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by DC2R
Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:54 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Been a long time!
Replies: 7
Views: 113

Re: Been a long time!

Welcome back! I love the quote in your signature!
Remember you don't meditate to get anything, but to get rid of things. We do it, not with desire, but with letting go. If you want anything, you won't find it."
— Ajahn Chah
by DC2R
Fri Jan 06, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Dāna
Topic: Donate with a budget.
Replies: 9
Views: 102

Re: Donate with a budget.

But the problem of not having a plan is that we do not do it at all. What is the most reasonable Dana for a year? (in USD) Just to offer some perspective, around the first of every month I donate $10 to an organization that I support, whether it is related to Buddhism or not. This is what I can aff...
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:44 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from saṃsāra
Replies: 7
Views: 147

Re: Hello from saṃsāra

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Fill in the blank fields
Replies: 7
Views: 146

Re: Fill in the blank fields

Welcome!
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: The Concise Buddhist Monastic Code 1
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: The Concise Buddhist Monastic Code 1

Thank you for this wonderful resource. I added it to my collection of Dhamma books and plan to read it when I have some free time.
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello
Replies: 6
Views: 108

Re: hello

:hello:
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:20 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: HI Everyone !
Replies: 11
Views: 171

Re: HI Everyone !

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel, Sandun!
by DC2R
Fri Dec 30, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Arizona
Replies: 9
Views: 151

Re: Hello from Arizona

Welcome Stacey!
by DC2R
Fri Dec 23, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Italy!!
Replies: 9
Views: 185

Re: Hello from Italy!!

Welcome! :hello:
by DC2R
Fri Dec 23, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, still searching
Replies: 7
Views: 151

Re: Hello, still searching

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
by DC2R
Sat Dec 17, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Support in following the 8 precepts
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: Support in following the 8 precepts

I try to follow the eight precepts, but it is difficult. So far, I have done away with music and entertainment as well as beautification. However, eating between sunrise and noon is a challenge for someone who does a lot of physical work and must conform to other people's schedules. I find it best t...
by DC2R
Sat Dec 17, 2016 5:50 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Dharma Talks or Videos
Replies: 50
Views: 6270

Re: Dharma Talks or Videos

phpBB [video]
by DC2R
Sat Dec 10, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone!
Replies: 20
Views: 540

Re: Hello everyone!

Welcome, Sophie.
by DC2R
Sat Dec 10, 2016 10:56 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Alabama
Replies: 6
Views: 148

Re: Hello from Alabama

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
by DC2R
Sun Dec 04, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Monasteries In Thailand English Speakers Can Ordain
Replies: 6
Views: 1170

Re: Monasteries In Thailand English Speakers Can Ordain

Thank you for posting this list. It is sometimes difficult to find the names of local Thai monasteries because many do not have an Internet presence.
by DC2R
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Suttas on rites/rituals & "superstition"
Replies: 2
Views: 1579

Re: Suttas on rites/rituals & "superstition"

Two books: The Book of Protection Buddhist Ceremonies and Rituals of Sri Lanka Suttas: "Endowed with these five qualities, a lay follower is an outcaste of a lay follower, a stain of a lay follower, a dregs of a lay follower. Which five? He/she does not have conviction [in the Buddha's Awakenin...
by DC2R
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Sayadaw U Pandita on cleanliness and the cultivation of insight
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Sayadaw U Pandita on cleanliness and the cultivation of insight

Indeed, cleanliness in the physical world is important for the cultivation of the mind.
by DC2R
Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Old Guy
Replies: 7
Views: 309

Re: Old Guy

Greetings and welcome to Dhamma Wheel! :hello:
by DC2R
Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Leisure time
Replies: 7
Views: 693

Re: Leisure time

I read suttas from here whenever I have spare time: http://www.accesstoinsight.org/befriending.html

Going to the upper-left corner, you will find a link for a "Random sutta" or "Random article" which will bring up exactly that.
by DC2R
Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from U.S.A, quit job, ordaining soon
Replies: 13
Views: 1076

Re: Greetings from U.S.A, quit job, ordaining soon

Greetings Nick,

Good luck on your journey and keep us updated!

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