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Postby Kay Bee » Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:40 pm

Hi all... Someone directed me to this site and I hope I can improve my knowledge from you all.

I am from Indonesia, btw. Began studying Buddhism lately.
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Postby Khalil Bodhi » Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:59 pm

Welcome to DW!
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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Postby Cittasanto » Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:46 pm

Welcome Aboard!
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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Postby cooran » Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:48 pm

Welcome to DhammaWheel! :group:

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Postby retrofuturist » Wed Jan 09, 2013 11:23 pm

Greetings,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

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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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Postby bodom » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:34 am

Welcome Kay Bee!

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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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Postby plwk » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:50 am

Selamat Datang :hello:
Bhikkhus, if you develop and make much this one thing,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.
What is it? It is recollecting the Enlightened One.
If this single thing is recollected and made much,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.

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Postby tiltbillings » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:54 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.

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

Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Jan 10, 2013 5:03 am

:hello:
Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
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Postby Jerrod Lopes » Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:55 am

Wlecome Kay Bee. Nice to have you here.
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