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by Lucas Oliveira
Sat Jun 09, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Early Buddhism
Topic: How to understand AN 9.34 (my explanation).
Replies: 112
Views: 1911

Re: How to understand AN 9.34 (my explanation).

3. Therefore, when non-Aryians read AN 9.34, because a non-Aryian has not tasted the freedom of Nibbana, they might believe Nibbana is the Cessation of Perception & Feeling (which is a state of unconsciousness ; compared to a corpse in MN 43 ). MN 43 "What is the difference between one who is dead,...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!
Replies: 18
Views: 2750

Re: Luang Por Liem in Brazil !!!

Visit of Luang Por Piak to Brazil http://www.cttbusa.org/monks_visit/6.JPG We inform you that Luang Pók Piak, Ajahn Mudito's teacher, will be in Brazil for a brief visit later this month. He will be accompanied by Luang Pó Isara and Ajahn Sapai, as well as a group of lay disciples. Although they re...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Jun 08, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Samatha Bhāvana
Topic: Has anyone here mastered any of the jhanas?
Replies: 141
Views: 2221

Re: Has anyone here mastered any of the jhanas?

fourth jhāna respiration ceases; you both have achieved this? Morpheus: How did I beat you? Neo: You... you're too fast. Morpheus: Do you believe that my being stronger or faster has anything to do with my muscles in this place? Do you think that's air you're breathing now? https://www.youtube.com/...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed May 30, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: How does one observe Anatta ?
Replies: 108
Views: 1573

Re: How does one observe Anatta ?

middle discourses 109 - The Longer Discourse on the Full-Moon night “Sir, how does one know and see so that there’s no ego, possessiveness, or underlying tendency to conceit for this conscious body and all external stimuli?” “One truly sees any kind of form at all—past, future, or present; internal ...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed May 30, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: The best UFO report I've ever read
Replies: 8
Views: 333

Re: The best UFO report I've ever read

LunaCognita NASA's Alien Anomalies caught on film - A compilation of stunning UFO footage from NASA's archives https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlLN_Jcg1pc NASA's Alien Anomalies caught on film - A compilation of stunning UFO footage from NASA's archives https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-RPWhigpQg Py...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed May 30, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: How does one observe Anatta ?
Replies: 108
Views: 1573

Re: How does one observe Anatta ?

Anatta-lakkhana Sutta The Characteristic of Not-Self https://suttacentral.net/sn22.59/en/sujato Verse 367. He Is A Monk Who Has No Attachment For whom there is no making ‘mine’ towards all name and form, who does not grieve for what is not, he’s truly ‘bhikkhu’ called. http://www.buddhanet.net/dham...
by Lucas Oliveira
Tue May 29, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Uposatha Observance Club
Replies: 251
Views: 57519

Re: Uposatha Observance Club

Happy Wesak Day (Vesak)

now in Thailand


https://dharma-records.buddhasasana.net ... ndars-2018

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by Lucas Oliveira
Wed May 23, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Your 2018 Vesak plans
Replies: 6
Views: 286

Re: Your 2018 Vesak plans

Two Koreas Celebrate Vesak With Joint Prayer

https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/two-k ... int-prayer


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by Lucas Oliveira
Tue May 15, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Your 2018 Vesak plans
Replies: 6
Views: 286

Re: Your 2018 Vesak plans

Vesak Day Celebration 2018

some countries are celebrating at the end of April.

and another will celebrate now in late May

:anjali: