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intro's better late than never

Postby jason c » Sun May 27, 2012 11:40 pm

hello everyone,
i joined this discussion group about 5 days ago, i attempted to submit an introduction then, but due to my inept computer skills i was unsuccsessful at posting. i finally fidgured it out with a topic for discussion i posted and things have kind of snowballed from there.
anyway, hi from canada! sorry for my tardyness.
no disrespect intended,
jason

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Re: intro's better late than never

Postby befriend » Sun May 27, 2012 11:43 pm

welcome jason! good to have you! befriend

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Re: intro's better late than never

Postby retrofuturist » Sun May 27, 2012 11:46 pm

Greetings Jason,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha1:

Good to see you diving into the discussions...

Metta,
Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: intro's better late than never

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon May 28, 2012 1:38 am

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: intro's better late than never

Postby cooran » Mon May 28, 2012 6:18 am

Hello Jason - Welcome to the Forum!

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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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Re: intro's better late than never

Postby bodom » Mon May 28, 2012 10:21 am

Welcome Jason!

:anjali:
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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