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by bodom
Mon Nov 23, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: Hello

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Did Ajahn Chah teach eternal citta or otherwise eternalism?
Replies: 68
Views: 1278

Re: Did Ajahn Chah teach eternal citta or otherwise eternalism?

The human mind, the mind which the Buddha exhorted us to know and investigate, is something we can only know by its activity. The true ‘original mind’ has nothing to measure it by, there’s nothing you can know it by. In its natural state it is unshaken, unmoving. When happiness arises all that happ...
by bodom
Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 181

Re: Introduction

Welcome.

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone.
Replies: 5
Views: 12123

Re: Hello everyone.

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Heratic teaching of Ajahn Sumedho?
Replies: 176
Views: 3845

Re: Heratic teaching of Ajahn Sumedho?

A westerner came to Ajahn Chah and asked what the easiest and fastest way to enlightenment was. And Ajahn Chah gave him profound teaching by simply saying: Don't try ... That's not quite what he said: Luang Por’s insistence on khanti, or patience, as the fundamental virtue in practice of the Buddha...
by bodom
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Heratic teaching of Ajahn Sumedho?
Replies: 176
Views: 3845

Re: Heratic teaching of Ajahn Sumedho?

A westerner came to Ajahn Chah and asked what the easiest and fastest way to enlightenment was. And Ajahn Chah gave him profound teaching by simply saying: Don't try ... That's not quite what he said: Luang Por’s insistence on khanti, or patience, as the fundamental virtue in practice of the Buddha...
by bodom
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Off the cushion practice v On the cushion practice
Replies: 19
Views: 669

Re: Off the cushion practice v On the cushion practice

Living the householder life affords me at most an hour or two on the cushion a day. What am I doing with the other 22-23 hours of my day? There should be no separation of formal or informal practice in my opinion. I need to be as mindful sitting in my office chair as I am sitting on the meditation c...
by bodom
Sat Nov 07, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 765

Re: Hello

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Newly Joined
Replies: 56
Views: 7715

Re: Newly Joined

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Oct 20, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: death of forum member dylanj
Replies: 45
Views: 9058

Re: death of forum member dylanj

:candle:

:anjali:
by bodom
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello to everyone
Replies: 5
Views: 9747

Re: Hello to everyone

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Good Morning!
Replies: 9
Views: 9224

Re: Good Morning!

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Reacquaintance
Replies: 5
Views: 12265

Re: Reacquaintance

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Mon Aug 24, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: In this world..
Replies: 47
Views: 11492

Re: In this world..

:focus: Dhamma Wheel is an environment for the discussion of Theravada Buddhism. Special forums have been created for special areas of interest so please respect these boundaries. Conversation not within the scope of this forum, may potentially be allowable at other DW sites, such as Dharma Wheel En...