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Su Dongpo
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Just a Suggestion

Postby Su Dongpo » Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:03 am

"Tell us what's wrong with this forum. We will listen."

How about giving everyone a "Get Out of Samara Free" card after sign up? :woohoo: Could really boast membership. :thumbsup:

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Re: Just a Suggestion

Postby Ben » Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:10 am

Yes, but unfotunately, you would still need to earn it!
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Re: Just a Suggestion

Postby Mawkish1983 » Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:21 am

Didn't the Buddha already show us how to get out of samsara? He made it look so easy :)

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Re: Just a Suggestion

Postby mikenz66 » Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:54 am

Mawkish1983 wrote:Didn't the Buddha already show us how to get out of samsara? He made it look so easy :)

In the same way that Charlie Parker made playing the sax look easy? :thinking:
viewtopic.php?f=12&t=2648
Seven years of practising your scales should do it...

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Re: Just a Suggestion

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Nov 06, 2009 4:02 pm

heybai wrote:How about giving everyone a "Get Out of Samara Free" card after sign up? :woohoo: Could really boast membership. :thumbsup:


No guarantees about getting out of samsara, but a guarantee to accept rebirth. All you need to do is read the 453 + posts in the Great Rebirth thread:
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=41

The discussions and arguments go on and on, and in circles too, just like samsara. :tongue:


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