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Paul Davy
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Hi from Retrofuturist

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Dec 30, 2008 10:13 pm

Greetings everyone,

I'm a Theravadin Buddhist of approximately 3 years and most well known on the Internet to people through my participation at E-Sangha where I used to be a Global Moderator. I've also spent some time too amongst the rough and tumble of BuddhaChat.

I think this site has great potential so I would encourage people to invite all their Dhamma friends along to discuss the Dhamma.

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 from Retrofuturist

Postby Fede » Tue Dec 30, 2008 10:35 pm


I'm just following my leader.....! :lol:
"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. ;)

I am sooooo happy - How on earth could I be otherwise?! :D


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Re: Hi from Retrofuturist

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Dec 31, 2008 1:02 am

Thanks for coming up with this idea!

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Re: Hi from Retrofuturist

Postby christopher::: » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:59 am

Yes, thank you Paul. And Happy New Year to you and your family.

"As Buddhists, we should aim to develop relationships that are not predominated by grasping and clinging. Our relationships should be characterised by the brahmaviharas of metta (loving kindness), mudita (sympathetic joy), karuna (compassion), and upekkha (equanimity)."
~post by Ben, Jul 02, 2009

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Re: Hi from Retrofuturist

Postby tellyontellyon » Sun Jan 11, 2009 8:28 pm

Hi there!

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Re: Hi from Retrofuturist

Postby piper » Mon Jan 12, 2009 11:42 pm

Hey Retro,

Nice site!

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