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householder
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Hello from Myanmar!

Postby householder » Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:50 pm

I've actually been on here since 2010 but lost my original intro post and life circumstances have changed such that I should re-introduce myself! I now live in Yangon. I promise I'll come on here a bit more regularly from now on as I've neglected posting on here for ages!

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David N. Snyder
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Re: Hello from Myanmar!

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Oct 02, 2012 4:53 pm

:hello:

Welcome back!

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Re: Hello from Myanmar!

Postby cooran » Tue Oct 02, 2012 7:55 pm

Welcome again! Look forward to you posting.
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Re: Hello from Myanmar!

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Tue Oct 02, 2012 9:06 pm

Welcome back! :group:
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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Re: Hello from Myanmar!

Postby Ben » Tue Oct 02, 2012 9:10 pm

Mingala ba!
“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 from Myanmar!

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Oct 02, 2012 9:35 pm

householder wrote:I've actually been on here since 2010 but lost my original intro post and life circumstances have changed such that I should re-introduce myself! I now live in Yangon. I promise I'll come on here a bit more regularly from now on as I've neglected posting on here for ages!

Welcome back,
I thought I recognised the name when I saw who posted! How are you in Yangon?
“Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.
(The mendicants asked) What are the two [types of persons]?
(The Lord Buddha responded) The malicious, or the inwardly angry, and the one with (blind) faith or the one who holds things incorrectly.
Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.”
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Re: Hello from Myanmar!

Postby bodom » Tue Oct 02, 2012 10:52 pm

Welcome back householder!

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

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