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by nelisjan
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: benefits of cow urine
Replies: 19
Views: 3062

Re: benefits of cow urine

I'm very curious to find out how this will work to help me. I had been suggested to try this during an injury I once had. I had tried it blindly :sage: which is quite amusing because it was used on a temporarily blinded eye :jumping: In my experience it provided relief and I believe the healing was ...
by nelisjan
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Enquiry about UBNU United Buddhist Nations University of organization UBNO
Replies: 4
Views: 851

Re: Enquiry about UBNU United Buddhist Nations University of organization UBNO

:tantrum: Oh no! I almost signed up for one of their programs of Buddhist Doctor in Theravada. I was interested in improving my understanding of Sila and thus came upon this. I was confused by the man/woman who was trying to convince me to sign up. He/they kept promising me more discounts if I enrol...
by nelisjan
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: Renunciation of family life
Replies: 11
Views: 2680

Re: Renunciation of family life

I'm still a beginner in my journey but I envision that someday in the future, I will don the robes of monkhood. I am very happy to read the stories, examples and experiences outlined in this thread. My brother has doubts about me walking the path but I face no major conflict with my family and frien...
by nelisjan
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: mahasi vipassana vs goenka vipassana
Replies: 103
Views: 27309

Re: mahasi vipassana vs goenka vipassana

I was eager to join a Vipassana retreat and heard there are 10 day silent meditation programs. I have been searching online for many different organizations and teachers across different traditions since months. I would like to know if they encompass both type of vipassanas being discussed in this t...
by nelisjan
Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Amsterdam!
Replies: 4
Views: 923

Greetings from Amsterdam!

:smile: Hallo all, it gives me great pleasure to join this forum to broaden my understanding of the journey. I was initiated by accidentally chancing upon the Bukkyo Kyokai during my Japanese travels. I seek to walk further and am always looking to learn from every where. :namaste: