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by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: Dāna
Topic: Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!

Thank you all!

We have already achieved 60% of our goal !!!



:anjali:
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 11, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Bhikkhuni Ordination performed - by Ajahn Brahmavamso
Replies: 562
Views: 91013

Re: Bhikkhuni Ordination performed - by Ajahn Brahmavamso

Female Monastics in Thailand Barred From Paying Respects to Late King https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/female-monastics-in-thailand-barred-from-paying-respects-to-late-king Female monks barred from paying respects "Whatever challenges lie ahead, we will still practise as bhikkhuni. Whatever re...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Jan 09, 2017 3:00 am
Forum: Dāna
Topic: Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!

Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!! With great happiness we announced that Luang Poh Liem accepted the official invitation from SBB to visit the Buddha River Vihara to give his blessing to the project to establish the Sangha of the monks in Brazil. Luang Poh Liem is the direct successor of Ajahn Chah and ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Jan 05, 2017 11:30 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Practicing the Four Foundations of Mindfulness
Replies: 24
Views: 1503

Re: Practicing the Four Foundations of Mindfulness

The contemplation of the Four Foundations of Mindfulness progresses not only from the external to the internal, from the coarse to the refined, but it also progresses from basic awareness to more enhanced states of concentration and wisdom. The establishment of mindfulness in each domain leads to ca...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Thai Parliament Empowers King to Appoint Supreme Sangha Head
Replies: 5
Views: 90

Re: Thai Parliament Empowers King to Appoint Supreme Sangha Head

chownah
That's right, if you have a big change it can make the situation worse.

SarathW
Should be to organize and even to control. But the vinaya is the base.
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Dhammaduta (Dhamma propagation)
Topic: Personal Courage and Restoring the Sangha’s Moral Purpose
Replies: 12
Views: 373

Re: Personal Courage and Restoring the Sangha’s Moral Purpose

He answers possible charges that he may be “politicizing” Buddhism by pointing out that in Vietnam and Sri Lanka there are monks in political parties and parliament. A monastic council appointed by the king manages the Thai sangha, while in Myanmar the sangha runs according to an act of parliament....
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 04, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday Kahlil Bodhi
Replies: 9
Views: 85

Re: Happy birthday Kahlil Bodhi

Happy Birthday!!!

:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Jan 03, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy New Year from New Zealand...
Replies: 9
Views: 136

Re: Happy New Year from New Zealand...

Happy New Year and new discussions !!!

:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Jan 03, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Reactions to Steve Martin's tribute to Carrie Fisher
Replies: 95
Views: 1024

Re: Reactions to Steve Martin's tribute to Carrie Fisher

Journalist from Globo News makes fun of Carrie Fisher's death by imitating Chewbacca The journalist, commenting on these honors for the actress's life and work, mimicked a demonstration by the character Chewbacca, known for her characteristic grunts in Star Wars, as if Chewie was mourning the actres...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Jan 03, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What music are you listening to right now?
Replies: 1534
Views: 108782

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

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by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Dec 29, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: 234 ALIENS TRYING TO CONTACT
Replies: 17
Views: 573

Re: 234 ALIENS TRYING TO CONTACT

Did parallel universe open up? Hundreds see 'floating city' filmed in skies above China http://www.express.co.uk/news/science/612531/Did-parallel-universe-open-up-Hundreds-see-floating-city-filmed-in-skies-above-China China’s Newest ‘Floating City’ Is No Mirage http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/c...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Dec 28, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Trump vs. Bush
Replies: 14
Views: 327

Re: Trump vs. Bush

. This sutta might be relevant in connection with the subject of " Trump vs Bush " : Ud 2.2 Rājā Sutta: Kings I have heard that on one occasion the Blessed One was staying near Sāvatthī at Jeta's Grove, Anāthapiṇḍika's monastery. And on that occasion a large number of monks, after the mea...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Dec 26, 2016 2:30 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday David N. Snyder
Replies: 10
Views: 232

Re: Happy Birthday David N. Snyder

Feliz Aniversário, David!


:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Dec 24, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: The Buddhamas Carol - Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: The Buddhamas Carol

Feliz Natal Dhamma Wheel !!!

Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !


:anjali:
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:19 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: The Buddhamas Carol - Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !
Replies: 2
Views: 128

The Buddhamas Carol - Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !

The Buddhamas Carol Dear Dhamma friends, I wish you all a Merry but Mindful Holiday season with Compassion and Metta for all those suffering at the hands and minds of Greed, Hate, and Delusion. I repost this link to the, Song of Meditation, for your reminder and reflection: https://www.youtube.com/...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Dec 24, 2016 12:58 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Sex positive movement
Replies: 79
Views: 1616

Re: Sex positive movement

Celibacy and Tantric Buddhism http://www.vopus.org/pt/gnose/alquimia/celibato-e-budismo-tantrico.html AN 4.159 - Bhikkhuni Sutta: The Nun "This body comes into being through sexual intercourse. Sexual intercourse is to be abandoned. With regard to sexual intercourse, the Buddha declares the cu...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Dec 22, 2016 3:13 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Sex positive movement
Replies: 79
Views: 1616

Re: Sex positive movement

27. A Book of Genesis Then those beings feasting on this rice in the clearings, feeding on it, nourished by it, so continued for a long long while. And in measure as they, thus feeding, went on existing, so did the bodies of those beings become even more solid, and the divergence in their comelines...

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