Hi I am Saurav from India.

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Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby indian_buddhist » Sat Apr 26, 2014 2:32 pm

This is a late introduction I am sorry about this. I come from the place where the Buddha taught his teachings - India. I am 30 years old. I was born a Hindu, later became an Atheist(but not materialist) for sometime until about a year back I was introduced to the Dhamma through my personal search. I have gone refuge to the 3 gems - Buddha, Dhamma and Sangha.

I hope to learn from other intelligent folks about Theravada Buddhism (my primary interest of type of Buddhism).

I am a bit persuasive and hope to control it .

Metta.
Identification with my country is one of my fetters.

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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby mikenz66 » Sat Apr 26, 2014 2:46 pm

Welcome Saurav!

:anjali:
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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby bodom » Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:04 pm

Welcome Saurav!

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The heart of the path is SO simple. No need for long explanations. Give up clinging to love and hate, just rest with things as they are. That is all I do in my own practice. Do not try to become anything. Do not make yourself into anything. Do not be a meditator. Do not become enlightened. When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing. Of course, there are dozens of meditation techniques to develop samadhi and many kinds of vipassana. But it all comes back to this - just let it all be. Step over here where it is cool, out of the battle. - Ajahn Chah

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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby Virgo » Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:34 pm

Welcome Saurav. :namaste:

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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby PimonratC » Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:47 pm

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Hello indian_buddhist :twothumbsup:


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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Apr 26, 2014 5:33 pm

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby indian_buddhist » Sat Apr 26, 2014 5:52 pm

Thank you so much everyone for your warm welcome. :)

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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Sat Apr 26, 2014 8:27 pm

Welcome to DW Saurav!
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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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby Buddhistboy » Mon Apr 28, 2014 7:00 pm

Hi Saurav,

We ve met before but nice to meet you. If you want I can send you an entire list of Theravada Buddhist websites which I have searched over the years.

with Metta,
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Re: Hi I am Saurav from India.

Postby Dharmagirl » Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:17 pm

Namaste,

I'm a bit late to the party but welcome and nice to meet you.

In metta,
Raven
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