1. What Does Mindfulness Really Mean? A Canonical Perspective.Bhikkhu Bodhi - 2011 - Contemporary Buddhism 12 (1):19--39.
    The purpose of this paper is to determine the meaning and function of mindfulness meditation using as the source of inquiry the P?li Canon, the oldest complete collection of Buddhist texts to survive intact. Mindfulness is the chief factor in the practice of satipa h?na, the best known system of Buddhist meditation. In descriptions of satipa h?na two terms constantly recur: mindfulness (sati) and clear comprehension (sampajañña). An understanding of these terms based on the canonical texts is important not only (...)
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