Vipassana in the Himalayas — An Account

You never enter the same river twice.

A ten-day inward journey.

No talking, no writing, no reading, no phones, no external food items, no looking in anyone’s eyes, no communication of any kind with fellow meditators, no hand gestures, no sign language, no physical contact of any kind, no mixing of men and women, no intense exercises that can distract others or catch the attention of others, no practice of religions, rituals, and other rites, no religious accessories, no alcohol or other intoxicants, no physical pleasure, no hedonistic…