Jhanananda's Articles on Ecstatic Buddhism
- Hello Everyone, I have been learning how to build a website for the Great
Western Vehicle and Ecstatic Buddhism. There is now a list of key articles
available for your convenience on the GWV website. Please see them below with
their URLs. The URL for the list of articles is:
Articles on Ecstatic Buddhism
By Jhanananda (Jeffrey S. Brooks)
The characteristic manifestations of absorption, Jhana-Nimitta
The use of a Visual Meditation Object, Kasina
Using the moon as a visual meditation object, Kasina
Charismatic Movement, Kriyas
The Buddhist Rapture, Manomaya the "mind-made body"
The Proto-Contemplative Life, Lucid Dreams and Out-of-Body travel
Understanding the Pali terms, 'vitakka' and 'vicára'
Clairaudience or the Divine Ear and meditation induced tinnitus
Absorption States (Jhanas) Within A Non-dualist Context
Absorption States (Jhanas) Within A Theistic Context
The personal experience of Jhana
Commitment as a Refuge, Dark Night of the Soul in Buddhism
The Experience of Meditation
What is Ecstatic Buddhism?
Concentration leads to Absorption, which leads to Enlightenment
May you become enlightened in this very lifetime.
Jhanananda (Jeffrey S. Brooks):
the Great Western Vehicle