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by cappuccino
Sun Jun 20, 2021 12:40 am
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Question metta
Replies: 3
Views: 40

Re: Question metta

metta is shining light of good will (in various direction) into the world


deliberate, high energy, difficult
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Giving Thanks for Rain
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Re: Giving Thanks for Rain

SteRo wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:02 pm The number of stories is countless. So you may have countless choices.
just this
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Giving Thanks for Rain
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Giving Thanks for Rain

Native Americans Believe in Giving Thanks for Rain

"This might sound kind of silly, in this day and age, but there are old stories that tell us what happens when we stop being thankful."

:thanks:
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: Zhuangzi

:)
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: Zhuangzi

Sabbe_Dhamma_Anatta wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 1:59 pm I can't make heads or tails of it.
:computerproblem:
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Reality
Replies: 15
Views: 172

Re: Reality

Ceisiwr wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 12:47 pm What is reality?
what we make of it
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:21 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: Zhuangzi

Sabbe_Dhamma_Anatta wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:32 am btw, I haven't seen the poet side
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:11 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: Zhuangzi

Sabbe_Dhamma_Anatta wrote: Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:32 am Butterflies are probably eternalists according to this
not
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 1:49 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Risk of taking vaccine jab
Replies: 107
Views: 2195

Re: Risk of taking vaccine jab

:candle:
by cappuccino
Fri Jun 18, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Zhuangzi

Image
Emmett
Zhuangzi wrote:Once, I dreamt I was a butterfly
by cappuccino
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: How are the views of Buddhadasa Bhikkhu regarded?
Replies: 306
Views: 59792

Re: How are the views of Buddhadasa Bhikkhu regarded?

Buddha


rather than Buddhadasa


not difficult
by cappuccino
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Learner/Sekha Arhats
Replies: 12
Views: 183

Re: Learner/Sekha Arhats

Coëmgenu wrote: Fri Jun 18, 2021 4:45 pm Is there any analogue in Theravāda Buddhism to an Arhat who must destroy the remainder of his afflictions despite being an Arhat?
I would think not
by cappuccino
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: The Problem With Hell
Replies: 22
Views: 752

Re: The Problem With Hell

confusedlayman wrote: Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:12 pm Mere wishing aint gonna cut
be careful what you wish for
by cappuccino
Fri Jun 18, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Once you become a Sotapanna, do you still have to learn Dhamma?
Replies: 31
Views: 354

Re: Once you become a Sotapanna, do you still have to learn Dhamma?

Aloka wrote: Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:42 am To quote Ajahn Chah:
When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing.
early stage…
by cappuccino
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?
Replies: 47
Views: 502

Re: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?

Spiny Norman wrote: Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:00 pm So what are the differences between vinanna and vinnanam anidassam?
Consciousness without feature,
without end,
luminous all around
:
Here water, earth, fire, & wind
have no footing.

Kevatta Sutta