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by mario92
Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:05 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: dank buddhist memes
Replies: 12
Views: 330

Re: dank buddhist memes

hahha thats a good one, very funny, thanks
by mario92
Sun Oct 15, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Stopping eating considered a suicide?
Replies: 18
Views: 683

Re: Stopping eating considered a suicide?

Hi you can always change of view point.
by mario92
Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Accept Yourself as You Are, Even When Others Don’t
Replies: 32
Views: 1006

Re: Accept Yourself as You Are, Even When Others Don’t

I have the same problem, but i think the best way to deal with this people is to teach them something useful about dhamma.
by mario92
Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Orthorexia
Replies: 12
Views: 333

Re: Orthorexia

Hi eating healthy is very good, but i am loosing weight when i eat whatever is in front of me, i dont have money to buy good healthy food or to prepare it.
by mario92
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Earthquake
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: Earthquake

Thank you Kim :) :anjali:
by mario92
Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Earthquake
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: Earthquake

by mario92
Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Earthquake
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Earthquake

Hi DW i dont do this to gain attention or something, i just want to advice about an earthquake that could happen soon in California and BC nexte week or days, according to Alex Backman, mexican scientist, i dont know an english source but here is his youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-...
by mario92
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: How do you know if you've entered the stream?
Replies: 28
Views: 1268

Re: How do you know if you've entered the stream?

Nibbanna is or means disenchantment?
by mario92
Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:44 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: How do you know if you've entered the stream?
Replies: 28
Views: 1268

Re: How do you know if you've entered the stream?

I have some questions, in the book of No Ajahn Chah, verse49, ajahn said that if one believes one had attained sottappanna or any ariya state one should go and reverence that ariya. This ariya would say it is uncertain, and also the other ariyas. This made me ponder how accurate are this attainments...
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:09 am
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: The paccekabuddha A buddhist ascetic
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Re: The paccekabuddha A buddhist ascetic

Hi Mario your writing is a bit unclear but this is the correct understanding of a Pratyekabuddha/Paccekabuddha. They are one of the three fully enlightened beings. 1. Sammasambuddhas (Gautama Buddha was such a Buddha) - This implies Omniscience and the ability to teach the Dhamma fully and leave be...
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:20 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Dictatorship in Latin America and its possible effects
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Dictatorship in Latin America and its possible effects

David N. Snyder wrote:Perhaps it's good that president Enrique Peña Nieto cannot seek re-election so that someone else from Partido Revolucionario Institucional can run. I heard Nieto is not very popular right now.

:popcorn:
Yes i think he won because he was handsome :P and gave food before elections in 2012
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: mara still tried to disturb the buddha after nibanna
Replies: 16
Views: 575

Re: mara still tried to disturb the buddha after nibanna

How fearful is Mara? can he change the perception of the senses? or just toughts?
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Dictatorship in Latin America and its possible effects
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Dictatorship in Latin America and its possible effects

Hi recently i had seen very bad news about Venezuela dictator Nicolas Maduro, the difficult situation over there about lack of food, opression, etc, the intentions of the US to invade this state, so in the middle of that conflict, here in Mexico very soon will be the elections in 2018, The president...
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: The paccekabuddha A buddhist ascetic
Replies: 5
Views: 293

The paccekabuddha A buddhist ascetic

Hi dhammawheel i was watching a youtube radiotalk of yuttadhammo bhikkhu about paccekabuddha, and i desired to make some investigation in the web and i found this book http://www.bps.lk/olib/wh/wh305.pdf This book is a little bit strikening, specially because its contents of the paccekabuddha behavi...
by mario92
Fri Aug 18, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: How does a Buddhist socialise?
Replies: 13
Views: 690

Re: How does a Buddhist socialise?

I have the same problem, i was in the habit of having too much iddle talk last semester because i was fear of became like too much serious, but it can be an advantage about being very focused and alert when in classroom no moving limbs, etc. In general i had been with this fear of dependence on some...
by mario92
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Detox
Replies: 16
Views: 543

Re: Detox

I saw a documentary of a wat in thailand, wat thamkrabok, they use a special-secret formula to detox the body in short time, i dont know what is the formula.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6Oeds8kHtk
by mario92
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: health and celibacy
Replies: 44
Views: 1592

Re: health and celibacy

Where of an evening they gathered and carried away for supper, there next morning the rice stood ripe and grown again. Where in the morning they gathered and carried away for breakfast, there in the evening it stood ripe and grown again. No break was to be seen [where the husks had been broken off]...
by mario92
Fri Aug 04, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: health and celibacy
Replies: 44
Views: 1592

Re: health and celibacy

khemindas wrote:In my opinion western medicine creates a big myth, about use of sex, and harm of his absence. And the second, even if sex would help to health , and his absence would harm, it would not important, because spiritual development is more important then health.
Thank you venerable
by mario92
Fri Aug 04, 2017 1:58 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: The Pure Land is the Pure Mind
Replies: 175
Views: 4147

Re: The Pure Land is the Pure Mind

They usually have very good posts in youtube on kamma or buddhist stories about how kamma works, master Chin Kung, Master Sheng Yen, Master Hai Tao, below is a link to the channel, i think they have very good explanations about kamma ive ever seen, other theravada monks also make some good comments ...
by mario92
Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:01 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: health and celibacy
Replies: 44
Views: 1592

Re: health and celibacy

Thank you paul :), i was reading the maha satipatthana sutta and while reading it i became very relaxed.