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Laurens
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Greetings all

Postby Laurens » Sun Nov 22, 2009 6:18 pm

Hello :)

I'm Laurens, several of you may remember by from e-sangha, although I didn't post there an awful lot. As someone increasingly drawn to Theravadin practice I hope that this site would be of great benefit to me.

All the best

Laurens
"For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring."

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Re: Greetings all

Postby Cittasanto » Sun Nov 22, 2009 6:20 pm

Hi & Welcome to DW :anjali:

Hope you enjoy it here even if you don't post to often
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Re: Greetings all

Postby retrofuturist » Sun Nov 22, 2009 11:35 pm

Greetings Laurens,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha2:

Metta,
Retro. :)
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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: Greetings all

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Nov 22, 2009 11:47 pm

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: Greetings all

Postby pink_trike » Sun Nov 22, 2009 11:57 pm

Howdy Laurens.
Vision is Mind
Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

- Dawa Gyaltsen

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Disclaimer: I'm a non-religious practitioner of Theravada, Mahayana/Vajrayana, and Tibetan Bon Dzogchen mind-training.

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Re: Greetings all

Postby Laurens » Mon Nov 23, 2009 12:42 am

Thanks for welcoming me folks :)

I'm already liking this place.

All the best
Laurens
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Re: Greetings all

Postby zavk » Tue Nov 24, 2009 4:32 am

Hi there, I vaguely remember you name... anyway, welcome!
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