Happy birthday Ajahn Dhammanando!

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Happy birthday Ajahn Dhammanando!

Postby cooran » Tue Jun 04, 2013 3:51 pm

Happy birthday Ajahn!!

May you have a happy and healthy year to come, may you advance in the Dhamma!

With metta and respect,
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Re: Happy birthday Ajahn Dhammanando!

Postby tiltbillings » Tue Jun 04, 2013 3:54 pm

Didn't we do this a year ago?

Be that as it may, happy birthday, Bhante.
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.

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Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Jun 04, 2013 3:57 pm

Happy Birthday ! !

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Postby Coyote » Tue Jun 04, 2013 4:17 pm

Happy Birthday!
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Postby Ben » Tue Jun 04, 2013 6:56 pm

Happy Jati-day, Ajahn!
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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Postby Khalil Bodhi » Tue Jun 04, 2013 10:18 pm

Happy birthday Bhante!
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Re: Happy birthday Ajahn Dhammanando!

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Jun 04, 2013 10:53 pm

Happy birthday bhante.

Metta,
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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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Postby Modus.Ponens » Tue Jun 04, 2013 11:16 pm

Happy Birthday, Bhante! :smile:
And the Blessed One addressed the bhikkhus, saying: "Behold now, bhikkhus, I exhort you: All compounded things are subject to vanish. Strive with earnestness!"


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