Tag: S.N. Goenka

S.N. Goenka



Fast Facts
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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Satya Narayan Goenka, Goenkaji
Function: 
Spiritual Teacher
Traditions: 
Buddhism, Vipassana
Main Countries of Activity: 
India, all countries
Date of Birth: 
January 30, 1924
Place of Birth: 
Mandalay, Burma (Myanmar)
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
September 29, 2013
Descendant Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Sayagyi U Ba Khin (Goenka's Dhamma teacher)


Vipassana of S.N Goenka and others

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Anyone did the Vipassana meditation a la Goenka? I heard the man and he sounds profound... Is it hard?

What's the difference between Goenka's Vipassana and the other versions?



Opening to the uncharted

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Goenka's Vipassana claims that all mental phenomena (emotions, feelings, thoughts etc.) are mapped to (or rather actually are) body sensations.



Noble Path

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