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by The Thinker
Sat Aug 20, 2016 7:29 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Corporate mindfulness is bullsh*t
Replies: 45
Views: 7937

Re: Corporate mindfulness is bullsh*t

Corporations are very mindful of their own interest, I agree with Kim, these corporations control governments (to control their taxes). Public image is propaganda, the real workings within or of these corporations, is pretty unwholesome, Yes men, all the way to the bottom in the modern age. I will s...
by The Thinker
Sat Aug 20, 2016 10:08 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Help: How do you change URL to text?
Replies: 5
Views: 1909

Re: Help: How do you change URL to text?

To embed a link follow these steps. 1. Press the URL option at the top of the text box. You will then see two sets of square brackets: 2. Into the first set of square brackets after "url" place an = sign without a space and then without a space paste the link address after the equal sign. 3. Then t...
by The Thinker
Sat Aug 20, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Help: How do you change URL to text?
Replies: 5
Views: 1909

Help: How do you change URL to text?

I think it is amazing how do you do it, is it an app? or is there a facility for it?
by The Thinker
Fri Aug 19, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Happy birthday Chula & clw_uk!
Replies: 10
Views: 2218

Re: Happy birthday Chula & clw_uk!

Happy Birthday :namaste:
by The Thinker
Fri Aug 19, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Too much faith?
Replies: 22
Views: 2940

Re: Too much faith?

Yes :smile:

:namaste:
by The Thinker
Fri Aug 19, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: If rebirth is actually true
Replies: 16
Views: 2007

Re: If rebirth is actually true

man... what else can i say more about this whole system of existence. It's almost devilish. Why can't we just be in that state of non aware entity before we were born. sigh. To quote Ajahn Sumedho " something else to let go of" I recommend you read Ajahn Sumedho - http://cdn.amaravati.org/wp-conten...
by The Thinker
Fri Aug 19, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: If rebirth is actually true
Replies: 16
Views: 2007

Re: If rebirth is actually true

mental rebirth is now, if you choose to see it this way, that choice is yours, each to their own, I have no problem at all with those who see fresh birth as the penalty.
by The Thinker
Thu Aug 18, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Another "Moin"
Replies: 38
Views: 14427

Re: Another "Moin"

Hello
by The Thinker
Wed Aug 17, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Existence and the "All"
Replies: 56
Views: 7777

Re: Existence and the "All"

The thought-worlds are many and ever changing, the delusions we create, the truths we may recognize, our misconceptions and changing views are ongoing, it's within the thought-worlds that the Buddha puts most emphasis (if not total). the "All' is a very large subject, it is non-self both in the real...
by The Thinker
Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Existence and the "All"
Replies: 56
Views: 7777

Re: Existence and the "All"

Faith in many ways is understanding , education , seeing, experiencing, doing and learning from mistakes etc, faith is always changing, when we are young and immature(not all but most) our exposure to experience is limited, with age comes more experience and wider understanding etc, we change with a...
by The Thinker
Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Trusting in Brahma?
Replies: 72
Views: 10747

Re: Trusting in god

cappuccino wrote:Buddha has a very different perspective on the greatest god.
You and I, can regard him as infinitely powerful.

Although I never said he created us?
So God the knower and us the eyes of God?

That does not liberate the starving, the bullied, those trapped in war zones now does it?
by The Thinker
Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Trusting in Brahma?
Replies: 72
Views: 10747

Re: Trusting in god

The creator and passer of final judgement not to blame? God: - well it's not my fault!
by The Thinker
Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Trusting in Brahma?
Replies: 72
Views: 10747

Re: Trusting in god

If God created man? then how can we trust a megalomaniac with an appetite for suffering?
by The Thinker
Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Trusting in Brahma?
Replies: 72
Views: 10747

Re: Trusting in god

God: you have been a very bad boy, you are sentenced to hell

Boy: Well you created this mind, is this how you get your kicks?