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A very nice dhamma-inspired advertisement

Postby James the Giant » Fri May 10, 2013 2:40 am

I'm not sure if this has been posted before, but if so, here it is again!
A few weeks ago I met a woman in Perth who was part of the team behind this advertisement, and we talked about how it was based on the dhamma.
Many people at my work have commented on it, as being the best ad they've seen. Have a look.
Then,
saturated with joy,
you will put an end to suffering and stress.
SN 9.11
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Re: A very nice dhamma-inspired advertisement

Postby plwk » Fri May 10, 2013 2:51 am

That's it. I am packing up with the cats and cactus and moving to the jungle with the natives...
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.

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Re: A very nice dhamma-inspired advertisement

Postby Ben » Fri May 10, 2013 3:59 am

plwk wrote:That's it. I am packing up with the cats and cactus and moving to the jungle with the natives...


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