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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: 3001

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: 567

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: 11067

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: 1158

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: 1158

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: 31593

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: 11067

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: 11067

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: 11067

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: 2127

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: 356
Views: 42884

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: 356
Views: 42884

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: 356
Views: 42884

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...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:24 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What does it mean:You ́re already everything you dreamed of?
Replies: 2
Views: 897

Re: What does it mean:You ́re already everything you dreamed

I think this would refer to born as human as the fortunate one, able to live until this time, can walk freely, can see clearly, can hear dhamma, can breathe easyly, can work according to dhamma (eightfold path), can speak and sing freely, can sleep easyly, whathever you go freely. Live it is so prec...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Monks in private jets pass test
Replies: 144
Views: 19982

Re: Monks in private jets pass test

well, this nothing you would read latter in new like "time magazine" a bhikku carry a gun.
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 2:55 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Upcoming College Grad Looking for Advice on Jobs/Moving
Replies: 16
Views: 3068

Re: Upcoming College Grad Looking for Advice on Jobs/Moving

How about indiana, there "Purdue reacher park" Under development since the late 1990s, the Purdue Research Parks are now home to nearly 200 companies encompassing numerous industries and fields of study, including biology , materials science, and information science, among others. This kind park has...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 1:15 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?
Replies: 356
Views: 42884

Re: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?

pannatti dhamma, law of agrement in this case copyright law give to creator (author, musician) and public (public domain) to balance and fairness when the law copyright been corupted and been broken so the trust of the agrement too. it is natural when the broken copyright be force to people, the peo...
by daimond
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:18 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Does illegal downloading violate the 2nd precept?
Replies: 356
Views: 42884

Ernest Hemingway Book.

I am sorry i made a mistake falseing or mix with usa and europe copyright law. (+70) International law +50 years after the author die. example: Ernest Hemingway books he died in 1961 +50 yr= 2011 so that end the copyright law, the ernest hemingway books it is aviable to public domain in 2012. [quote...