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hi from south africa

Postby nick » Mon Dec 07, 2009 9:01 am

Just wanted to say Hi to everyone!
Im Nick from the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Glad that I have stumbled onto this site, here to learn as much as I can, and hopefully make a few friends on the way.

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Re: hi from south africa

Postby retrofuturist » Mon Dec 07, 2009 9:22 am

Greetings Nick,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: hi from south africa

Postby zavk » Mon Dec 07, 2009 9:57 am

Welcome Nick.
With metta,
zavk

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Re: hi from south africa

Postby Ben » Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:20 am

Welcome Nick.
I/m glad that you've found us!
metta

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in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: hi from south africa

Postby phil » Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:54 am

Welcome aboard, Nick! :smile:

Metta,

Phil
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Re: hi from south africa

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Dec 07, 2009 5:35 pm

:hello:

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