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by bodom
Wed May 16, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 104

Re: Hello

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue May 08, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Melbourne
Replies: 4
Views: 115

Re: Hello from Melbourne

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Sun May 06, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Bonjour
Replies: 8
Views: 234

Re: Bonjour

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Wed May 02, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 4
Views: 117

Re: Hello everyone

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Bhikkhu Jayasara !!!
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Happy Birthday Bhikkhu Jayasara !!!

dylanj wrote:
Thu Apr 26, 2018 9:49 am
birth is suffering
Boy you must be fun at birthday parties. :tongue:

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Bhikkhu Jayasara !!!
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Happy Birthday Bhikkhu Jayasara !!!

Happy Birthday Bhante!

:namaste:
by bodom
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Muscle Tensions occurring during meditation.

Yes its very simple notice the tension, release and return to the moment over and over in both formal meditation and daily life. Wandering thoughts create tensions in the body especially the face. Have you ever seen the statue of The Thinker? A Face full of tension. Just keep relaxing both body and ...
by bodom
Sun Apr 22, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Metta
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: Metta

Sroberto wrote:
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:41 am
Why no metta meditation forum in the Paṭipatti: Elements of Buddhist practice. ?
Hi Sroberto,

Topics on metta meditation can be found in the General Theravada Meditation, Samatha and Vipassana sub forums.

:anjali:
by bodom
Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?
Replies: 346
Views: 6488

Re: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?

DO as observed in the present moment: “In the same way, Māgaṇḍiya, if I were to teach you the Dhamma—‘This is that freedom from Disease; this is that unbinding’—and you on your part were to know that freedom from Disease and see that unbinding, then together with the arising of your eyesight you wo...
by bodom
Sat Apr 21, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?
Replies: 346
Views: 6488

Re: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?

DNS wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:39 pm
bodom wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:02 pm
DO as observed in the present moment:
Good find. :thumbsup:

The Buddha said "my gosh"? :tongue:
Lol I found that funny as well.

:anjali:
by bodom
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?
Replies: 346
Views: 6488

Re: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?

DO as observed in the present moment: “In the same way, Māgaṇḍiya, if I were to teach you the Dhamma—‘This is that freedom from Disease; this is that unbinding’—and you on your part were to know that freedom from Disease and see that unbinding, then together with the arising of your eyesight you wou...
by bodom
Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy birthday SDC!
Replies: 11
Views: 171

Re: Happy birthday SDC!

Happy Birthday man!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?
Replies: 346
Views: 6488

Re: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?

cappuccino wrote:
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:12 am
bodom wrote:
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:08 am
cappuccino wrote:
Tue Apr 17, 2018 1:30 am
becoming a stream enterer is not about dependent arising
Oh but it most certainly is!
it most certainly is assumed to be
There is no more assuming. It has been presented to you in black and white from the suttas.

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?
Replies: 346
Views: 6488

Re: Which view on DO resonates with you the most?

becoming a stream enterer is not about dependent arising Oh but it most certainly is! "And which are the four factors of stream-entry with which he is endowed? "There is the case where the disciple of the noble ones is endowed with verified confidence in the Awakened One: 'Indeed, the Blessed One i...
by bodom
Sun Apr 15, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: All is one. Change my view.
Replies: 25
Views: 464

Re: All is one. Change my view.

dharmacorps wrote:
Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:08 pm
Thanissaro Bhikkhu has much to say on this:

https://tricycle.org/magazine/we-are-not-one/
:thumbsup:

Beat me to it.

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Buddhism and alcohol
Replies: 221
Views: 8601

Re: Buddhism and alcohol

Yes you absolutely will need medical intervention in order to stop drinking if it has gotten to this point. Have you spoken with any detox facilities yet? :namaste: As doctors can't help me, I have another plan. I will give my credit card to mother, and tell her, no to ever give me back. I can't bu...
by bodom
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Buddhism and alcohol
Replies: 221
Views: 8601

Re: Buddhism and alcohol

I missed the appointment at rehab, because I got drunk again. Next meeting will be in 3-4 weeks. Detox was a good advice, but in my panic I detoxed myself at home. It was a heedless idea, because I had tremor and almost a seizure. Next time I will call the ambulance, i hope it will not happen. Doct...
by bodom
Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Norway
Replies: 6
Views: 161

Re: Hello from Norway

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Sun Apr 08, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Dukkha as a property of the objects.
Replies: 9
Views: 263

Re: Dukkha as a property of the objects.

Objects are only suffering when you attach to them.

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Apr 06, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi all!
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Hi all!

Welcome!

:namaste: