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by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Universe and its constant change....purpose
Replies: 24
Views: 587

Re: Universe and its constant change....purpose

Simsapa Sutta: The Simsapa Leaves Once the Blessed One was staying at Kosambi in the simsapa[1] forest. Then, picking up a few simsapa leaves with his hand, he asked the monks, "What do you think, monks: Which are more numerous, the few simsapa leaves in my hand or those overhead in the simsapa for...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

salayatananirodha wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:30 am
Lucas Oliveira wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:57 pm
Full Moon - September 14

https://www.calendar-12.com/moon_phases/2019


:anjali:
uposatha is supposed to be kept the 14th and 15th of the lunar fortnight, so according to my calendar that is september 12 and september 13
Full Moon - September 14

Astronomical Moon Phase

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by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Aug 27, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Aug 24, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: Semen retentive sex and Buddhist practice
Replies: 78
Views: 4769

Re: Semen retentive sex and Buddhist practice

… I am curious the general consensus here on semen retention. I am interested if anyone else has tried to practice semen-retention (continence) in sex while married or in a serious relationship in order to enhance their practice by getting closer to celibacy, and if anyone has found any sources tha...
by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: A New Critical Edition of the Pali Canon?
Replies: 9
Views: 3062

Re: A New Critical Edition of the Pali Canon?

The Dhammachai Tipitaka Project: A New Critical Edition of the Pali Canon

https://www.buddhistdoor.net/features/t ... pali-canon



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A New Critical Edition of the Pali Canon? (Dhamma Wheel)
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Asalha Puja
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Re: Asalha Puja

According to SN 6.1 (in Brahma Samyutta of SN), it shows that just after the Buddha becomes fully enlightened, he considers whether it would be better for him not to teach others the Dhamma he has discovered. He regards the Dhamma he has discovered as profound, hard to see and understand for those ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

Nwad wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:10 pm
Oh.. I'am surprised to not see a Uposatha alert today !

This full moon Buddha set up the Dhamma Wheel, he demonstrated his power of instructind Dhamma to 5 ascetics. :woohoo:

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Asalha Puja
viewtopic.php?f=27&t=34842

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by Lucas Oliveira
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Asalha Puja
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Re: Asalha Puja

Observing and Practicing ...

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by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site
Replies: 1
Views: 140

UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site

UNESCO Declares Myanmar’s Ancient Buddhist Temple City Bagan a World Heritage Site Nearly 25 years after it was first nominated for listing, UNESCO has officially inscribed the ancient Buddhist city of Bagan in Myanmar as a World Heritage Site.* The proposal was approved during the 43rd session of ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Ordination experience of Westerners
Replies: 24
Views: 673

Re: Ordination experience of Westerners

Lay person or monk ... the important thing is Practice!

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by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Jul 11, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 302
Views: 89304

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

Full Moon - July 16 https://www.calendar-12.com/moon_phases/2019 July 2019 lunar eclipse A partial lunar eclipse will take place on 16 and 17 July 2019. The Moon should be about half-covered by the Earth's umbral shadow at maximum eclipse. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/July_2019_lunar_eclipse https...