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by bpallister
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:39 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: I'm not as disciplined with my diet as i used to be
Replies: 2
Views: 225

Re: I'm not as disciplined with my diet as i used to be

i'm not sure exactly. 3 or 4 years regularly
by bpallister
Wed Oct 20, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Why work toward a fortunate rebirth?
Replies: 18
Views: 767

Re: Why work toward a fortunate rebirth?

"The journey is the destination."
by bpallister
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:52 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

what do you mean by "pluck the fruit?"
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

I have decided i will reach the end of this path in this very life, friends.
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

ah, my desires will be allayed
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

Mr. Seek wrote: Sun Oct 17, 2021 8:45 pm
bpallister wrote: Sun Oct 17, 2021 8:25 pm Nibbana. Ironically, my desire for reaching nibbana will prevent me from reaching Nibbana.
Alright. Other than the desire to attain it, is there anything else that is stopping you, is there anything that is lacking?

yes, craving, aversion, ignorance
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

Doesn't desire need to be abandoned?
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 8:25 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

Nibbana. Ironically, my desire for reaching nibbana will prevent me from reaching Nibbana.
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

Mr. Seek wrote: Sun Oct 17, 2021 4:22 pm That's what you think, but is that really the case?
yes
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

Re: I have no attainments

someone is asking bhante g if the Buddha had dukkha. i thought they were gonna mention his back pain.
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I have no attainments
Replies: 28
Views: 570

I have no attainments

What should I do? :anjali:
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Samādhi
Replies: 28
Views: 1291

Re: Samādhi

I don't have you on my ignore list, samseva. :hello:
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 2:11 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Poll: Dana %
Replies: 15
Views: 457

Re: Poll: Dana %

i don't keep track of percentage, but i usually give a few bucks when i go to the grocery store and will sometimes donate to local Sanghas or monasteries and also feeding america
by bpallister
Sun Oct 17, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from France, a Sakyapa Buddhist.
Replies: 56
Views: 4113

Re: Hi from France, a Sakyapa Buddhist.

Ban, please