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Yessu
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Hello

Postby Yessu » Wed Mar 21, 2012 9:50 pm

Hello everyone,

I had been interested in Buddhism for a while before finding a Master and joining his sect of Chinese Esoteric Buddhism.

Since then I have become increasingly devoted to my practice.

I have also serve as a reservist in the United States Marine Corps.

I came to this forum to find out more about other types of Buddhism and make some friends.

Nice to meet you all.
Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake – FC
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Re: Hello

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:00 pm

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

:buddha2:

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bodom
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Re: Hello

Postby bodom » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:12 pm

Welcome Yessu!

:anjali:
To study is to know the texts,
To practice is to know your defilements,
To attain the goal is to know and let go.

- Ajahn Lee Dhammadharo

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cooran
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Re: Hello

Postby cooran » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:28 pm

Welcome Yessu! Look forward to reading any posts you care to make.

(you may also be interested in our sister-site Dharma Wheel http://www.dharmawheel.net/ )

with metta
Chris
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Ben
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Re: Hello

Postby Ben » Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:01 am

Greetings Yessu and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
“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: Hello

Postby tiltbillings » Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:41 am

Welcome.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

      >> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<<
      -- Proverbs 26:12

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Re: Hello

Postby mikenz66 » Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:57 am

:hello:

Welcome

:anjali:
Mike

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Re: Hello

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:19 am

Welcome to DW! :heart:
To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
-Dhp. 183

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