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by daimond
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:04 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Downloading books you have had physical copies of
Replies: 41
Views: 3255

Re: Downloading books you have had physical copies of

well if simple do not make it complicated, send email to the author ask permit to download the material or read the material.
by daimond
Mon Aug 05, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: The decreasing freedom of free- speech. by Jake Neuman
Replies: 0
Views: 595

The decreasing freedom of free- speech. by Jake Neuman

well, i read in www. faithfreedom.org about this. ( The decreasing freedom of free- speech. by Jake Neuman ) it's about freespeech and the diffrent hate speech, also defamation. as I know the freespeech in westren (usa and uk / eruope) has help to critize and help improvement of knowledge and civili...
by daimond
Mon Aug 05, 2013 3:03 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: More troubling news
Replies: 80
Views: 12047

Vihara Ekayana in Indonesia get bom by unknown

my regular Vihara Ekayana (not so far from my live) in jakarta get bombs (2 bomb) yesterday.

As recent violance increase to target Buddhism in Indonesia.
by daimond
Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:08 pm
Forum: Dhammic Stories
Topic: sarivanija jataka stories new translation?
Replies: 2
Views: 1235

Water pots

thank you for the answer. "Water Pot", there no doubt this story have connection to second jataka and first jataka they speaking about a gucci (water jar / water pot). In a complete view in this story if follow the new translation would cast a doubt why there a barter transaction be done as trader t...
by daimond
Sun Jun 30, 2013 6:00 pm
Forum: Dhammic Stories
Topic: sarivanija jataka stories new translation?
Replies: 2
Views: 1235

sarivanija jataka stories new translation?

sarivanija jataka 3, when I reading this story and realize this stories have many shining star flying and wonder to explore and finaly realize the second jataka are a part of this stories so the first jataka it is continue stories. but there new translation and this new translation cut the ties of t...
by daimond
Sun Jun 30, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: On Thanissaro Bhikkhu's anatta teachings
Replies: 356
Views: 33804

Re: On Thanissaro Bhikkhu's anatta teachings

your favorit color must be one from the rainbow color.
by daimond
Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: More troubling news
Replies: 80
Views: 12047

Re: More troubling news

well, i looking the source of this letter and finaly find from facebook wirathu

https://m.facebook.com/notes/wira-thu/o ... 3?refid=17
by daimond
Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: More troubling news
Replies: 80
Views: 12047

ven Wira thu letter (facebook is geniue?)

hm, there a letter in Facebook this letter in question. Ms. Hannah Beech- TIME သို႔ ဦးဝီရသူ၏ အိပ္ဖြင့္ေပးစာ Dear Sister Ms. Hannah Beech, I nationalist Buddhist Monk U Wira Thu is writing this letter to you. When you came to us, we had treated you and your photographer with hospitability. You know w...
by daimond
Sat Jun 29, 2013 1:51 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: More troubling news
Replies: 80
Views: 12047

Re: More troubling news

And not forgot the forigen politice of mynmar as far i understand there would build oil pipe pas this region to china this closenes make certain nation dislike the ide the mynmar closenes relation to china.
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 6:37 pm
Forum: Early Buddhism
Topic: Ekayana
Replies: 10
Views: 2323

Re: Ekayana

well, in Indonesia not far away from my home there Ekayana Graha Arama (increase from the past "Vihara Ekayana Graha" ), it's Mahayana vihara but this follow the Ekayana prinsiple all Budhist teaching right now are back to the origin Buddha Sakyamuni teaching, so open to diffrent stream to come toge...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?
Replies: 376
Views: 51138

Re: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?

if you look to up there quote speaking about ernest hemingway (+50) and there abit about james joyce (+70), i know ernest hemingway but not familiar(not know) with james joyce.
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:00 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?
Replies: 376
Views: 51138

Re: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?

What gives the right for someone else to make money off someone else's work? this quite difficult answer(i hope i not wrong answerd it) regular author work in a company, they pay the author for the works so company held the copyright laws of the work and of course they want get return for they inves...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?
Replies: 376
Views: 51138

Re: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?

basicly copyright law origin to meet two side the owner of the creation would accept something from they creation in this case money for they living but there other hand there public who would not able acsess to this creation who maybe this kind person would able be inspire by this creation to creat...