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by OneWayOut
Sat Sep 15, 2012 2:50 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Morning nervousness
Replies: 9
Views: 1449

Re: Morning nervousness

Hey OneWayOut What exactly are you afraid of? Best wishes, Alobha I really don't know. I try to find something specific but I think my mind isn't "clear" enough to find it yet. I didn't have an awesome childhood which would be the root of my problem. Till age 6 everything was normal but than we mov...
by OneWayOut
Sat Sep 15, 2012 1:29 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Morning nervousness
Replies: 9
Views: 1449

Morning nervousness

Hey guys, I suffer from morning anxiety/nervousness. It's really hard for me to meditate in the morning and most of the time I just avoid it (even though I would want to) I go on my computer or listen to music to just run away from that feeling (which makes everything 10times worse of course) By the...
by OneWayOut
Tue Jul 24, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.
Replies: 11
Views: 1524

Re: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.

Yeah sorry my fault. Body scan isn't really a part of the meditation techniques we just use it as introduction, teacher told us that.
by OneWayOut
Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:13 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.
Replies: 11
Views: 1524

Re: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.

Greetings OWO, As FWBO (Friends of the Western Buddhist Order), Triratna had something of a chequered history. Google "FWBO Files" for more information. The spiritual head of the FWBO, Sangharakshita, who was the centre of past controversy is now an old man, and I believe he isn't particularly acti...
by OneWayOut
Tue Jul 24, 2012 2:41 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.
Replies: 11
Views: 1524

Re: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.

Thank you everyone for your answers. Without accusing anyone of anything, I would recommend that you try and find a more grounded, conservative branch of Theravada. If you give us the general area in which you live, I'm sure we could easily help you find some Buddhist organizations close to you. Tri...
by OneWayOut
Mon Jul 23, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.
Replies: 11
Views: 1524

I'm new here and I have some questions for you guys.

Hey, I'm from France and since a few months I'm going to this weekly Triratna Buddhist Community. Well I can't go every week but I go whenever I can. I became intrested in Buddhism, when I started to learn about the practice of mindfullness and the fact that thoughts and emotions are nothing more th...
by OneWayOut
Mon Jul 23, 2012 12:45 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New guy
Replies: 4
Views: 750

New guy

Hey,

I'm 21, I'm new to Buddhism. I've been meditating for about 2 to 3 months now.

I'm looking forward to learn from some of you.