Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

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Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:04 am

Greetings Dave,

May your birthday be awesome.

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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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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Ben » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:12 am

Happy birthday, Dave!

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:13 am

Happy Birthday!!

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby cooran » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:21 am

Happy birthday, Dave! :group:
Have a great year to come! :smile:

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby cooran » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:21 am

Happy birthday, Dave! :group:
Have a great year to come! :smile:

With metta,
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Aloka » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:23 am

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Have a lovely day ! :)



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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby SDC » Wed Jul 23, 2014 5:53 am

Yeah, bud! Happy Birthday!

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Mkoll » Wed Jul 23, 2014 7:26 am

Happy birthday, Dave!

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Kusala » Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:04 am

Happy birthday!
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Sam Vara » Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:31 am

Happy birthday, and very best wishes.

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Spiny Norman » Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:51 am

:toast:
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Modus.Ponens » Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:53 am

Happy Birthday! :smile:
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:46 pm

Ben wrote:Happy birthday, Dave!

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I like cake, but have to admit, I'd have a hard time eating that one. Maybe I found the cure for my cake craving. :tongue:

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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Modus.Ponens » Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:56 pm

Who would have said that buddhists have a twisted sense of humour? :twisted: :mrgreen:

I hope you have fun today, Dave. :)
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby Viscid » Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:04 pm

Sabbe sankhara dukkha! :toast:
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Re: Happy jati-day, Daverupa!

Postby sattva » Thu Jul 24, 2014 2:38 am

Happy Birthday, Dave and many more!


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