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Postby zamis » Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:35 pm

I'm known as raincloud elsewhere but really really tired of even a name so I've reverted to an old name from a beloved wolfdog companion many years ago, knowing there really is no rest anywhere...

In March I go to California, hoping that by then an aspiration can be voiced... until then in limbo with limbs able to carry wood and water for which I am grateful.
"You're almost at the end of your lease in this burning house and yet you continue latching onto it as your self. It tricks you into feeling fear and love, and when you fall for it, what path will you practice? " Upasika Kee Nanayon

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Re: Howdy

Postby Ben » Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:45 pm

I remember you!
Welcome (raincloud) zamis!
Good to have you here!
Metta

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Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Howdy

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jan 03, 2009 10:12 pm

Greetings and welcome, Zamis.

I was hoping you would work out where we'd all gotten to... thanks for finding us.

Metta,
Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: Howdy

Postby zamis » Sun Jan 04, 2009 6:52 pm

A jackal led me here. :)
"You're almost at the end of your lease in this burning house and yet you continue latching onto it as your self. It tricks you into feeling fear and love, and when you fall for it, what path will you practice? " Upasika Kee Nanayon

http://www.bhikkhuni.net

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Re: Howdy

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Jan 12, 2009 8:34 am

Jackals are cool 8-)

Metta,
Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


Dharma Wheel (Mahayana / Vajrayana forum) -- Open flower ~ Open book (blog)

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Re: Howdy

Postby appicchato » Mon Jan 12, 2009 9:58 pm

Nice to see you here... :smile:

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Re: Howdy

Postby genkaku » Mon Jan 12, 2009 10:01 pm

Welcome, welcome!

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Re: Howdy

Postby piper » Mon Jan 12, 2009 10:35 pm

Hi Zamis. :)

I opted for a rebrand also. :D


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