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adeh
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Great site guys.

Postby adeh » Tue Jan 27, 2009 2:52 am

Congratulations, great site guys.....glad I found you. With Metta, Adeh.

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Re: Great site guys.

Postby Ben » Tue Jan 27, 2009 2:56 am

Welcome Adeh

I'm glad you've found us. I'm looking forward to your contributions.
Metta

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“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: Great site guys.

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Jan 27, 2009 2:59 am

Greetings adeh,

Lovely to see you here.

Metta,
Retro. :)
“Delighting in existence O monks, are gods and men; they are attached to existence. they revel in existence. When the Dhamma for the cessation of existence is being preached to them, their minds do not leap towards it, do not get pleased with it, do not get settled in it, do not find confidence in it. That is how, monks, some lag behind … (It. p 43)”

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Re: Great site guys.

Postby Dhammanando » Tue Jan 27, 2009 3:13 am

Hi Adeh,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel. :smile:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando Bhikkhu
    ...and this thought arose in the mind of the Blessed One:
    “Who lives without reverence lives miserably.”
    Uruvela Sutta, A.ii.20

    It were endless to dispute upon everything that is disputable.
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Re: Great site guys.

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Jan 27, 2009 8:01 am

:hello:
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."

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Re: Great site guys.

Postby jcsuperstar » Tue Jan 27, 2009 8:04 am

:hello:
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the mountain may be heavy in and of itself, but if you're not trying to carry it it's not heavy to you- Ajaan Suwat

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Re: Great site guys.

Postby bodom » Tue Jan 27, 2009 1:30 pm

Welcome!

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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: Great site guys.

Postby dumb bonbu » Tue Jan 27, 2009 5:44 pm

pleased to meet you adeh :hello:
Monks, even if bandits were to carve you up savagely, limb by limb, with a two-handled saw, he among you who let his heart get angered even at that would not be doing my bidding.
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