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Postby OhYaGottaLoveThePain » Sat Jun 07, 2014 10:19 am

- I'm an regular mediator
- I would like to widen my knowledge into Zen and Buddhism
- I'm looking for some answers and some tips that more experience mediators can give.


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Re: Hello

Postby mikenz66 » Sat Jun 07, 2014 10:26 am

Welcome, you might find these Introductory Resources a helpful place to start.


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Re: Hello

Postby Mkoll » Sat Jun 07, 2014 10:57 am

Welcome to the forum!

Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa

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Re: Hello

Postby bodom » Sat Jun 07, 2014 5:24 pm


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: Hello

Postby Buddhistboy » Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:20 pm

'Buddhistboy' is my username, even though I want to make it perfectly clear that I am not a boy. I am an adult.

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Re: Hello

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:40 pm

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

Interesting username! :D

Pain exists, suffering is optional.
His pain, your gain.
No pain, no gain.
etc., etc.


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Re: Hello

Postby cooran » Mon Jun 09, 2014 9:02 pm

Welcome to DhammaWheel! :group:

You may also enjoy contact with Zen practitioners on the sub-forum of our sister-site DharmaWheel:


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