Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

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Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Nov 23, 2009 2:42 pm

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag!

Viel Glück zum Geburtstag!
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Cittasanto » Mon Nov 23, 2009 2:56 pm

Happy Birthday to you
May you reach the highest goal, and teach for the benefit of all
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby cooran » Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:23 pm

Happy Birthday!

May you be happy of heart and mind.


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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Ben » Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:47 pm

Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!
I hope you have a great day!
metta

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loud gush the streamlets,
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sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby puthujjana » Mon Nov 23, 2009 8:33 pm

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag! :smile:

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"Once you understand anatta, then the burden of life is gone. You’ll be at peace with the world. When we see beyond self, we no longer cling to happiness and we can truly be happy."
- Ajahn Chah
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Nov 23, 2009 9:50 pm

Happy Birthday Acinteyyo,

Thanks for your input at Dhamma Wheel!

:hello:

Metta,
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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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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby acinteyyo » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:11 pm

Vielen Dank!
Thank you guys! :thanks:

Birthday always reminds me that I was born and therefore I have to die.
Birth is suffering, aging is suffering, illness is suffering, death is suffering
and I'm subject to birth, aging, illness and death.
Therefore I have to do my best to do what have to be done, to find the end of suffering.
May you all find
[...] the resolution of all fabrications, the relinquishment of all acquisitions, the ending of craving; dispassion; cessation; Nibbana."

best wishes, acinteyyo
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Api cāhaṃ, āvuso, imasmiṃyeva byāmamatte kaḷevare, sasaññimhi samanake lokañca paññāpemi lokasamudayañca lokanirodhañca lokanirodhagāminiñca paṭipadan. (AN4.45)

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Annapurna » Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:14 pm

Happy birthday :smile:
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Tex » Mon Nov 23, 2009 11:34 pm

Happy birthday ! ! !

:toast:
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby zavk » Tue Nov 24, 2009 12:45 am

Have a good one! :clap:
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