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by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Monastic Alms Round in the West
Replies: 36
Views: 1915

Re: Monastic Alms Round in the West

Here some pictures from the south of Germany: Muttodaya Forest Monastery

https://www.flickr.com/photos/muttodaya ... 7418215931

There are other monasteries too, where alms rounds are practiced

With best wishes
ShinMeiDokuJoh
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Glad to be back at Dhammawheel
Replies: 11
Views: 1305

Re: Glad to be back at Dhammawheel

Nice to see you here :group:
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Strong Mantra's for evil thoughts
Replies: 8
Views: 1015

Re: Strong Mantra's for evil thoughts

here is a thread about chants: https://dhammawheel.com/viewtopic.php?t=3832#p56419 Sabbe sattā sukhi hontu is a Pali phrase meaning “May all beings be well (or happy)”. It’s not, properly speaking, a mantra, but is a chant that is used in exactly the same way as a mantra. Or a modification: Sabbe sa...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: deadliest mass shooting in the U.S.
Replies: 63
Views: 3800

Re: deadliest mass shooting in the U.S.

So horrible, today I thought of you, David, glad to hear, you are ok
Here in the German news the possible connection to that isis was mentioned too, but doesn't seem likely at the moment.

Metta to all affected :heart:
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Back again
Replies: 16
Views: 1169

Re: Back again

Hi ya, welcome back :group:
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Advice on choosing between Wats
Replies: 10
Views: 1104

Re: Advice on choosing between Wats

Hi Chokhmah,
some years ago I stayed for 3 weeks at Wad Boonyawad at the women's section.
Here some pictures:
http://watboonyawad.blogspot.de

There were quite a lot of texts teachings by Ajahn Dtun in English

With best wishes
ShinMeiDokuJoh
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Fri Jul 14, 2017 5:48 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Which sutta is this Pali from?
Replies: 8
Views: 690

Re: Which sutta is this Pali from?


Hello Shin Mei,

Nice to see you around.

:jawdrop: :hello:
Thank you so much, dear Venerable Bhikku Dhammanando :smile: :anjali:

With best Regards
ShinMeiDokuJoh
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Thu Jul 13, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Which sutta is this Pali from?
Replies: 8
Views: 690

Re: Which sutta is this Pali from?

Hi Frank, I found a text which fits in parts including an English translation Magga-vibha"nga Sutta An Analysis of the Path http://www.abuddhistlibrary.com/Buddhism/B%20-%20Theravada/Chanting%20Books/I%20-%20A%20Chanting%20Guide/discourses.html Your text: So kho aham braahmana vivicceva kaamehi vivi...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sun Oct 10, 2010 3:35 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Recorded Pali Chants
Replies: 10
Views: 5536

Re: Recorded Pali Chants

Hi Moth, here some Pali Chantings with subbed with Pali using Thai letters and the spelling from Youtube: Morning Prayer สวดมนต์ทำวัตรเช้า Part One: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MX2EbVYthow&feature=related" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Morning Prayer สวดมนต์ทำวัตรเช้า Part Two: ht...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Thu Sep 02, 2010 7:13 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Regarding the absence of "JCSuperstar"
Replies: 91
Views: 14692

Re: Regarding the absence of "JCSuperstar"

Reading this sad news I cried, it is a tragedy. James I thank you for so much I learned from you at eSangha and Dhammawheel and we all miss you so much. I am not a frequent poster but here and also on facebook I felt every day happy reading some news about your activities and your family I keep you ...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sun Aug 29, 2010 5:56 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Full bhikkhuni ordinations in California Aug. 29, 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 3844

Re: Full bhikkhuni ordinations in California Aug. 29, 2010

Dear David, dear all,

this is really great news, thank you for sharing with us...and I am looking forward seeing some pictures


Sadhu Sadhu Sadhu

With best regards
ShinMeiDokuJoh
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sat Jun 26, 2010 2:01 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY COORAN!
Replies: 19
Views: 1707

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY COORAN!

Dear Chris,
I wish you a Happy Birthday
Health and Happyness :heart:

:buddha1: :buddha1: :buddha1:

With best regards
ShinMeiDokuJoh
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sat May 15, 2010 7:06 am
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Available books on monastic lifestyle
Replies: 5
Views: 1407

Re: Available books on monastic lifestyle

Dear friends, I don't want to waste a new thread on this, so I am posting a related question here. I'd be interested in online-resources about personal experiences of people who have ordained in Thailand. If you have read "Phra Farang" by Phra Peter Pannapadipo, you know what I have in mind. Any bl...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Thu May 13, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Temporary Ordination
Replies: 25
Views: 6233

Re: Temporary Ordination

I understand that Temporary Ordination is popular in Burma, Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia, but this practice is not popular in Sri Lanka. Is it correct ? Suan Hi Suanck, last year I was in Sri Lanka and one Monk told me, that temporary ordination ist not common in SriLanka. Here is an article about ...
by ShinMeiDokuJoh
Sun May 09, 2010 3:57 pm
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Shaving the head
Replies: 31
Views: 6422

Re: Shaving the head

Dear 5Khandas,

maybe a hair clipper is also allowed:

http://www.rubylane.com/shops/fenwoodstudio/item/RL1083" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

With best regards
ShinMeiDokuJoh