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Shagroom726
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Hi everyone

Postby Shagroom726 » Sun Feb 09, 2014 3:54 am

Hi I'm Shalene I'm new completely new lol... I'd love to learn more about meditation & practice it more! So far it has helped in a lot of areas in my life. I'd like to study more about it & hear others thoughts on there practice & any ideas & just any sort of feed back! :) :anjali:

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cooran
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Re: Hi everyone

Postby cooran » Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:00 am

Welcome to DhammaWheel, Shalene! :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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Mkoll
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Re: Hi everyone

Postby Mkoll » Sun Feb 09, 2014 4:15 am

Welcome, Shalene.

:hello:
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa

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bodom
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Re: Hi everyone

Postby bodom » Sun Feb 09, 2014 5:56 am

Welcome shalene!

: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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Paul Davy
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Re: Hi everyone

Postby Paul Davy » Sun Feb 09, 2014 10:15 pm

Greetings Shalene,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

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Metta,
Retro. :)
What is the final conviction that comes when radical attention is razor-edge sharp? That the object of the mind is mind-made (manomaya). (Ven. Ñāṇananda)

Having understood name-and-form, which is a product of prolificity,
And which is the root of all malady within and without,
He is released from bondage to the root of all maladies,
That Such-like-one is truly known as 'the one who has understood'.
(Snp 3.6)

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Re: Hi everyone

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Feb 10, 2014 3:33 am

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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