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Hello All

Postby MattB » Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:00 pm

New buddhist from NY here introducing myself. Just recently discovered this wonderful path and am very intrigued. I look forward to reading the many informative and interesting posts here.
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Re: Hello All

Postby Ben » Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:31 pm

Greetings Matt and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
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Re: Hello All

Postby cooran » Tue Aug 06, 2013 12:46 am

Welcome! Look forward to reading your posts!

With metta
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Re: Hello All

Postby SarathW » Tue Aug 06, 2013 1:56 am

:hello:
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Re: Hello All

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Aug 06, 2013 4:51 am

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: Hello All

Postby davemiller » Tue Aug 06, 2013 6:43 pm

Welcome. I'm new myself. I find this site a comfortable place with lots of knowledge. Hope you enjoy it as well.
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Re: Hello All

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Aug 07, 2013 1:12 am

Greetings to both of you.

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: Hello All

Postby SarathW » Wed Aug 07, 2013 2:42 am

:hello:
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Re: Hello All

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Wed Aug 07, 2013 8:45 am

Welcome to DW!
To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
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Re: Hello All

Postby MattB » Thu Aug 22, 2013 3:58 am

Thank you all kindly for the generous welcome. I feel at home already! :D
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Re: Hello All

Postby Kingdubrock » Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:21 pm

:toast:
I'm new here too. Great folks.
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Re: Hello All

Postby clw_uk » Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:36 pm

Hello and welcome :hello:
“ Your mind is likewise blocked. But the right road awaits you still. Cast out your doubts, your fears and your desires, let go of grief and of hope as well, for where these rule , then the mind is their subject." Boetius
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Re: Hello All

Postby MattB » Fri Aug 23, 2013 10:53 pm

Hello Kingdubrock and clw_uk. Pleasure to meet you in cyber space!!
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