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DEEPYOGA.CA • DR. PANKAJ SETH, ND

"There are beings with diversity of body and singularity of perception, such as the devas of the Brahma hosts generated by the first [jhana] and some beings in the four realms of deprivation. This is the second station of consciousness.

Excerpt from The Maha-nidana Sutta • The Long Discourses of The Buddha, Translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu