Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

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Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby cooran » Thu Nov 22, 2012 9:50 pm

Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!


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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Modus.Ponens » Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:03 pm

Happy Birthday! :smile:
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby retrofuturist » Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:04 pm

Greetings,

Have an awesome day!

:D

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby bodom » Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:32 pm

Happy Birthday!!!

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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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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Ben » Thu Nov 22, 2012 11:26 pm

Hi Acinteyyo
Many happy returns to you!
with metta,

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loud gush the streamlets,
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Fri Nov 23, 2012 12:28 am

Happy birthday!
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Billymac29 » Fri Nov 23, 2012 12:32 am

happy birthday!!! :toast: :toast:
"whatever one frequently thinks and ponders upon will be the inclination of one's mind"

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Nov 23, 2012 12:42 am

Happy Birthday ! !

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby acinteyyo » Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:27 pm

I came back home today. Had a few days off. Thank you guys, very kind! :clap:
Pubbe cāhaṃ bhikkhave, etarahi ca dukkhañceva paññāpemi, dukkhassa ca nirodhaṃ. (M.22)
Api cāhaṃ, āvuso, imasmiṃyeva byāmamatte kaḷevare, sasaññimhi samanake lokañca paññāpemi lokasamudayañca lokanirodhañca lokanirodhagāminiñca paṭipadan. (AN4.45)

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