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Hi from Mudra

Postby mudra » Tue Mar 03, 2009 10:58 am

:anjali: Dharma Greetings All!

I found out about this from a fellow member of another Buddhist forum where I use the same name.

Though not Theravadin, I certainly have plenty of respect for the tradition and learning from it does nothing to detract from or contradict my practicing and studying my own Gelug tradition - quite the contrary. I am here to learn. :reading:


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Re: Hi from Mudra

Postby Ben » Tue Mar 03, 2009 11:01 am

Welcome Mudra

You are welcome here!
Kind regards

“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Hi from Mudra

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Re: Hi from Mudra

Postby Dhammanando » Tue Mar 03, 2009 3:06 pm

Hi Mudra,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel. :smile:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando Bhikkhu
    Yathā bubbuḷakaṃ passe, yathā passe marīcikaṃ,
    Evaṃ lokaṃ avekkhantaṃ, maccurājā na passati.

    One should see it as a bubble;
    One should see it as a mirage.
    Who regards the world thus
    The King of Death sees him not.
    (Dhammapada 170)

    ผู้ที่มองเห็นโลก ว่าไม่จีรังและหาสาระอะไรมิได้
    คนเช่นนี้พญามารย่อมตามหาไม่พบ ฯ
    (ธรรมบท ๑๗๐)

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Re: Hi from Mudra

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Mar 03, 2009 6:15 pm

welcome to DW :anjali:
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"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."

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Re: Hi from Mudra

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:37 pm

Greetings and welcome, Mudra.

Nice to see you here.

Retro. :)
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Re: Hi from Mudra

Postby jcsuperstar » Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:55 pm

สัพเพ สัตตา สุขีตา โหนตุ

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: Hi from Mudra

Postby mudra » Tue Mar 03, 2009 10:59 pm

:anjali: Thank you all for your warm welcome!

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