A Fly By Hello

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A Fly By Hello

Postby sattva » Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:26 am

Hello to everyone. I am hoping you are all well and happy. It is pretty interesting to be mostly without television and internet service. I seem busier than ever. Much metta to everyone here! Probably won't be online again for awhile.
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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby plwk » Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:32 am

Bhikkhus, if you develop and make much this one thing,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.
What is it? It is recollecting the Enlightened One.
If this single thing is recollected and made much,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.

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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Apr 22, 2014 7:08 am

hope all is well :tongue:
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby Modus.Ponens » Tue Apr 22, 2014 7:25 am

Everything's ok. I hope everything's ok with you.

Metta. :)
And the Blessed One addressed the bhikkhus, saying: "Behold now, bhikkhus, I exhort you: All compounded things are subject to vanish. Strive with earnestness!"
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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby jonno » Thu Apr 24, 2014 7:44 am

Hi lb.Great to see you, hope you are settling in well and enjoying your new home. Glad to see you've got access to the Internet. Hope to hear from you soon. As usual much love. BB
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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby Aloka » Thu Apr 24, 2014 12:25 pm

Hello sattva :hello:

Good to hear from you!

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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Thu Apr 24, 2014 2:15 pm

Wishing you the best!
To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
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Re: A Fly By Hello

Postby sattva » Tue May 06, 2014 7:02 pm

Hello and Meow to everyone. The meow is for you, plwk :)
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Just talked to my teacher. I am starting another 2 week intensive on Saturday of more dedication to practice. Life is good.
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