Academic paper on the Janas

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This very moment, modified 4 Years ago at 11/11/17 5:05 PM
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Academic paper on the Janas

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This paper gives an overview of most of the popular teachers of Janas.

http://www.leighb.com/Jhana_in_Theravada_Quli.pdf 
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Alesh Vyhnal, modified 4 Years ago at 11/11/17 11:16 PM
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RE: Academic paper on the Janas

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Thanks, very interesting.

I came across a scholarly treatment of the jhanas by a Polish buddhiologist:


https://www.amazon.com/Reexamining-Jhana-Critical-Reconstruction-Soteriology/dp/8322732600/ref=la_B00JIKENU6_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1510463716&sr=1-1

You can download it for free at the web of his university:


http://www.umcs.pl/en/addres-book-employee,2226,en.html
Ann, modified 4 Years ago at 11/12/17 5:49 AM
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RE: Academic paper on the Janas

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Interesting paper. Thanks for sharing.

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