Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

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Tex
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Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

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

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You have a great birthday now, ya hear?
"The serene and peaceful mind is the true epitome of human achievement." -- Ajahn Chah, Living Dhamma

"To reach beyond fear and danger we must sharpen and widen our vision. We have to pierce through the deceptions that lull us into a comfortable complacency, to take a straight look down into the depths of our existence, without turning away uneasily or running after distractions." -- Bhikkhu Bodhi

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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.

:toast:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando
    Yathā bubbuḷakaṃ passe, yathā passe marīcikaṃ,
    Evaṃ lokaṃ avekkhantaṃ, maccurājā na passati.

    One should see it as a bubble;
    One should see it as a mirage.
    Who regards the world thus
    The King of Death sees him not.
    (Dhammapada 170)


    ผู้ที่มองเห็นโลก ว่าไม่จีรังและหาสาระอะไรมิได้
    เช่นเดียวกับคนมองฟองน้ำและพยับแดด
    คนเช่นนี้พญามารย่อมตามหาไม่พบ ฯ
    (ธรรมบท ๑๗๐)

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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

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

Happy birthday B3!
“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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Re: Happy birthday, bodom_bad_boy!!!

Postby adeh » Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:25 am

FELICIDADES :smile:

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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.

zavk
With metta,
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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.

Metta,
Retro. :)
"Having understood name-and-form, which is a product of prolificity,
And which is the root of all malady within and without,
He is released from bondage to the root of all maladies,
That Such-like-one is truly known as 'the one who has understood'."
(Snp 3.6)

"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)

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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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the mountain may be heavy in and of itself, but if you're not trying to carry it it's not heavy to you- Ajaan Suwat

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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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