Hello from the Netherlands

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jmb
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Hello from the Netherlands

Postby jmb » Sun Feb 07, 2010 2:11 pm

Hi all, I used to be on e-sangha (before it crashed) and just found out a lot of people from there moved to here.
So, I'm glad to have found Dhamma Wheel!

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bodom
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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby bodom » Sun Feb 07, 2010 4:09 pm

Welcome!

:anjali:
To study is to know the texts,
To practice is to know your defilements,
To attain the goal is to know and let go.

- Ajahn Lee Dhammadharo

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Cittasanto
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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby Cittasanto » Sun Feb 07, 2010 4:19 pm

Hi & Welcome to Dhamma Wheel

There is also the sister site of Dharma Wheel http://www.dharmawheel.net/ which is more Mahayana & Vajrayana inclined.
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill

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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Feb 07, 2010 4:20 pm

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Ben
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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby Ben » Sun Feb 07, 2010 8:31 pm

Hi jmb and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
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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retrofuturist
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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby retrofuturist » Sun Feb 07, 2010 9:57 pm

Greetings,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha2:

Metta,
Retro. :)
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

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zavk
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Re: Hello from the Netherlands

Postby zavk » Mon Feb 08, 2010 12:27 am

Hello, good to see you here.
With metta,
zavk


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