Mon, Nov 18 | Purnamaya Ayurveda & Sound Healing Cente

Asubha Meditation: A Lite Talk on Death and Decay

Join us in welcoming our friend Courtney for this very special event where he will be offering a light-hearted talk and meditation on the Five Recollections, his experiences meditating in a cremation grounds in Asia, and on the repulsiveness of the body as a skillful strategies on cultivating peace.
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Asubha Meditation: A Lite Talk on Death and Decay

Time & Location

Nov 18, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Purnamaya Ayurveda & Sound Healing Cente, 670 East Thompson Boulevard, Ventura, CA, USA

About the Event

Theravadan Buddhist Courtney Purcell will be offering a light-hearted talk and meditation on the Five Recollections, his experiences meditating in a cremation grounds in Asia, and on the repulsiveness of the body as a skillful strategy for cultivating peace.

Topics to be discussed:

-A Pāli chant and talk on the Five Recollections 

-“I know, I know—we’re supposed to hate our bodies.”

-Asubha: The 40 Kammatthana

-A powerful antidote to unwholesome lust

-The filth of the body

-Death: A result of being born

-A reflection on autopsies

-The 32 parts of the body

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