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by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Giving Thanks for Rain
Replies: 2
Views: 76

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: 169

Re: Zhuangzi

:)
by cappuccino
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Zhuangzi
Replies: 7
Views: 169

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: 30
Views: 455

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: 169

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: 169

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: 114
Views: 2591

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: 169

Zhuangzi

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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: 60045

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: 204

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: 777

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: 46
Views: 635

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: 542

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
by cappuccino
Thu Jun 17, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?
Replies: 47
Views: 542

Re: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?

Spiny Norman wrote: Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:50 am leaving just "awareness". But what's the Pali term for this awareness, and where does it appear in the suttas?
Viññanam anidassanam

Kevatta Sutta

MN 49 mentions that it "does not partake in the allness of the All"
by cappuccino
Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?
Replies: 47
Views: 542

Re: What exactly the meaning of Nirodha in Buddhism?

cappuccino wrote: Wed Jun 16, 2021 12:39 pm Moral of the story?

Stop trying to enjoy candy bars

(Not worth it)
of course a lay person might still

:shrug: