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by salayatananirodha
Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: mindfulness of death on FNC
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: mindfulness of death on FNC

The Great Exposition of Kamma 15. (i) "Now, Ananda, there is the person who has killed living beings here... has had wrong view. And on the dissolution of the body, after death, he reappears in the states of deprivation, in an unhappy destination, in perdition, in hell.[7] But (perhaps) the evil ka...
by salayatananirodha
Mon Sep 28, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Against Nāgārjuna
Replies: 33
Views: 649

Re: Against Nāgārjuna

maybe u should read more
by salayatananirodha
Mon Sep 28, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: what are the downsides of getting a flu shot
Replies: 17
Views: 347

Re: what are the downsides of getting a flu shot

i'm not worried about having a reaction to the flu vaccine, i'm more worried about lasting effects there might be, like a pampered immune system that won't fight for me or perhaps a toxic component that will manifest years later i remain unconvinced either way covid-19 has been at least overstated e...
by salayatananirodha
Mon Sep 28, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: mindfulness of death on FNC
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: mindfulness of death on FNC

So the types of actions that lead to various realms are speculative? Why should I follow the five precepts if the result is speculative? no, this is a misrepresentation. the types of actions are not speculative. the role of kamma is much more than any one action. you don't know what a person did in...
by salayatananirodha
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: mindfulness of death on FNC
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: mindfulness of death on FNC

this is something we can only but should not speculate about
:buddha1:
by salayatananirodha
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: mindfulness of death on FNC
Replies: 10
Views: 298

mindfulness of death on FNC

fox news channel

by salayatananirodha
Wed Sep 23, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: If you are a monk. Do you eat anything after noon?
Replies: 15
Views: 5671

Re: If you are a monk. Do you eat anything after noon?

Hi, As the title. Do you eat anything after noon if you are a monk? Thanks It's extremely common throughout SE Asia for monastics to eat after noon. Temples where it would be prohibited are certainly abnormal from my experience. It's one of the rules the modern Sangha by majority does not follow pa...
by salayatananirodha
Wed Sep 23, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: my guess as to what a paṇḍaka is
Replies: 6
Views: 162

my guess as to what a paṇḍaka is

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muxe
this is what i think is similar to a paṇḍaka from ancient india
by salayatananirodha
Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: what are the downsides of getting a flu shot
Replies: 17
Views: 347

what are the downsides of getting a flu shot

i started getting the flu shot three years ago since i work with the public but now i'm rethinking it. it can be difficult to pin down non-politically charged facts. i get there are bad arguments against the flu shot but maybe there are some good ones? i think i have a good immune system maybe i am ...
by salayatananirodha
Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: More than one being in a single life
Replies: 5
Views: 158

Re: More than one being in a single life

angulimala sutta, angulimala was reborn in the holy life
by salayatananirodha
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: is dvedhavittaka sutta compatible with yonisomanasikāra?
Replies: 17
Views: 6460

Re: is dvedhavittaka sutta compatible with yonisomanasikāra?

can an admin correct the title of this post for me? instead of dvedhavittaka it should say vitakkasaṇṭhāna
by salayatananirodha
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:36 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Uttarakuru = gas planet resembling Saturn/Jupiter
Replies: 73
Views: 5786

Re: Uttarakuru = gas planet resembling Saturn/Jupiter

could it also be that normal human perception just doesn't recognize these forms and that they are within this sphere in an extra dimension
by salayatananirodha
Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: third precept karma
Replies: 2
Views: 1277

Re: third precept karma

In Erakaccha's town before l lived, A wealthy craftsman in all works of gold. Incensed by youth's hot blood, a wanton, I enjoyed (lustfully) with neighbours' wives. (437) Therefrom deceasing, long I cooked in hell, Till, fully ripened, I emerged, and then Found rebirth in the body of an ape. (438) ...