Meditation Mindset Shift

Female grounds (top left), Female living quarters (top right), students on the day before departure (bottom left), Meditation hall (bottom right)

In The Beginning

Irshad, the driver I attached myself to once landing at the Rajkot Airport, said Rajkot better.

Gateman (top left), driveway to the center (top right), sign to the center (bottom left), the sign at the entrance (bottom right)
Teacher (left) and servers

Your Perspective Determines Your Reality

From Day 0 to Day 11, I had a progression of emotions. Vipassana has opened my mind up to an entirely new way of thinking.

entrance to living quarters (top left), bedroom (top right), bathroom (bottom left and right)

Then nightfall came……

Along with baby frogs and lizards scattered throughout the property. Was I in a rendition of Pharoah’s refusal to release the Israelites from bondage?

solar panels (top left), female dining hall (top right), water jugs (bottom left), Indian dishes: puri, Bateta nu shak, and kheer (bottom right)

Final Thoughts on Meditation Mindset Shift

The Google reviews I read before arriving at the center became akin to my latter thoughts. In the beginning, I didn’t see it from their point of view. After meditating 10 hours a day, my mindset began to shift from negative to positive. Using an excerpt taken from Viktor Frankl’s book, Man’s Search for Meaning,

Friends I made on the journey.

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Finding Chalanda Michelle

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