|The Los Angeles Dharma Meditation Initiative trains for mass meditation and disclosure.|
It is concerned with calming the mind/heart (citta चित्त) and its formations (saṅkhāra सम्स्कार) as preparation for liberating insight-practices.
|I want to gain calm, poise, and samadhi.|
The semantic field of Tibetan né is "to abide or remain" and this is cognate or equivalent with the final syllable of the Sanskrit, thā.
According to Jamgon Kongtrul, the terms refer to "peace" and "pacification" of the mind and the thoughts.
That insight is into the transitory, unsatisfactory, and impersonal nature of ALL phenomena, particularly the Five Aggregates Clung to as a Self.
|Yoga, falun gong, other practices help serenity.|