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Sherab Dolma
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Hi there!

Postby Sherab Dolma » Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:54 pm

Hi there! I'm somewhat new to Buddhism. I've been studying and practicing since the Tibetan New Year, earlier this year. About two or three months ago I took refuge with a Vajayana Temple in my area. It's been an interesting trip so far! I look forward to more adventures.

Nice to meet you!

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LonesomeYogurt
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Which number is larger than 1000 and less than 1002: 1006
Location: America

Re: Hi there!

Postby LonesomeYogurt » Sat Sep 01, 2012 2:29 am

Welcome!

You might also find support at the sister site Dharma Wheel.
Gain and loss, status and disgrace,
censure and praise, pleasure and pain:
these conditions among human beings are inconstant,
impermanent, subject to change.

Knowing this, the wise person, mindful,
ponders these changing conditions.
Desirable things don’t charm the mind,
undesirable ones bring no resistance.

His welcoming and rebelling are scattered,
gone to their end,
do not exist.
- Lokavipatti Sutta

Stuff I write about things.

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Ben
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Re: Hi there!

Postby Ben » Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:32 am

Welcome SD to Dhamma Wheel!
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

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David N. Snyder
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Re: Hi there!

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Sep 01, 2012 4:04 am

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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cooran
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Location: Queensland, Australia

Re: Hi there!

Postby cooran » Sat Sep 01, 2012 4:47 am

Welcome - many of us have practised in several schools of Buddhism before deciding where our hearts' home is.

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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