Entry into the Jhanas
- Practical Guide the the Jhanas – Part I
- Practical guide to the Jhanas Part II
- Practical guide to the Jhanas part III
First, take a look at the links to the articles above. Entry into jhana depends on seclusion of min from the 5 hindrances and sensuality. With those conditions in place, the following mechanisms may be helpful to get a person into jhana.