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Dhammabodhi
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Postby Dhammabodhi » Thu Nov 26, 2009 12:20 am

Hi all,

Just wanted to remind everyone that today is the 1 year anniversary of the horrific Mumbai attacks. May those who suffered and are still suffering be able to find peace, and may those who carried out the attacks have better mind-states in future rebirths.

Finally, as an Indian, I pray that those who masterminded the attacks give up the path of violence and be dealt with law.

P.S: Sorry to spoil the party for thanksgiving!
-Samāhitam cittam yathābhutam pajānāti.

समाहितं चित्तं यथाभूतं पजानाती |

A concentrated mind sees things as they really are.

-Ujuko nāma so maggo, abhayā nāma sā disā.

उजुको नाम सो माग्गो, अभया नाम सा दिसा |

'Straight' is this path, fearlessness is its way.

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Re: Mumbai

Postby Ben » Thu Nov 26, 2009 1:08 am

Thank you Dhammabodhi for reminding us of this important anniversary and the opportunity to extend metta to all those affected.
kind regards

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Re: Mumbai

Postby Dhammabodhi » Thu Nov 26, 2009 3:00 pm

Thanks for your kind words, Ben. :anjali:
-Samāhitam cittam yathābhutam pajānāti.

समाहितं चित्तं यथाभूतं पजानाती |

A concentrated mind sees things as they really are.

-Ujuko nāma so maggo, abhayā nāma sā disā.

उजुको नाम सो माग्गो, अभया नाम सा दिसा |

'Straight' is this path, fearlessness is its way.


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