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by Zachary
Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Losing friendships
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Losing friendships

Hello, My friends like to go partying, drinking, going to festivals, chasing their dreams of succes, enjoying a whole lot of entertainment. And I'm totally opposite of what they're doing. I spend most of my hours in meditation, read meditation manuals, go to dhamma groups and to retreats. I think me...
by Zachary
Sun Mar 25, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: talented people and non self
Replies: 33
Views: 849

talented people and non self

Hi all, People are different. Someone can play the guitar and have a naturaltalent and someone can have many hours of practice and still can't play a decent song. I'm struggling to grasp the concept of nonself. So people can't say that those talents are of themselves. Do I have to accept on blind fa...
by Zachary
Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: tired from work
Replies: 10
Views: 534

Re: tired from work

Hey everybody, Thanks for the reply's. It's really helpful to me to know different peoples perspective. My working ours are really few. Ten hours per week. So I got a lot of free time to practice dhamma. I think I will take an hour of rest after I'm finished from work. If I need it, maybe even more....
by Zachary
Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: tired from work
Replies: 10
Views: 534

tired from work

Hello Everybody, I'm new on this forum. I'm from the Netherlands. I got a new part-time job since three weeks. It is physical work. And when I'm finished I'm really physically exhausted. My question is: What can I do on dhamma after work when I'm so exhausted? I got a passion for walking meditation....