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Planes of Existence and the Corresponding Meditative States

Planes of Existence and the Corresponding Meditative States

Arupa-Loka (Formless Realms) The immaterial or formless sphere (arupa loka) contains 4 planes into which beings are born on account of attaining the Four Formless Jhana. The inhabitants of those realms are possessed totally of thoughts. Having no bodily type or location, they’re unable to listen to Dhamma teachings. They obtain this by attaining the …

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