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by Ytrog
Thu Jan 23, 2014 8:11 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Anniversary gavesako!
Replies: 12
Views: 808

Re: Happy Anniversary gavesako!

I'm a bit late, but happy anniversary bhante :D
by Ytrog
Wed May 29, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Nalanda University returns to life
Replies: 6
Views: 1123

Re: Nalanda University returns to life

I hope it will be successful despite the doubts people have about the location :)
by Ytrog
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Monk weight
Replies: 6
Views: 2159

Re: Monk weight

I lost 5 Kg in three weeks while staying in Chithurst Buddhist Monastery last month.
by Ytrog
Tue Nov 06, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: BuddhaMetta UK
Replies: 3
Views: 1280

Re: BuddhaMetta UK

It is also on the way from Harwich to Chithurst ^^
by Ytrog
Fri Oct 26, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Dictionary of Pali Proper Names
Replies: 21
Views: 4425

Re: Dictionary of Pali Proper Names

Ah, thnx :D
by Ytrog
Fri Oct 26, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Dictionary of Pali Proper Names
Replies: 21
Views: 4425

Re: Dictionary of Pali Proper Names

So, from I have seen this is a pali dictionary, am I right?

Thanks for putting it online :anjali:
by Ytrog
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:28 pm
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: I'm missing a drooling smiley :D
Replies: 3
Views: 1689

Re: I'm missing a drooling smiley :D

You can use images linked from anywhere as a smiley too Image
by Ytrog
Tue Sep 18, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Best Buddhist Tweeters
Replies: 1
Views: 499

Re: Best Buddhist Tweeters

I know this one:
https://twitter.com/yuttadhammo" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; :anjali:
by Ytrog
Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Maarten!
Replies: 8
Views: 739

Re: Happy Birthday Maarten!

Happy birthday :toast:
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 17, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: LOL
Replies: 2
Views: 1005

Re: LOL

Saw this one as well :rofl:
by Ytrog
Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:49 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

Re: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?

James the Giant wrote:
UhBaUnTaUh wrote:Zen Style Theravada Bhikkhu
What's that like? What do they do?
I wonder about that as well :thinking:
by Ytrog
Sat Sep 15, 2012 12:46 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: How do monks deal with their robes in the winter?
Replies: 25
Views: 5888

Re: How do monks deal with their robes in the winter?

I don't think it is photoshopped tbh.
by Ytrog
Tue Sep 11, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

Re: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?

Maarten wrote:How was your stay, did you enjoy?
Yes, very much. I'll be there again in three weeks and will stay for three weeks this time :D

Btw, your name suggests you are Dutch. Am I right?
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 9:34 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: How do monks deal with their robes in the winter?
Replies: 25
Views: 5888

Re: How do monks deal with their robes in the winter?

Thank you all for the information.

Bhante, how do you deal with it yourself? You aren't exactly living in the hottest climate :anjali:
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:39 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Questions about noting
Replies: 10
Views: 2289

Re: Questions about noting

I find labeling a very distracting practice myself. I started out that way and it is great if your concentrations is really weak, but I prefer just trying bare attention to what feelings (bodily and mentally) arise and cease during meditation and the rest of the day.
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Vipassana Beginners Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 2059

Re: Vipassana Beginners Questions

While not exclusively about Vipassana (far from it) this link might be of help: http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/authors/story/bl015.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; The Maha-satipatthana Sutta (a great discourse about mindfulness): http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/dn/dn....
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Everything is amazing yet nobody is happy
Replies: 7
Views: 1139

Re: Everything is amazing yet nobody is happy

It is funny because it is true :rofl:
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: World's shortest 'Dhamma' domain name
Replies: 14
Views: 1889

Re: World's shortest 'Dhamma' domain name

Some countries are very strict about the nationality of the person who requests a domain, so you're quite lucky you got a .ma address :clap: Thanks, this is true. I once tried to get a Dhamma related domain name from Canada with the extension dot ca (.ca) and I wasn't able to do so since I do not r...
by Ytrog
Mon Sep 10, 2012 5:25 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?
Replies: 18
Views: 4122

Re: Is it hard to get ordained in the UK monasteries?

Hmm, I don't know about the waiting list. Last year I stayed at Cittaviveka with a few other guests. They wanted to become Anagarika's and two of them still are. So my estimation is that the chances are quite high provided you are reasonably healthy in body and mind. I also noticed on the list of re...
by Ytrog
Thu Sep 06, 2012 10:26 pm
Forum: Dhammaduta (Dhamma propagation)
Topic: Dana - suggested places to make donations
Replies: 67
Views: 27495

Re: Dana - suggested places to make donations

I want to help out with a monastery and not only donating money. As I'm not living near one would helping with maintaining their site be considered dana? :?