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by bodom
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member Cato (Robert)
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Re: New Member Cato (Robert)

Welcome!

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by bodom
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi, Danish Theravade Buddhist . .
Replies: 7
Views: 137

Re: Hi, Danish Theravade Buddhist . .

Welcome!

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by bodom
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Ajahn Chah Memorial Day January 16th 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 210

Ajahn Chah Memorial Day January 16th 2020

AJAHN CHAH MEMORIAL DAY January 16th 2020 marks the 28th anniversary of Ajahn Chah’s passing away (in 1992). He was undoubtedly one of the most revered Buddhist teachers in the modern era, and was a doyen of the “forest monastic tradition” who attracted many Thai and foreign disciples to train under...
by bodom
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to the forum
Replies: 5
Views: 193

Re: New to the forum

Welcome!

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by bodom
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Recollection of death - a guided meditation by Ven. Anālayo
Replies: 20
Views: 313

Re: Recollection of death - a guided meditation by Ven. Anālayo

Perhaps death meditation is suitable for people who are indulging in sensual pleasures. i searched for this meditation, specifically because I have a couple of serious health conditions, and while I will try my best to heal from them, it's not guaranteed I will; a heart specialist implied I might n...
by bodom
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:30 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Sila is the first and last step on the path to enlightenment.
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: Sila is the first and last step on the path to enlightenment.

It certainly leads to the highest: So I have heard. At one time the Buddha was staying near Sāvatthī in Jeta’s Grove, Anāthapiṇḍika’s monastery. Then Venerable Ānanda went up to the Buddha, bowed, sat down to one side, and said to him: “Sir, what is the purpose and benefit of skillful ethics?” “Ānan...
by bodom
Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Really Confused...!
Replies: 20
Views: 591

Re: Really Confused...!

The Criterion for the right and true Dhamma: The Eight Principles    I have heard that at on one occasion the Blessed One was staying at Vesali, in the Peaked Roof Hall in the Great Forest. Then Mahapajapati Gotami went to the Blessed One and, on arrival, having bowed down to him, stood to one side....
by bodom
Tue Jan 07, 2020 2:18 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey Guys! Im newbie
Replies: 7
Views: 338

Re: Hey Guys! Im newbie

Welcome!

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by bodom
Fri Jan 03, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 6
Views: 231

Re: Hello all

Welcome!

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by bodom
Wed Dec 25, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !!!
Replies: 10
Views: 312

Re: Merry Christmas Dhamma Wheel !!!

Merry Christmas!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Early Buddhist & Shukke
Replies: 4
Views: 341

Re: Early Buddhist & Shukke

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Sat Dec 21, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Teaching of Ajaan Fuang Jotiko.
Replies: 25
Views: 496

Re: Teaching of Ajaan Fuang Jotiko.

SarathW wrote:
Sat Dec 21, 2019 11:35 pm
Thanks, B
Yes, I think I got that wrong.
Thank you again for the correction.
:namaste:
by bodom
Sat Dec 21, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Teaching of Ajaan Fuang Jotiko.
Replies: 25
Views: 496

Re: Teaching of Ajaan Fuang Jotiko.

There was a long debate in this forum about the Ven. Thanissaro's teaching on Nibbana as an objective reality. It appears to me now he has developed this view from his teacher, Ajahn Fuang. I think the whole Ajahn Chah tradition is infected by this wrong view. What I can recall is that Ahahan Chah'...