The meaning and states of samadhi

In Chinese Samadhi is transliterated as "sanmei". Samadhi originally means meditative concentration, a state where that the mind and body, or the mind and the environment are one, and you no longer have scattered thoughts. But later in Mahayana and Chan, it denotes the combination of concentration and wisdom: undefiled and wise, one remains in concentration in all activities.


Eliminating attachment by contemplating the causes and conditions

Knowing that things come and go due to causes and conditions, then we won't have any attachment and distress, and therefore we won't suffer.  

What does meditative concentration feel like, and what kind of wisdom it generated?

We can practice Chan by first calming ourselves down internally, keeping our mind simple and free of wandering thoughts and focusing it on just one thought.

The true meaning of emptiness

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