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by bodom
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: a newbie saying hello
Replies: 7
Views: 140

Re: a newbie saying hello

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Question 4 re- MN118 Anapanasati Sutta
Replies: 36
Views: 533

Re: Question 4 re- MN118 Anapanasati Sutta

The breath is tied to the body and the body to the breath. If the breath is calm the body will naturally be calm as a result and vice versa. You cannot separate the two they condition one another. I never understood the distinction that is made in the commentaries between the breath "body" and the e...
by bodom
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:37 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Just a Hello
Replies: 9
Views: 803

Re: Just a Hello

Welcome back!

:namaste:
by bodom
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:58 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Is there any sutta, that have description of three characteristics?
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Re: Is there any sutta, that have description of three characteristics?

May be anything such as tilakkhana vibhanga sutta? You won't find any such suttas because they are perceptions to be developed to induce dispassion not meant to be actual descriptions of things in and of themselves. Three "characteristics" is unfortunately a commonly accepted translation. SN 55.3: ...
by bodom
Sat Nov 24, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Does the Tathagata exist after death?
Replies: 18
Views: 321

Re: Does the Tathagata exist after death?

Does the Tathagata exist after death? https://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitak ... .than.html Can we apply above to beings? How predictable ) The one and only correct explanation why Buddha didn't answer those questions is not mentioned at all in this eternalist "intro". Buddha didn't answer because...
by bodom
Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Aus
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Hi from Aus

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from East coast USA
Replies: 3
Views: 338

Re: Hello from East coast USA

Welcome!

:anjali:
by bodom
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from New Zealand :)
Replies: 9
Views: 542

Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Welcome!

:anjali:
by bodom
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, Saludos. From Mexico.
Replies: 7
Views: 677

Re: Hello, Saludos. From Mexico.

Welcome!

:anjali:
by bodom
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Mexico!
Replies: 8
Views: 1127

Re: Hello from Mexico!

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Sweden
Replies: 8
Views: 1192

Re: Hello from Sweden

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Vitor, from Brazil
Replies: 8
Views: 924

Re: Vitor, from Brazil

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Reintroduction from California
Replies: 7
Views: 738

Re: Reintroduction from California

Welcome back!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Mikael from Scotland
Replies: 3
Views: 747

Re: Mikael from Scotland

Welcome!

:namaste:
by bodom
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: greetings
Replies: 9
Views: 865

Re: greetings

Welcome!

:namaste: