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Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby zavk » Tue Feb 02, 2010 2:47 am

Says here on my Index page that it's your birthday today. So...


Happy Birthday!

:woohoo:
With metta,
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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:15 am

Greetings JC,

Even though you weren't looking forward to it, I hope you're having a nice birthday.

:toast:

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby bodom » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:30 am

Happy B Day!

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The heart of the path is SO simple. No need for long explanations. Give up clinging to love and hate, just rest with things as they are. That is all I do in my own practice. Do not try to become anything. Do not make yourself into anything. Do not be a meditator. Do not become enlightened. When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing. Of course, there are dozens of meditation techniques to develop samadhi and many kinds of vipassana. But it all comes back to this - just let it all be. Step over here where it is cool, out of the battle. - Ajahn Chah

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby Ben » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:44 am

Happy Birthday Chief!
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

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sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby dragonwarrior » Tue Feb 02, 2010 5:08 am

best wishes for you :)

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Feb 02, 2010 6:17 am

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ! ! !

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby jcsuperstar » Tue Feb 02, 2010 6:35 am

thanks! :group:
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the mountain may be heavy in and of itself, but if you're not trying to carry it it's not heavy to you- Ajaan Suwat

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby cooran » Tue Feb 02, 2010 7:35 am

Hello JC,

Hope you had a good one! May the year ahead be fruitful and lead to an advancement on the Path.

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby jcsuperstar » Tue Feb 02, 2010 8:08 am

actually you guys are like a day ahead of me so when i wake up then it's my birthday!
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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby BlackBird » Tue Feb 02, 2010 11:53 am

Happy birthday mate :)

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Feb 02, 2010 1:51 pm

Happy birthday :group:
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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby kayy » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:47 pm

Happy Birthday to you!

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Re: Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!

Postby Prasadachitta » Wed Feb 03, 2010 6:28 pm

Happy Birthday jcsuperstar!


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