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hello to everyone

Postby ilervi » Sat Apr 20, 2013 11:56 am

Hello to everyone,
First of all i am very sorry for my english, that is just not good.
I was thinking budhism like other religion, and fact i have not got
A religion instruction leave me impossible to understandin religion,
However like my italian teacher was used to be very happy for who
That have sense of religion like many fiends i have. That just was going
To change when with a friend and his girlfriend were stay in a theravada
Monastery. Conversation and teaching of ajhan s show me reality i
Understood i do not know very well. It is like a light just happens
At twenty years old. After i use to meditate and pay attention to "simple"
Thing. I am not very inteligent at all. Like 4 noble truth or 8 noble way
Just to have a laic sila (it s called sila the moral way, is it not?) If i am
Not to reduce dukkha to me it could be impossible to each other
Around me. This me that just would be another...
I pay attention like to pratice and teaching of ajhan but in fact i just
Try to wait for emotions gaze to their will neither triing to stop nor to
Fall down, looking at that with no judgment. Or tring to do that...
Just who i am and what i does


Just tring to know more thing about and improv emy pratices, if is good or
Change if is wrong, maybe both.
Triing to feel by metta, have nice day.

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Re: hello to everyone

Postby Ben » Sat Apr 20, 2013 12:44 pm

Greetings ilervi and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.

Taṃ nadīhi vijānātha:
sobbhesu padaresu ca,
saṇantā yanti kusobbhā,
tuṇhīyanti mahodadhī.

Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: hello to everyone

Postby Coyote » Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:42 pm

Welcome! :hello:
"If beings knew, as I know, the results of giving & sharing, they would not eat without having given, nor would the stain of miserliness overcome their minds. Even if it were their last bite, their last mouthful, they would not eat without having shared."
Iti 26

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Re: hello to everyone

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Sat Apr 20, 2013 9:03 pm

Welcome ilervi!
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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Re: hello to everyone

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:30 am

:hello:

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

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Re: hello to everyone

Postby cooran » Sun Apr 21, 2013 6:07 am

Hello ilervi,

Welcome to DhammaWheel :group:

with metta
Chris
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---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
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