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Hello all!

Postby Shebop » Fri Jan 06, 2012 11:40 am

Hello everyone,
I'm a practinioner for about 4 years and have been a silent reader here for quite a while, now I'm looking forward to communicate with you all!
Greetings from Shebop

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Postby Renlaenderin » Fri Jan 06, 2012 12:23 pm

Hi welcome! I am considerably newer than you, and i look forward to "stealing" some of your 4 years of learning and experience ;)

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Postby Khalil Bodhi » Fri Jan 06, 2012 1:38 pm

To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
-Dhp. 183

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Postby bodom » Fri Jan 06, 2012 2:40 pm

Welcome Shebop!

To study is to know the texts,
To practice is to know your defilements,
To attain the goal is to know and let go.

- Ajahn Lee Dhammadharo

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Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:28 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


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Postby Ben » Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:22 pm

Greetings shebop and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Postby cooran » Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:23 pm

Look forward to reading your posts! :group:

with metta
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Re: Hello all!

Postby Shebop » Sat Jan 07, 2012 4:06 pm

Thank you all for your kind and warm welcome! Feels good to be here!

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Postby Ytrog » Sat Jan 07, 2012 6:44 pm

Welcome :)
Suffering is asking from life what it can never give you.

mindfulness, bliss and beyond (page 8) wrote:Do not linger on the past. Do not keep carrying around coffins full of dead moments

If you see any unskillful speech (or other action) from me let me know, so I can learn from it.

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