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

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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
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- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

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in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
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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. :)
“I hope, Anuruddha, that you are all living in concord, with mutual appreciation, without disputing, blending like milk and water, viewing each other with kindly eyes.” (MN 31)

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)

"If you have always believed that everyone should play by the same rules and be judged by the same standards, that would have gotten you labeled a radical 50 years ago, a liberal 25 years ago and a racist today." (Thomas Sowell)

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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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