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Hello! Hallo! Salut!

Postby Farinello » Sat Jul 14, 2012 5:09 pm

Hi all!

I'm very glad to have found a Theravada discussion forum. I've been interested in Buddhism for quite some time. :smile:

I have become increasingly drawn to Theravada Buddhism over time. I'm glad to be here and to learn and discuss. :anjali:


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Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Jul 14, 2012 5:22 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


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Postby bodom » Sat Jul 14, 2012 8:20 pm


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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Postby cooran » Sun Jul 15, 2012 4:21 am

Welcome to DhammaWheel, Farinello! Hope to see more of your posts. :group:

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---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
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Postby Dmytro » Sun Jul 15, 2012 5:32 am

Salut, Farinello! :hello: Nice to meet you.

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Postby Ben » Sun Jul 15, 2012 6:31 am

Hi Farinello 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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