –    Rest and interviews with the teacher

1:00-2:30 pm      –      Meditate in the hall or in your room

2:30-3:30 pm      –     Group meditation in the hall

3:30-5:00 pm      –     Meditate in the hall or in your room according to the teacher’s instructions

5:00-6:00 pm      –      Tea break

6:00-7:00 pm      –      Group meditation in the hall

7:00-8:15 pm       –     Teacher’s Discourse in the hall

8:15-9:00 pm      –     Group meditation in the hall

9:00-9:30 pm      –     Question time in the hall

9:30 pm                –      Retire to your own room “Lights out”

CENTERS AND APPLICATION PROCEDURE-

For detailed information,

http://www.dhamma.org/

Online registration of courses held at centers worldwide:

http://www.dhamma.org/en/bycountry/

Centers in India:

http://www.vridhamma.org/centers

Centers all over the World:

http://www.vridhamma.org/centers-aroundworld

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