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by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE, MAP, AS GLOBAL CASES PASS 780,000, OVER 165,000 HAVE RECOVERED FROM INFECTION https://www.newsweek.com/coronavirus-update-global-new-cases-deaths-lockdown-france-spain-moscow-lagos-1495202 Coronavirus: Fall in new cases in Italy raises hope of ‘first sign of relief’ for nation on...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Dhamma for difficult times - resources
Replies: 9
Views: 396

Re: Dhamma for difficult times - resources

GLOBAL_Live-streaming from the monasteries - Forest Sangha As a response to the current pandemic some of our family of monasteries have set up live-streaming and other events broadcast on-line. If you are interested please follow links below for further information. https://forestsangha.org/communi...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: GLOBAL_Live-streaming from the monasteries - Forest Sangha
Replies: 0
Views: 31

GLOBAL_Live-streaming from the monasteries - Forest Sangha

GLOBAL_Live-streaming from the monasteries - Forest Sangha As a response to the current pandemic some of our family of monasteries have set up live-streaming and other events broadcast on-line. If you are interested please follow links below for further information. https://forestsangha.org/communi...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Tai chi
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: Tai chi

Tai chi https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tai_chi Qi gong https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qigong Opening the Meridians https://thetaichieffect.com/how-does-it-work-eastern-view/meridians-energy-channels/opening-the-meridians/ STANDING LIKE A TREE, BREATHING LIKE A BUDDHA http://ajahnsucitto.org/reflectio...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Viññāṇa
Replies: 19
Views: 1445

Re: Viññāṇa

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Representation of consciousness from the seventeenth century by Robert Fludd, an English Paracelsian physician

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consciousness


:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Mar 28, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Is Nature Self Aware?
Replies: 20
Views: 416

Re: Is Nature Self Aware?

Perhaps this topic helps ..

Consciousness and no-self (explained in drawings)
viewtopic.php?f=13&t=28666

:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Impermanence of conciousness
Replies: 28
Views: 444

Re: Impermanence of conciousness

“Suppose, bhikkhus, that a magician or a magician’s apprentice would display a magical illusion at a crossroads. A man with good sight would inspect it, ponder it, and carefully investigate it, and it would appear to him to be void, hollow, insubstantial. For what substance could there be in a magi...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 314
Views: 113164

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

April - 2020 Full Moon - 7, Tue New Moon - 21, Tue https://forestsangha.org/community/calendars/year_planners/2020 https://www.calendar-12.com/moon_phases/2020 Songkran - New Year in Thailand - 13, Mon https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Songkran https://miro.medium.com/max/1240/1*iHKqcDTBS7RKlWX3I8J4XQ....
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus

China Seals Borders to Most Foreigners Starting Saturday In recent days, China had imposed greater restrictions on foreigners entering the country, including 14-day quarantines on people arriving from countries hit hard by the pandemic. The virus, which originated in the city of Wuhan, has infected...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus

Coronavirus: How Japan keeps COVID-19 under control Despite its proximity to China, Japan hasn't seen the massive outbreak of the coronavirus that has shut down much of Europe and North America. What are the Japanese doing differently to help slow the spread? https://www.dw.com/en/coronavirus-how-ja...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Mar 24, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus?

China to end lockdown of coronavirus-hit Hubei province; Wuhan to open next month https://www.foxnews.com/world/china-end-lockdown-coronavirus-hubei-wuhan China Set to End Wuhan Coronavirus Lockdown as Reported Cases Subside https://time.com/5808736/china-ends-hubei-coronavirus-lockdown/ Hubei lockd...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus?

At wikipedia in the article on pandemic in the section on infuenza it says this: The first influenza pandemic was recorded in 1580, and since then, influenza pandemics occurred every 10 to 30 years. .....so.....it seems that influenza pandemics have been happening regularly for hundreds of years......
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus?

World’s fastest supercomputer identifies coronavirus drug candidates IBM AC922 Summit, the first supercomputer capable of reaching a quintillion operations per second, has identified 77 compounds with the potential to be used to fight the coronavirus responsible for the ongoing pandemic. https://ean...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Hot Topics
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 171
Views: 8183

Re: Coronavirus?

OVER 100,000 PEOPLE HAVE RECOVERED FROM CORONAVIRUS AROUND THE WORLD https://www.newsweek.com/coronavirus-recoveries-recovered-covid-19-china-italy-us-death-toll-johns-hopkins-1493723 VIRUS HOPE More than 100,000 coronavirus sufferers around the world have recovered from the deadly bug https://www.t...