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Hello everyone.

Postby somkeit » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:04 am

Hello my name is Keith. I am from Clinton township Michigan. I have been a Buddhist
My whole life I just didn't know it until I was 18
Hahahaha!!!! Well if you have any questions please
feel free to ask.

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby Ben » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:07 am

Greetings Keith and welcome.
kind regards,

Ben
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: Hello everyone.

Postby cooran » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:20 am

Welcome Keith! :group:

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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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby mikenz66 » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:21 am

Hi Keith,

Welcome!

:hello:

:anjali:
Mike

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Dec 24, 2012 5:28 am

Hi Keith,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

somkeit wrote:Well if you have any questions please
feel free to ask.


Which type of Buddhism were your raised? Which type / school do you follow now?

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby Dallas » Mon Dec 24, 2012 6:23 am

Welcome to the Dhamma Wheel! I hope that your time here serves you well on your path.

Peace,
Dallas
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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby tiltbillings » Mon Dec 24, 2012 6:25 am

Welcome.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond.
SN I, 38.

Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.

dheamhan a fhios agam

"We eat cold eels and think distant thoughts." -- Jack Johnson

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby Still Searching » Mon Dec 24, 2012 9:21 pm

Welcome new member, hope you enjoy it here.

Being on a Buddhist site, you have less judgment and are surrounded by never ending friendship :)

Since this is a forum site, there will be a few odd 2 trolls as they appear on all forum sites but just ignore them and report them to Ben.

Namaste :namaste: :buddha1:
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment." ~ Siddhārtha, Gautama Buddha

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby somkeit » Wed Dec 26, 2012 5:39 am

Thank you everyone for your very kind words of welcome.
:)

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby Still Searching » Wed Dec 26, 2012 11:38 am

That is quite alright, you are very welcome here :smile:
I hope you meet lots of nice & interesting people.
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment." ~ Siddhārtha, Gautama Buddha

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Re: Hello everyone.

Postby Cittasanto » Wed Dec 26, 2012 11:45 am

Welcome aboard keith
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."


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