Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

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Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby Tex » Thu Feb 26, 2009 10:39 pm


You have a great birthday now, ya hear?
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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby clw_uk » Thu Feb 26, 2009 10:43 pm

Happy Birthday BBB :thumbsup:

:clap: :toast: :clap:

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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby Dhammanando » Thu Feb 26, 2009 11:26 pm

Hi Bodom,

Many happy returns.


Best wishes,
Khandhānaṃ rāsaṭṭhaṃ, āyatanānaṃ āyatanaṭṭhaṃ,
Dhātūnaṃ suññaṭṭhaṃ, indriyānaṃ adhipatiyaṭṭhaṃ,
Saccānaṃ tathaṭṭhaṃ aviditaṃ karotītipi ‘avijjā’.

It prevents knowing the meaning of heap in the aggregates, the meaning of actuating in the sense-bases, the meaning of voidness in the elements, the meaning of predominance in the faculties, and the meaning of suchness in the truths, thus it is called ‘ignorance’.
(Visuddhimagga XVII. 43)

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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby Ben » Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:09 am

Happy birthday B3!
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- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby zavk » Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:51 am

Have a good one, my dhamma friend.

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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby Paul Davy » Fri Feb 27, 2009 4:12 am

Happy birthday BBB... hope you have a good one.

Retro. :)
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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby jcsuperstar » Fri Feb 27, 2009 4:51 am

happy berfday
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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby David N. Snyder » Fri Feb 27, 2009 3:00 pm

Happy re-Birth Day ! ! (sorry couldn't resist with all of the re-birth threads going on)

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