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siaophengyou
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Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby siaophengyou » Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:47 am

Warm Regards from Jakarta, Indonesia
:namaste:

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Paul Davy
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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby Paul Davy » Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:50 am

Greetings and welcome.

Metta,
Retro. :)
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Ben
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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby Ben » Fri Jan 30, 2009 2:44 am

Hi siaophengyou
Welcome to Dhamma Wheel
I am happy you are here!

Ben
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

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

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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby Dhammanando » Fri Jan 30, 2009 3:01 am

Hi Siaophengyou,

Nice to see you around. :smile:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando Bhikkhu
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First hermit: Still there’s one thing about being a hermit, at least you get to meet people.

Second hermit: Oh yes! I wouldn’t go back to public relations.
— Monty Python, The Hermits


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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby Cittasanto » Fri Jan 30, 2009 7:50 am

:hello:
“Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.
(The mendicants asked) What are the two [types of persons]?
(The Lord Buddha responded) The malicious, or the inwardly angry, and the one with (blind) faith or the one who holds things incorrectly.
Mendicants, these two [types of persons] defame the Tathāgata.”
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"Others will misconstrue reality based on personal perspectives, firmly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our personal perspectives, nor firmly holding them, but easily discarded."

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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby bodom » Fri Jan 30, 2009 1:26 pm

Welcome!

:namaste:
It’s only meditation when there are two minds:
Knowing-noting mind and observing mind.
If there is only one mind, ‘I’ is always there.
The object is not the dhamma,
The dhamma is the mind
That is being aware.

- Shwe Oo Min Sayadaw

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siaophengyou
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Re: Hi Dhamma Friends

Postby siaophengyou » Sat Jan 31, 2009 2:03 am

Dear All,

thanks for the warm welcome, it's nice to join this forum.

metta,

siaophengyou


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