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by bodom
Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Good morning everybody.
Replies: 19
Views: 701

Re: Good morning everybody.

Welcome!

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by bodom
Sun Feb 07, 2021 3:08 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Attha: Meaning, Purpose, Goal
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: Attha: Meaning, Purpose, Goal

You might find this resource helpful:

https://suttacentral.net/define/attha

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by bodom
Fri Feb 05, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which sutta? The Buddha says monks missing out on pleasures of lay life and pleasures of holy life Question
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: Which sutta? The Buddha says monks missing out on pleasures of lay life and pleasures of holy life Question

It occurs also in at least one other sutta, SN 22, and a similar one in Dhp. Here you are: 155. Acaritvá brahmacariyaí aladdhá yobbane dhanaí, jióóakoñcá va jháyanti khìóamacche va pallale. 155. Those who in youth have not led the holy life, who have failed to acquire wealth, languish like old cran...
by bodom
Mon Feb 01, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello !
Replies: 8
Views: 529

Re: Hello !

Welcome!

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by bodom
Sun Jan 31, 2021 2:59 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Good Afternoon!
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: Good Afternoon!

Welcome!

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by bodom
Wed Jan 27, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Conflict schools of thought on meditation in Theravada?
Replies: 5
Views: 487

Re: Conflict schools of thought on meditation in Theravada?

Please be mindful that this is the Discovering Theravada forum and the guidelines therein: The purpose of the Theravāda for Beginners forum is to enable beginners and members of other Buddhist traditions to learn more about the Theravada Buddhist tradition. To support this purpose, responses made by...
by bodom
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 6
Views: 629

Re: Hello

Welcome!

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by bodom
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:36 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, everyone! Nice to meet you (:
Replies: 8
Views: 733

Re: Hello, everyone! Nice to meet you (:

Welcome!

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by bodom
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Here to learn
Replies: 5
Views: 1448

Re: Here to learn

Welcome!

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by bodom
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Walking Meditation Sutta
Replies: 10
Views: 2110

Re: Walking Meditation Sutta

"But if by doing this you don't shake off your drowsiness, then — percipient of what lies in front & behind — set a distance to meditate walking back & forth, your senses inwardly immersed, your mind not straying outwards. It's possible that by doing this you will shake off your drowsiness. https:/...
by bodom
Sun Jan 03, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone! Happy New Year!
Replies: 6
Views: 1930

Re: Hello everyone! Happy New Year!

Welcome!

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by bodom
Sun Jan 03, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: May I introduce myself
Replies: 6
Views: 1652

Re: May I introduce myself

Welcome!

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by bodom
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: When someone's words hurt you.
Replies: 24
Views: 2142

Re: When someone's words hurt you.

"Monks, there are these five aspects of speech by which others may address you: timely or untimely, true or false, affectionate or harsh, beneficial or unbeneficial, with a mind of good-will or with inner hate. Others may address you in a timely way or an untimely way. They may address you with wha...
by bodom
Tue Dec 29, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Brahmacariya Breach
Replies: 31
Views: 3401

Re: Brahmacariya Breach

Reflect on this sutta and then move on: But consider when a Realized One arises in the world, perfected, a fully awakened Buddha, accomplished in knowledge and conduct, holy, knower of the world, supreme guide for those who wish to train, teacher of gods and humans, awakened, blessed. In many ways h...
by bodom
Sun Dec 20, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New guy
Replies: 12
Views: 4243

Re: New guy

Welcome!

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