Jeff from Minnesota

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Jeff from Minnesota

Postby JeffR » Sun Nov 22, 2009 2:57 am

Just found this site a couple days ago. I'm Recognizing a number of posters from E-Sangha. Will be dropping in now and then, look forward to some good discussions.

-Jeff
Therein what are 'six (types of) disrespect'? One dwells without respect, without deference for the Teacher; one dwells without respect, without deference for the Teaching; one dwells without respect, without deference for the Order; one dwells without respect, without deference for the precepts; one dwells without respect, without deference for heedfulness; one dwells without respect, without deference for hospitality. These are six (types of) disrespect.
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Re: Jeff from Minnesota

Postby Ben » Sun Nov 22, 2009 3:15 am

Welcome Jeff!
Looking forward to getting to know you!
kind regards

Ben
“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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Re: Jeff from Minnesota

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Nov 22, 2009 3:44 am

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: Jeff from Minnesota

Postby zavk » Tue Nov 24, 2009 4:33 am

Hi Jeff, welcome.
With metta,
zavk

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Re: Jeff from Minnesota

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Nov 24, 2009 10:04 am

Greetings Jeff,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha2:

Metta,
Retro. :)
What is the final conviction that comes when radical attention is razor-edge sharp? That the object of the mind is mind-made (manomaya). (Ven. Ñāṇananda)

Having understood name-and-form, which is a product of prolificity,
And which is the root of all malady within and without,
He is released from bondage to the root of all maladies,
That Such-like-one is truly known as 'the one who has understood'.
(Snp 3.6)

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Re: Jeff from Minnesota

Postby BlackBird » Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:55 am

Welcome Jeff
Nice to meet you
:anjali:
"For a disciple who has conviction in the Teacher's message & lives to penetrate it, what accords with the Dhamma is this:
'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." - MN. 70 Kitagiri Sutta


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