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by mario92
Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Is it possible for goodness to cause one's death?
Replies: 22
Views: 953

Re: Is it possible for goodness to cause one's death?

cappuccino wrote:Our Buddha was born in the middle of Kali Yuga.
Kali Yuga ends in 9 years…


What does it mean? (im just curious) :P
by mario92
Thu Mar 30, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero
Replies: 112
Views: 6846

Re: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero

Now there is another monk in the lineage. His name is Ven. Valasmulle Abaya. His teaching is very good. However, this lineage has some non-Theravada ideas. (Gandhabba is waiting for re-birth after one's death etc) He also said your mother and father is the people who donated sperm and the egg when ...
by mario92
Thu Mar 30, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: How to live long - an advise from 74 year old
Replies: 19
Views: 771

Re: How to live long - an advise from 74 year old

I read a story of a chinese man that lived like 240 years aproximately, i cant remember well
by mario92
Wed Mar 29, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: Dāna
Topic: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA

dharmacorps wrote:you can donate online on http://www.networkforgood.com and search wat metta.


I think this applies only to the US
by mario92
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: sila and pain

From Iti. 60 : This was said by the Blessed One, said by the Arahant, so I have heard: "There are these three grounds for meritorious activity. Which three? The ground for meritorious activity made of giving, the ground for meritorious activity made of virtue, and the ground for meritorious ac...
by mario92
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:40 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: sila and pain

Thank you venerable dhammanando :) :namaste:
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: Dāna
Topic: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA

Thank you dharmacorps :D
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: sila and pain

not practising it is painful "When a monk dwells without restraint over the faculty of the intellect, the mind is stained with ideas cognizable via the intellect. When the mind is stained, there is no joy. There being no joy, there is no rapture. There being no rapture, there is no serenity. T...
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: sila and pain

Thank you for your answers, they are very valuable :) :namaste:
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: Dāna
Topic: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA

Other ways of donating also?
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:13 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

Re: sila and pain

When i want to do my homework i feel stress, i dont want to do it, i dont feel happy hehe
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: Dāna
Topic: wat metta in Valley Center CA USA
Replies: 4
Views: 216

wat metta in Valley Center CA USA

Does someone knows if wat metta accepts money orders?
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Dmytro!!
Replies: 9
Views: 235

Re: Happy Birthday Dmytro!!

Late happy birthday!! :P
by mario92
Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:36 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: sila and pain
Replies: 11
Views: 371

sila and pain

Hi all dhammawheel members, does practicing sila should be painful?
by mario92
Sun Mar 26, 2017 12:12 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: question about taking care of a buddha statue
Replies: 14
Views: 398

Re: how to dispose a buddha statue

Thank you venerable ones
by mario92
Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: question about taking care of a buddha statue
Replies: 14
Views: 398

Re: how to dispose a buddha statue

Hello! A Buddha image is not alive. You can hack it into pieces without any remorse. I think the OP is using 'dispose' in the older sense of 'arrange' or 'set up', not the modern sense of 'get rid of'. In Spanish the cognate verb 'disponer' still retains the same meaning as the Latin source. Venera...
by mario92
Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: question about taking care of a buddha statue
Replies: 14
Views: 398

Re: how to dispose a buddha statue

I have a buddha statue, I had put the buddha in a better place, clean place in my garden, where there is a tree with flowers at the higher level i could put the buddha. Thank you for your answers.
by mario92
Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: question about taking care of a buddha statue
Replies: 14
Views: 398

Re: how to dispose a buddha statue

Thank you all and Venerable Dhammanando for the answers :)
by mario92
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: question about taking care of a buddha statue
Replies: 14
Views: 398

question about taking care of a buddha statue

hi all dhamma wheel members, i want to know: how to dispose a buddha image?, like a statue, i believe in kamma, but i dont know the effects of doing this or of not taking care very well of a buddha image. ( i change the title of subject hoping to understand better that taking care of a buddha statue...

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