04/22/12 – Further Concentration

To explore further dimensions of concentration, Michael used a part of a talk by Joseph Goldstein as well as extracts from Henapola Gunaratana’s book on the jhanas, “Beyond Mindfulness in Plain English.”  Joseph’s talk is one of a series of 46 that he gave over the years, methodically going through the Satipatthana Sutta, the basic text on mindfulness (all of which can be found at <>.  We listened to minutes 14:26 – 44:37.

Concentration II – from Factors of Awakening, Joseph Goldstein