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LuckyMan
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Hi! I am Dirk, living in Germany!
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DNS
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Welcome to DW!

Guten Tag!

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Sam Vara
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Hello, Dirk, and welcome to Dhamma Wheel! :hello:
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Welcome :thumbsup:
"Because of attachment to doctrines one approaches and refutes,
For those unattached, how can they dispute?
Not because self or no-self are said to be true,
He has only shaken off all harmful views."


Duṭṭhaṭṭhaka Sutta
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Welcome!

:anjali:
This is our foundation: to have sati, recollection, and sampajañña, self-awareness, whether standing, walking, sitting, or reclining. Whatever arises, just leave it be, don’t cling to it. Whether it’s like or dislike, happiness or suffering, doubt or certainty... Don’t try to label everything, just know it. See that all the things that arise in the mind are simply sensations. They are transient. They arise, exist and cease. That’s all there is to them, they have no self or being, they are neither ‘us’ nor ‘them’. None of them are worthy of clinging to.

- Ajahn Chah
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Hi Dirk. I know several German monks around the world. They are surprisingly funny people.
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:hello:
“As the lamp consumes oil, the path realises Nibbana”
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May you fulfill your deepest wish for happiness.

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May we all fulfill our deepest wish for happiness

We are already Buddha
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