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Libertus77
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Hi from Virginia!

Postby Libertus77 » Sat Jul 21, 2012 10:58 pm

Hello Dhamma Wheel!

I am very new to the dhamma and brand new here, so I am looking forward to reading and communicating with you all!

Take care!

~Libertus

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Paul Davy
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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby Paul Davy » Sat Jul 21, 2012 10:59 pm

Greetings Libertus,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha2:

Metta,
Retro. :)
"Having understood name-and-form, which is a product of prolificity,
And which is the root of all malady within and without,
He is released from bondage to the root of all maladies,
That Such-like-one is truly known as 'the one who has understood'."
(Snp 3.6)

"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)

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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby cooran » Sat Jul 21, 2012 11:25 pm

Welcome Libertus! Hope to see your posts around the Forum. :group:

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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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby bodom » Sat Jul 21, 2012 11:33 pm

Welcome Libertus!

:anjali:
“What should be done for his disciples out of compassion by a teacher who seeks their welfare and has compassion for them, that I have done for you, bhikkhus. There are these roots of trees, these empty huts. Meditate, bhikkhus, do not delay or else you will regret it later. This is our instruction to you.” - MN 19

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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Jul 21, 2012 11:40 pm

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

:buddha2:

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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby Ben » Sun Jul 22, 2012 12:54 am

Greetings Libertus 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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Libertus77
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Re: Hi from Virginia!

Postby Libertus77 » Mon Jul 23, 2012 1:27 am

Much thanks for the kind welcome! :-)


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