Is it Retro's birthday?

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Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Mawkish1983 » Fri Nov 02, 2012 10:19 pm

If it is, happy birthday to you!
:toast:

If not, happy unbirthday to you!
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Nov 02, 2012 11:14 pm

Happy Birthday ! ! !
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby retrofuturist » Fri Nov 02, 2012 11:28 pm

Greetings,

Heheh... I got through that one undercover quite nicely. 8-)

It was actually yesterday and it was a really nice day.

:thanks:

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)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Kim OHara » Fri Nov 02, 2012 11:48 pm

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Best wishes for the coming year, Retro!

:namaste:
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Ben » Sat Nov 03, 2012 12:42 am

happy birthday to you, Retro!
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.

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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Yana » Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:05 am

Happy Birthday Retro :candle:
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Modus.Ponens » Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:26 am

Happy Birthday Retro!!! :smile:
And the Blessed One addressed the bhikkhus, saying: "Behold now, bhikkhus, I exhort you: All compounded things are subject to vanish. Strive with earnestness!"
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby James the Giant » Sat Nov 03, 2012 5:40 am

Happy Birthday! One year closer to parinibbana?

For your birthday I purchased you an imaginary trip on a glorious 1930's retro-futuristic flying boat.
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Then,
saturated with joy,
you will put an end to suffering and stress.
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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby Reductor » Sat Nov 03, 2012 5:57 am

Retro, why keep it secret? Don't you like when people shout Happy Jati-day!! ? :tongue:

Happy birthday, Retro! Here's to many more. :anjali:
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To his own ruin the fool gains knowledge, for it cleaves his head and destroys his innate goodness. -- Dhp 72

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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby cooran » Sat Nov 03, 2012 7:07 am

Happy Birthday Paul! :clap:


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Re: Is it Retro's birthday?

Postby retrofuturist » Sun Nov 04, 2012 9:37 am

Thanks for the well-wishes everyone.

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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