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myanu
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My bios

Postby myanu » Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:47 pm

Greetings!
Dear friends in dhamma. I've been a Buddhist by birth. However, I became a convinced Buddhist in 2000 when I studied deep into the Buddhist philosophy. Since then, I've been a practitioner. My day begins with the preaches of Sutta and one-hour long meditation. I look forward to active participation in discussions and seek your help to answer questions I may post in the site from time to time.
With metta, Myanu

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David N. Snyder
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Re: My bios

Postby David N. Snyder » Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:36 pm

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

:meditate:

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cooran
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Re: My bios

Postby cooran » Sat Mar 15, 2014 7:35 pm

Welcome Myanu! :group:

With metta,
Chris
---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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Ben
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Postby Ben » Sat Mar 15, 2014 11:59 pm

Greetings Myanu and welcome to DW!
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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myanu
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Re: My bios

Postby myanu » Sun Mar 23, 2014 8:59 am

Thank you all for the welcome.
With metta

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tiltbillings
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Re: My bios

Postby tiltbillings » Sun Mar 23, 2014 9:07 am

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

Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.

dheamhan a fhios agam
Damned if I know.

"We eat cold eels and think distant thoughts." -- Jack Johnson

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Khalil Bodhi
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Re: My bios

Postby Khalil Bodhi » Sun Mar 23, 2014 3:42 pm

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

Uposatha Observance Club:http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=148031379279&v=info
Kiva-Theravada Buddhists:http://www.kiva.org/team/theravada_buddhists
My Practice Blog:
http://khalilbodhi.wordpress.com

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Re: My bios

Postby Virgo » Sun Mar 23, 2014 8:04 pm

Welcome. :namaste:

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bodom
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Re: My bios

Postby bodom » Wed Mar 26, 2014 11:57 am

Welcome!

:anjali:
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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