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by deedublew
Fri May 25, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: How much happy are you?
Replies: 81
Views: 11983

Re: How much happy are you?

No_Mind wrote:
Wed May 23, 2018 4:11 am

To put it differently I have a very happy spirit inside a very sad mind.

:namaste:
This is me today ..

:namaste: :namaste: :namaste:
by deedublew
Fri May 25, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: meditation retreat Thailand
Replies: 7
Views: 1298

Re: meditation retreat Thailand

Yes, best of luck. An instructor or teacher at a retreat is so very useful. Unfortunately all the retreat places I know mostly do 10 or 11 day retreats. Could you spend more time, or are you on a tight schedule on holiday? Thank you. Yes, thought an idea of a instructor / teacher would be good as w...
by deedublew
Thu May 10, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: meditation retreat Thailand
Replies: 7
Views: 1298

Re: meditation retreat Thailand

This monastery does not run formal retreats much anymore, but it is very friendly for women, with most of the residents being Mae Chees, women who have renounced the home life to live like nuns. When I was there a few years ago, there were only two monks, and about 15 women. There were enough engli...
by deedublew
Wed May 09, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: meditation retreat Thailand
Replies: 7
Views: 1298

meditation retreat Thailand

Dear All, Would anyone be able to recommend a female only meditation retreat in Thailand please ? I am looking to go there in mid September, no more than five days. Through Google Nirotharam Vipassana Meditation Center - Chom Tong, Chiang Mai has caught my eye. If anyone can share some personal expe...
by deedublew
Tue May 08, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Melbourne
Replies: 5
Views: 995

Hello from Melbourne

Hello,

Came across this forum just yesterday and joined in immediately !

Feel so privileged and humble to be associated with the 'kalyanamitta'.

Much blessings for sharing your knowledge and experiences.

Metta to all
by deedublew
Tue May 08, 2018 1:21 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: suffering is caused by ????
Replies: 32
Views: 4179

Re: suffering is caused by ????

jweyek wrote:
Sun May 06, 2018 10:31 pm
Just my two cents:an illusory self seeks satisfaction from impermanent and inherently unsatisfactory phenomena. Dukkha.
:namaste: :namaste:
by deedublew
Mon May 07, 2018 3:35 am
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Walking meditation before or after jogging?
Replies: 25
Views: 3076

Re: Walking meditation before or after jogging?

Greeting all :) Just joined this site today and already have found some inspirational stuff. So, really glad I am here. Saw this thread and thought even at this late stage to add my experience in meditating while walking. I do a brisk walk for about 40 minutes a day mostly in the evening. I've notic...