Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

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Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby Paul Davy » Wed May 27, 2009 9:44 am

Greetings,

Have yourselves a lovely shared birthday, gentlemen!

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Metta,
Retro. :)
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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby thornbush » Wed May 27, 2009 10:01 am

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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby Cittasanto » Wed May 27, 2009 10:26 am

Thank-you Retro and thornbush

How did you know I like Cats and food???
or cats with food??

:tongue:

Hoppy Birthday BubbaBuddhist :hug:
“Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.
(The mendicants asked) What are the two [types of persons]?
(The Lord Buddha responded) The malicious, or the inwardly angry, and the one with (blind) faith or the one who holds things incorrectly.
Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.”
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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby Fede » Wed May 27, 2009 3:19 pm

(just so long as it's not catfood you like......!!)

Oh, yay party!!

Happy birthday both!!

:clap:

(we need 'woo-hoo', 'balloons' and 'party' emoticons.....!! Consider them present!)
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Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

I am sooooo happy - How on earth could I be otherwise?! :D


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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby Cittasanto » Wed May 27, 2009 4:30 pm

:woohoo:

here is the woohoo
“Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.
(The mendicants asked) What are the two [types of persons]?
(The Lord Buddha responded) The malicious, or the inwardly angry, and the one with (blind) faith or the one who holds things incorrectly.
Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.”
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.
"Others will misconstrue reality based on personal perspectives, firmly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our personal perspectives, nor firmly holding them, but easily discarded."

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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby Tex » Wed May 27, 2009 7:28 pm

Happy birthday to both!

:toast:
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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby zavk » Wed May 27, 2009 11:20 pm

Happy Birthday!
With metta,
zavk

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Re: Happy birthday Manapa & Bubbabuddhist

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Jun 06, 2009 6:00 am

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ! ! !

:oops: Happy belated birthday!

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