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New Ordination sub-forum

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Jan 27, 2010 3:51 am

Greetings,

We have now created a new sub-forum, dedicated to the topic of Ordination!

Ordination sub-forum
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This sub-forum provides an opportunity for those considering entering the homeless life to ask questions about ordination, travel arrangements, contacting monasteries and the monastic life in general. It's also a place to discuss other issues relating to ordination such as Vinaya requirements, the issue of bhikkhuni ordination and so on.

I've moved some topics into the new forum but have been mindful to leave some topics in their original locations if there was some possible need for them to remain in their original locations (e.g. Dhammic Free-For-All, Classical Theravada, Personal Experience). If you wish for a topic you have created to be moved into the Ordination forum, please let me know via PM. Also, if you created a topic which has been moved into the Ordination forum, but you would like to see it moved elsewhere, please let me know that too.

Any comments, questions or concerns?

Metta,
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Re: New Ordination sub-forum

Postby appicchato » Wed Jan 27, 2010 5:08 am

retrofuturist wrote:Any comments...


Well done friend... :smile:

ps...Thank you for the tip about 'View New Posts' Paul...it's (about) all I use now... :coffee:

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Re: New Ordination sub-forum

Postby retrofuturist » Wed Jan 27, 2010 5:16 am

Greetings bhante,

appicchato wrote: Well done friend... :smile:


Thank you. It was Ben's idea actually, I just tweaked the technical side of things.

:geek:

I hope you're well.

:anjali:

Metta,
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Through corruption of the Dhamma comes corruption of the discipline, and from corruption of the discipline comes corruption of the Dhamma. This is the first future danger as yet unarisen that will arise in the future. You should recognize it and make an effort to prevent it. (AN 5.79)

"If you stand up and be counted, from time to time you may get yourself knocked down. But remember this: A man flattened by an opponent can get up again. A man flattened by conformity stays down for good." - Thomas J. Watson

Never again...

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Re: New Ordination sub-forum

Postby jcsuperstar » Wed Jan 27, 2010 6:18 am

now we just need one about places to do retreats....
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Re: New Ordination sub-forum

Postby appicchato » Wed Jan 27, 2010 8:35 am

jcsuperstar wrote:now we just need one about places to do retreats....


There are a lot more...a few to get rolling...

http://www.retreatfinder.com/Directory/ ... avada.aspx

http://www.thailandtraveltours.com/thai ... tation.htm

http://www.retreat-infos.de/Download/Re ... _Oct07.pdf


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