Tag Archives: Gautama Buddha

Where Lies the Possibility for an Individual Progress


Suffering, unhappiness, infelicity… why do these arguments persist when the aim of an individual interested and involved in a work for self-development seeks the opposite? Indeed, objectively seen, it would seem there is no reason for unhappiness or to give … Continue reading

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Inner Science #5: The Path of Shakyamuni


    Buddhism is surely a refined way which, with all the doctrinal elements inevitably included such as in all the disciplines which became religions, gives the possibility to perform a sophisticated analysis of the inner states through determined and … Continue reading

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Discerning the False Personality from our True Self


Subhuti was Buddha’s disciple.  He was able to understand the potency of emptiness, the viewpoint that nothing exists except in its relationship of subjectivity and objectivity. One day, Subhuti, in a mood of sublime emptiness, was sitting under a tree.  … Continue reading

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Problems Along The Path#2- The Wish of “revenge”


This is really another main problem along the path toward self-development.  Revenge towards life in general, a response towards the thousands of humiliations we have suffered during our life. It’s a reaction related exclusively to our past which prevents us … Continue reading

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The Four Reliances


First, rely on the spirit and meaning of the teachings, not on the words; Second, rely on the teachings, not on the personality of the teacher; Third, rely on real wisdom, not superficial interpretation; And fourth, rely on the essence … Continue reading

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Vipassana meditation Vipassana, which means to see things as they really are, is one of India’s most ancient techniques of meditation. It was rediscovered by Gotama Buddha more than 2500 years ago and was taught by him as a universal … Continue reading

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