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:
He turns his mind away from those phenomena, and having done so, inclines his mind to the property of deathlessness: 'This is peace, this is exquisite — the resolution of all fabrications; the relinquishment of all acquisitions; the ending of craving; dispassion; cessation; Unbinding.'
(Jhana Sutta - Thanissaro Bhikkhu translation)

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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby Paul Davy » Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:04 pm

Greetings,

Have an awesome day!

:D

Metta,
Retro. :)
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Re: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

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

Happy Birthday!!!

:anjali:
It’s only meditation when there are two minds:
Knowing-noting mind and observing mind.
If there is only one mind, ‘I’ is always there.
The object is not the dhamma,
The dhamma is the mind
That is being aware.

- Shwe Oo Min Sayadaw

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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,

Ben
“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: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

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

Happy birthday!
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: Happy Birthday Acinteyyo!

Postby badscooter » 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:
Thag 1.20. Ajita - I do not fear death; nor do I long for life. I’ll lay down this body, aware and mindful.


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