Hi All :
Can anybody point me to an Apple iCal file (.ics) that shows the 2013 Uposatha Observance Days? I found the 2012 version on the Access to Insight site but can't seem to find the 2013 version...
Any help is greatly appreciated!!
With gratitude :
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- Wed Mar 06, 2013 4:04 am
- Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
- Topic: I finally paid off my debts...
- Replies: 39
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Ah, okay. Thanks, Retro.retrofuturist wrote:Greetings,
It is a requirement of the Vinaya (monastic discipline).Śūnyatā wrote:Pardon the uneducated question here: Why must one pay off one's debts before choosing to ordain?
With gratitude :
Thank you all for your thoughtful responses; they are much appreciated. _/\_ I stumbled on an excellent Dhamma talk by Ajahn Brahm today (link to it below) and one quote in particular struck a chord with me: Attachment is born by the illusion of ownership. The talk: http://www.theravada-dhamma.org/b...
- Fri Feb 01, 2013 11:50 pm
- Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
- Topic: excellent tool to help manage weight and exercise
- Replies: 6
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I agree that it’s a terrific app for holding one accountable for their consumption-related actions ("That's 846 calories?? Seriously?? Yikes."). When I use it consistently, the weight really does drop off. The key word here is when...
I actually just sent a letter to Metta Forest Monastry for a copy! I'm equally excited.lojong1 wrote:I have not read it yet, but am excited to see a whole book about it:
full pdf of Thanissaro Bhikkhu's The Paradox of Becoming
Hi Dhamma friends : I often vacillate between intuitively understanding the concept of becoming and questioning if I actually do. I would love to hear, in your own words, how you personally define becoming. Or, if you'd like to point me in the direction of a definition by a Dhamma teacher you feel e...
- Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:18 am
- Forum: Lounge (Archive)
- Topic: The obligatory Dhamma themed movie thread
- Replies: 160
- Views: 41311
i've been interested in this movie but wary as from the trailer i don't see dhamma. can you specify what is dhamma in it? "Whether a tree, a mountain or an animal (or the movie Samsara), it's all Dhamma, everything is Dhamma." — Ajahn Chah (with a slight remix by Sun). :) A potent movie, in my humb...