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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Bennett » Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:47 am

Ben wrote:
Bennett wrote:i liked that but is that suitable for dhamma wheel
:shrug:


I actually think not, Bennet. Please hit the ! button and fill out a report.
And I will lock up your naughty father!
Its the chance I have been waiting for!

its my thing
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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:55 am

Greetings Bennett,

Bennett wrote:dear paul, at 6:30 i a am go ing to :meditate: to 6:50 thankyou metta bennett :anjali:

Sure we can. Make sure you remind me!

Metta,
Daddy. :)
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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby plwk » Tue Nov 15, 2011 4:58 am

Give it up Ben...daddy & son co. rulez :lol:
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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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Fede » Tue Nov 15, 2011 9:34 pm

retrofuturist wrote:Bennett has just been advised not to log himself onto Dhamma Wheel without his parents around.

:tongue:

Cheeky punk kid.

Metta,
Retro. :)


Well that obviously worked well..... :tongue:
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Bennett » Sat Dec 10, 2011 3:49 am

merry christmas everyone :bow:

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Dec 10, 2011 3:51 am

Hey Bennett,

Merry Christmas!!

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby cooran » Sat Dec 10, 2011 4:13 am

Hello Bennett


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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Ben » Sat Dec 10, 2011 5:18 am

MERRY CHRISTMAS, BENNETT!!


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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Bennett » Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:26 am

i hope everybody good wealth and a healthy lifestyle :smile:

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby bodom » Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:41 am

Bennett wrote:i hope everybody good wealth and a healthy lifestyle :smile:


Thanks Bennett and you as well!

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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: Hi from Bennett

Postby bodom » Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:41 am

Bennett wrote:i hope everybody good wealth and a healthy lifestyle :smile:


Thanks Bennett and you as well!

:anjali:
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: Hi from Bennett

Postby Ben » Fri Sep 14, 2012 11:19 am

Hi Bennett,
Great to see you online again!
“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: Hi from Bennett

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Sep 14, 2012 3:50 pm

:hello:

Hi Bennett! Good to see you back. Have you played any chess lately?

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Cittasanto » Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:39 pm

Hi Bennett!
hows things going?
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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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Bennett » Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:03 am

hi to the world i don't really have anything to talk about but please keep meditating thank you :thanks:

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby tiltbillings » Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:12 am

Bennett wrote:hi to the world i don't really have anything to talk about but please keep meditating thank you :thanks:
How about terrozing your cats with Lego robots?
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
Damned if I know.

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Re: Hi from Bennett

Postby Cittasanto » Fri Jan 25, 2013 7:06 am

Bennett wrote:hi to the world i don't really have anything to talk about but please keep meditating thank you :thanks:

Will do, and keep it awesome yourself :thanks:
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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