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How Goenka led others from bondage to liberation

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The guy must have had a pretty big mind. That was the conclusion I reached at the end of my first "Goenka retreat" a few years ago. 

A Hindu businessman turned meditation master, SN Goenka dedicated over half a century to reviving the transcendental art of ‘Knowing Thyself’. PICTURE COURTESY OF THE FOUNDATION FOR PROMOTION OF VIPASSANA MEDITATION UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF H.H. THE SUPREME PATRIARCH

Why? For all the self-torture I went through over 10 days _ among Thai meditators, "Goenka" has been synonymous with an extremely rigorous regimen _ the unfolding of sensations and inner discoveries seemed to flow more or less along the path envisioned by the teacher.

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