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by Metta12345
Sat Dec 28, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Re: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!

That must be a different Oli, as I've not been to Wat Sriratanaram... But maybe I'll see you there at some point in the future!
Oli
by Metta12345
Thu Dec 26, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Re: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!

Stephen thanks, this is really helpful !
I'll look into the centres / temples you've mentioned. I have heard of some of them but not actually visited. It's good to get feedback on the sense that you get from the monks, particularly around virtue.
Thanks again,
Oli.
by Metta12345
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Re: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!

Yes great idea, thank you!
Best wishes,
Oli
by Metta12345
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Re: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!

Thanks for the welcomes and replies! I am aware of the places in Manchester, including the Samatha Trust's (recently extended)place, which is lovely. I have actually sent them an email too, and i'm awaiting a response. I'm more looking for a potential place to live (or people to live with), as oppos...
by Metta12345
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!
Replies: 11
Views: 2052

Manchester UK like-minded associate quest!

Hey everybody, I'll try to be succinct, as this is an introduction with a purpose! My name is Oli. I'm living in Manchester in the UK. I've been (trying) to practice buddhist teachings for a long-time, generally guided by the Thai Forest Tradition. I'm about to move out of my family home for the fir...