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Kay Bee
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Postby Kay Bee » Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:40 pm

Hi all... Someone directed me to this site and I hope I can improve my knowledge from you all.

I am from Indonesia, btw. Began studying Buddhism lately.

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Khalil Bodhi
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Postby Khalil Bodhi » Wed Jan 09, 2013 6:59 pm

Welcome to DW!
To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
-Dhp. 183

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Postby Cittasanto » Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:46 pm

Welcome Aboard!
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
Blog, - Some Suttas Translated, Ajahn Chah.
"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."

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Postby cooran » Wed Jan 09, 2013 7:48 pm

Welcome to DhammaWheel! :group:

with metta
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Paul Davy
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Postby Paul Davy » Wed Jan 09, 2013 11:23 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.


Retro. :)
“I hope, Anuruddha, that you are all living in concord, with mutual appreciation, without disputing, blending like milk and water, viewing each other with kindly eyes.” (MN 31)

What is the final conviction that comes when radical attention is razor-edge sharp? That the object of the mind is mind-made (manomaya). (Ven. Ñāṇananda)

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Postby bodom » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:34 am

Welcome Kay Bee!

The heart of the path is SO simple. No need for long explanations. Give up clinging to love and hate, just rest with things as they are. That is all I do in my own practice. Do not try to become anything. Do not make yourself into anything. Do not be a meditator. Do not become enlightened. When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing. Of course, there are dozens of meditation techniques to develop samadhi and many kinds of vipassana. But it all comes back to this - just let it all be. Step over here where it is cool, out of the battle. - Ajahn Chah

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Postby plwk » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:50 am

Selamat Datang :hello:
Bhikkhus, if you develop and make much this one thing,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.
What is it? It is recollecting the Enlightened One.
If this single thing is recollected and made much,
it invariably leads to weariness, cessation, appeasement, realization and extinction.

Anguttara-Nikaya: Ekanipata: Ekadhammapali: Pañhamavagga

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Postby tiltbillings » Thu Jan 10, 2013 4:54 am


This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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David N. Snyder
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Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Jan 10, 2013 5:03 am

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Jerrod Lopes
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Postby Jerrod Lopes » Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:55 am

Wlecome Kay Bee. Nice to have you here.

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