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Moin

Postby puthujjana » Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:56 am

I have noticed that although I joined some time ago, I haven't introduced myself yet...

So...

Moin, my name is Christian.

I discovered Dhammawheel by searching via google where some "Grey Forum Users" have gone.
I love to be here. There are so many wise, sage users around here from whom I can learn a lot.

Althoug I'm able to understand almost everything you are writing, my English skills aren't well enough to take part in the discussions. So I will stay silent and just read :coffee:

metta
:anjali:
"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: Moin

Postby Cittasanto » Fri Mar 20, 2009 11:47 am

Hi
nice to of already met you,
I guess would be apropriate here? :juggling:
“Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.
(The mendicants asked) What are the two [types of persons]?
(The Lord Buddha responded) The malicious, or the inwardly angry, and the one with (blind) faith or the one who holds things incorrectly.
Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.”
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"Others will misconstrue reality based on personal perspectives, firmly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our personal perspectives, nor firmly holding them, but easily discarded."

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Re: Moin

Postby Jechbi » Fri Mar 20, 2009 2:11 pm

Moin, moin!

:hello:
Rain soddens what is kept wrapped up,
But never soddens what is open;
Uncover, then, what is concealed,
Lest it be soddened by the rain.

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Re: Moin

Postby clw_uk » Fri Mar 20, 2009 2:49 pm

Moin (i learnt a new word :lol: )



:hello: :hello:



:anjali:
The dogmatists have claimed to have found the truth, others say that it cannot be apprehended; the Sceptics continue the search.
Sextus Empiricus

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Re: Moin

Postby thecap » Fri Mar 20, 2009 4:18 pm

Moin! :smile:

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Re: Moin

Postby Paul Davy » Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:49 pm

Moin Christian... and welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:hello:

Metta,
Retro. :)
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Re: Moin

Postby zavk » Fri Mar 20, 2009 11:54 pm

clw_uk wrote:Moin (i learnt a new word :lol: )



:hello: :hello:



:anjali:


Yeah me too! Moin!
With metta,
zavk

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Re: Moin

Postby sukhamanveti » Sat Mar 21, 2009 1:17 am

Hi, Christian!

Ed
Sīlaṃ balaṃ appaṭimaṃ.
Sīlaṃ āvudhamuttamaṃ.
Sīlamābharaṇaṃ seṭṭhaṃ.
Sīlaṃ kavacamabbhutaṃ.


Virtue is a matchless power.
Virtue is the greatest weapon.
Virtue is the best adornment.
Virtue is a wonderful armor.

Theragatha 614


Sabbapāpassa akaraṇaṃ,
kusalassa upasampadā,
Sacittapariyodapanaṃ,
etaṃ buddhāna sāsanaṃ.


Refraining from all wrong-doing,
Undertaking the good,
Purifying the mind,
This is the teaching of the buddhas.

Dhammapada v. 183/14.5

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Re: Moin

Postby Dhammanando » Sat Mar 21, 2009 4:53 am

Hi Christian,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel. :smile:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando Bhikkhu
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First hermit: Still there’s one thing about being a hermit, at least you get to meet people.

Second hermit: Oh yes! I wouldn’t go back to public relations.
— Monty Python, The Hermits


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Re: Moin

Postby jcsuperstar » Sat Mar 21, 2009 5:00 am

:hello:
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: Moin

Postby puthujjana » Sun Mar 22, 2009 11:08 am

Thank you all for your welcome! :smile:

zavk wrote:
clw_uk wrote:Moin (i learnt a new word :lol: )

Yeah me too! Moin!

:rofl:
"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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