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Vipassana: The state of Mindfulness

Mindfulness in Vipassana has a different meaning than its usage in general parlance, especially in western cultures. This word did not even exist in American English vocabulary about 30 years back. Today it has come to be used in the Western world to carry meaning of high degree of mental concentration. This mental concentration consists…

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Vipassana: Meditation on reality

Vipassana is a way of self-transformation through self-observation. The ?Vipassana? is a Pali word. It simply means seeing realistically that is to see things as they really are. Vipassana is one of India’s most ancient techniques of meditation. It was rediscovered by Gautama Buddha more than 2500 years ago. Vipassana is taught as a path,…

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Mother Teresa

Born: ?????????????August 26, 1910 in Skopje, Macedonia, Former Yugoslav Died:?????????????? September 05, 1997 Gender:??????????Female Know More:??motherteresa.org/ Genre:???????????? Religion, Spirituality Mother Teresa, born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu (pronounced [a??n?s ???nd?a b?ja?d?iu]), was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata (Calcutta), India in 1950. For over forty years she ministered to the…

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Born: October 02, 1869 in Porbandar, Bombay (Mumbai) Presidency, India Died: January 30, 1948 Gender: Male Know More:Mahatma Gandhi Genre: Indian,lawyer,barister,freedom fighter,father of the nation Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Gujarati: ??????? ?????? ?????; Hindi: ??????? ?????? ?????, pronounced [mo???nd?a?s k?r?mt??nd? ?a?nd??i] was a pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement. He…

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