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by beingnobody
Thu Feb 06, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: The Grind and the Cushion
Replies: 3
Views: 552

Re: The Grind and the Cushion

Fathers, that is exactly what I've been doing. I ride a tuk tuk to work and sit in the back, concentrating on my breath, being mindful of my thoughts, not grasping... and when matters of work arise in my mind, as the tuk tuk sways through traffic, I drop those too, and allow myself to be detached fr...
by beingnobody
Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:35 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: The Grind and the Cushion
Replies: 3
Views: 552

The Grind and the Cushion

I've recently taken up a very high-pressure job that requires me to put in a whole lot of hours to get things done. Meanwhile, I'm looking to make Buddhism an even deeper part of my life. I'll start meditating regularly soon (I've already begun doing so, irregularly, for the first time in years) and...
by beingnobody
Tue Nov 12, 2013 5:59 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Please help
Replies: 7
Views: 699

Re: Please help

Dear Han,

It sounds like you and your mother are going through a difficult time. I hope you continue to seek help. Metta to your family.

Sincerely,
beingnobody
by beingnobody
Mon Oct 28, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: The chicken cage
Replies: 3
Views: 633

Re: The chicken cage

I like this. I've often thought of samsara as being in a cage. Awesome post.
by beingnobody
Mon Oct 14, 2013 4:58 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: the great vegetarian debate
Replies: 4714
Views: 339725

Re: the great vegetarian debate

What's missing from this argument is the fact that the production of meat uses way more natural resources and arable land than that of non-meat agricultural goods. In addition, the issue of not being able to afford vegetarianism simply doesn't reflect the reality of most people in the world, who eat...
by beingnobody
Mon Oct 14, 2013 3:30 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ending life's journey
Replies: 7
Views: 944

Re: Ending life's journey

Thank you for the warm welcome everyone! It feels good to know where to turn for support in my practice.

Metta,
beingnobody
by beingnobody
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:19 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ending life's journey
Replies: 7
Views: 944

Ending life's journey

Hello Dhamma Wheel! I've known about you as a community for a long time, but for some reason haven't gotten around to posting until now. That's how the Dhamma has been for me... I'm always putting it off, eschewing what I know deep down is truly important, so that I can spend one more day or year pu...