What music are you listening to right now?

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby PadmaPhala » Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:53 pm

The Wind - Mattriks and the Book of Kin



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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Jul 22, 2013 12:16 pm

From their album Electric which debuted this week at #3 in the UK chart...

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)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Dhammabodhi » Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:49 pm

This short song is from a new critically acclaimed Hindi movie called "The Ship of Theseus": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMvNfytKRBQ



It has English subtitles.
-Samāhitam cittam yathābhutam pajānāti.

समाहितं चित्तं यथाभूतं पजानाती |

A concentrated mind sees things as they really are.

-Ujuko nāma so maggo, abhayā nāma sā disā.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jul 27, 2013 12:12 am

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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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Crazy cloud » Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:48 pm


:candle: :candle: :candle:
your name Mori means forest like the infinite fresh green distances of your blindness

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Luke » Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:18 pm

a Boston-area virtuoso rock guitar player who used to teach at the Berklee College of Music


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SamBodhi » Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:23 pm

Junior Electronics - Mike McConnell


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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Vern Stevens » Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:52 pm

Michael Franti's new album, "All People". Here's "I'm Alive" though "11:59" is one of my favorite tracks (not up yet).

http://youtu.be/vVlJ2RaSycE (Won't post as a video)
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby torqz » Wed Jul 31, 2013 11:10 am

Not listening to any music these days because I believe what the buddha taught.
May the triple gem bless bless you, may you quickly realize the 4 noble truths in this Gautama Buddhas dispensation... Sādhu! Sādhu! Sādhu!

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Crazy cloud » Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:23 pm

PeDr0 wrote:Not listening to any music these days because I believe what the buddha taught.



Thats why I always play music with volume set to exactly half of full trottle, according to the middel way .. :tongue:



But fun stuff aside - thers lots of dhamma, all over the place, just keep your mind to dhammabusiness and enjoy life

nice lyrics :)

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby torqz » Fri Aug 02, 2013 5:48 pm

Crazy cloud wrote:
But fun stuff aside - thers lots of dhamma, all over the place, just keep your mind to dhammabusiness and enjoy life



If only you knew how rare the Buddha Dhamma was in this Samsara!

Dhamapada verse 182:

Kiccho manussapatilabho
kiccham maccana jivitam
kiccham saddhammassavanam
kiccho buddhanamuppado.

182. Hard is it to be born a man; hard is the life of mortals. Hard is it to gain the opportunity of hearing the Sublime Truth, and hard to encounter is the arising of the Buddhas.
May the triple gem bless bless you, may you quickly realize the 4 noble truths in this Gautama Buddhas dispensation... Sādhu! Sādhu! Sādhu!

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Bhikkhu Pesala » Fri Aug 02, 2013 8:54 pm

Abhidhamma Chanting is music to my ears. It reminds me of my time in Chanmyay Yeikthā, Hmawbhi, where the local monastery used to broadcast the chanting over loud-speakers for days on end. I think they used to recite the entire Paṭṭhāna — the chanting at the link is just the introduction.
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Modus.Ponens » Fri Aug 02, 2013 10:23 pm

Bhante,

Isn't it permited for monks to listen to music if they are related to impermanence, for example, reminding of the eminence death? I think I saw that somewhere, but I'm not sure. Of course that the safest way is to not hear it at all, but still, I'm curious.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Dhammabodhi » Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:11 pm

A soothing piece from the Indian flutist Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, called "Song of the River":



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-Samāhitam cittam yathābhutam pajānāti.

समाहितं चित्तं यथाभूतं पजानाती |

A concentrated mind sees things as they really are.

-Ujuko nāma so maggo, abhayā nāma sā disā.

उजुको नाम सो माग्गो, अभया नाम सा दिसा |

'Straight' is this path, fearlessness is its way.

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby SamBodhi » Mon Sep 23, 2013 9:23 pm

"An inward-staying
unentangled knowing,
All outward-going knowing
cast aside."
--Upasika Kee Nanayon

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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby Reductor » Wed Sep 25, 2013 7:50 am

Dhammabodhi wrote:This short song is from a new critically acclaimed Hindi movie called "The Ship of Theseus": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMvNfytKRBQ



It has English subtitles.


That's good. I like that.
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Re: What music are you listening to right now?

Postby purple planet » Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:41 pm



Please send merit to my dog named Mika who has passed away - thanks in advance


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