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Ngawang Drolma.
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Metta request

Postby Ngawang Drolma. » Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:47 am

Hi all :namaste:

I'm going to the hospital right now-I'm pretty nervous. I don't like hospitals and I don't want to be admitted but I think something is rupturing in my body. So much pain.

Please send metta if you could; it can make a difference.

Thank you!

Best,
Drolma

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Re: Metta request

Postby zavk » Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:48 am

Yes, I will.

Take care.
With metta,
zavk

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Re: Metta request

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:52 am

May you be well! :buddha1: :heart:

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Re: Metta request

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:54 am

Best wishes Drolma... may your practice bring you comfort.

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Metta,
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Re: Metta request

Postby phil » Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:21 am

My thoughts are with you, Drolma. Get well soon!

Metta,

Phil
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Re: Metta request

Postby pink_trike » Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:53 am

:heart:
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Re: Metta request

Postby Tex » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:12 am

All the best to you, hang in there.

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Re: Metta request

Postby Dhammanando » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:16 am

Wishing you a speedy recovery.

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Re: Metta request

Postby Snowmelt » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:25 am

Loving-kindness to you, dear Drolma.

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Re: Metta request

Postby appicchato » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:56 am

Dhammanando wrote:Wishing you a speedy recovery.

:group:


Me too... :smile:

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Re: Metta request

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:07 am

:heart: :group: :anjali: :hug: :heart:

now where is that pain :jedi: :meditate: :guns: :cry:

May you be free from pain and be steady in good health

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Re: Metta request

Postby cooran » Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:10 am

Holding you in my heart and mind, May you be safe and protected, May you be healthy and strong. :group:

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Re: Metta request

Postby Rui Sousa » Tue Mar 10, 2009 10:20 am

Dear Drolma,

May you be well and happy.

:heart: :hug:
With Metta

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Re: Metta request

Postby Ben » Tue Mar 10, 2009 10:51 am

Take care Drolma
you're in my thoughts

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Re: Metta request

Postby thecap » Tue Mar 10, 2009 12:00 pm

Get well soon dear Drolma! :hug:

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Re: Metta request

Postby Snowmelt » Tue Mar 10, 2009 12:12 pm

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Re: Metta request

Postby Ngawang Drolma. » Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:24 pm

Wow, thanks so much for these kind responses! Evidently one little hemorrhage causes a heck of a lot of pain.
Our human bodies are so fragile. I'm back home, thank goodness. Re-check with doc in one-two days.

Thanks all, very much :anjali:

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Re: Metta request

Postby Yeshe » Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:43 pm

Drolma wrote:Wow, thanks so much for these kind responses! Evidently one little hemorrhage causes a heck of a lot of pain.
Our human bodies are so fragile. I'm back home, thank goodness. Re-check with doc in one-two days.

Thanks all, very much :anjali:


Medicine Buddha puja time! ;)

When Buddha said samsara meant that we each suffer a stream of blood and a stream of tears, you weren't supposed to take it quite so literally! :)

I hope you recover well. :)

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Re: Metta request

Postby Snowmelt » Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:03 pm

Drolma wrote:Wow, thanks so much for these kind responses! Evidently one little hemorrhage causes a heck of a lot of pain.
Our human bodies are so fragile. I'm back home, thank goodness. Re-check with doc in one-two days.

Thanks all, very much :anjali:


Nice to see you back. Image

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Re: Metta request

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Mar 10, 2009 11:39 pm

Best wishes for your continued recovery and good health.

:heart:

Metta,
Retro. :)
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