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Larry Yang teaches the basics of a simple practice you can do right now: insight meditation.
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Sayadaw U Pandita on how to develop insight: examining our experience closely and precisely in order to understand the true nature of mind and its objects.
Step-by-Step Instructions on how to do Vipassana Insight Meditation — the foundation of all Buddhist meditations — from the famed master Sayadaw U Pandita.
Burmese monk Mahasi Sayadaw helped revolutionize Buddhism. He was a respected scholar, teacher, and meditation master.
Meditation master Mahasi Sayadaw presents his step-by-step instructions for the practice of insight meditation.
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