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by jagodage
Wed Jul 03, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Photos of Buddhist monasteries and temples of Sri Lanka
Replies: 17
Views: 741

Re: Photos of Buddhist monasteries and temples of Sri Lanka

Dear Antaradhana

Thanks.

The photos are worth.I would like to have English translation.You have mention a plug in browser. I could't find the Google translater since all are in Russian.

Can you help?

With
Metta

Jagodage
by jagodage
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero
Replies: 1091
Views: 94572

Re: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero

Dear Lal

I would like to ask your opinion on the comment you have on 08.04.2019 @ 06.44 .


That one should remove all the 10 link in the P S. Suppose that one is able to break the chain of P S in any one of link, then he will got released from Samsara.Is it possible?

With Metta
S Jagodage
by jagodage
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero
Replies: 1091
Views: 94572

Re: The teachings of Ven. Waharaka Abhayaratanalankara Thero

Dear Friends First I wish to address Dhamma friend as Upaska Lal. The reason being I have learn, hereto unknown Dhamma concepts by reading his Pure Dhamma site.I wish to pass merit gain to Upaska Lal in paying gratitude for lighting the lamp in my dark world. Lord Buddha has pronounce in Dhammakpawa...
by jagodage
Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: There is no sound without ear nor ear without sound?
Replies: 72
Views: 2933

Re: There is no sound without ear nor ear without sound?

Dear Dhamma Friends The theme pick by dear Sarath attaract very deep Dhamma analysis.This is why it is called Vibaggavadi.Venerable Kumara Kasyapa explained this analytical method used by Lord Buddha in his sermons on every Wednesday sermon at 9.00PM in Buddhist channel in Sinhala language. The basi...
by jagodage
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Is impermanence (anicca) always suffering?
Replies: 16
Views: 947

Re: Is impermanence (anicca) always suffering?

Dear Friends This is a good topic to penetrate to Dhamma more deeper.I would like throw light on this topic by quoting some examples. Consider a flower.When a flower blooms we all happy.But after some times it whither.Our happiness wane.Now see the opposite. Consider second example. One of our child...
by jagodage
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Ven. Katukurunde Ñāṇananda Maha Thera 1940-2018
Replies: 24
Views: 4015

Re: Ven. Katukurunde Ñāṇananda Maha Thera 1940-2018

Venerable Thero have been an inspiration for me.I have read almost all Nivana Nevema sermons.I learn Dhamma meaning by following the Examples Ven, quote to illustrate difficult Dhamma principles. I transfer all merits gain till now in my life's journey to Venerable to enhance his inspiration on Nibb...
by jagodage
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: explain
Replies: 8
Views: 937

Re: explain

Dear DW readers

There was a good posting to Sovtthika's question by DooDoot.

:anjali:

With Metta
Jagodage
by jagodage
Wed Oct 25, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: The crux of Buddhist practice - where and how do we cut the chain of Dependent Origination?
Replies: 34
Views: 3049

Re: The crux of Buddhist practice - where and how do we cut the chain of Dependent Origination?

Dear SilaSamadhi The decision of achieving 4 states of liberation is a good decision.It orient mind always on the path of Nibbana.I think this can be achieve from any link of DO.The ability to delink the DO on a particular point depend on the skill of the person. One way is to is by removing Ignoran...
by jagodage
Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:42 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is the difference between Dhithi (view) and Panna (wisdom)?
Replies: 12
Views: 915

Re: What is the difference between Dhithi (view) and Panna (wisdom)?

Dear Friend sarathW A Dhithi (View) is a mission.In order to achieve mission one has to have vision.For example suppose one offers a Dana to a group of Buddhist monks.If he offer the Dana with the intention of birth in Deva realm then this is a Dhithi.And this is a good Dhithi.If he offer with the i...
by jagodage
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:12 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Pleasant and Unpleasant
Replies: 43
Views: 3615

Re: Pleasant and Unpleasant

Dear Dhamma friends Having followed the discussion in this thread I would like to quote an example mentioned by a Venerable Thero to illustrate that how feeling and perception arises. Mr X goes school to accompany his child (C) home. The child is thin and wearing white shirt and blue shorts and carr...
by jagodage
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: termites infestation at home
Replies: 44
Views: 2933

Re: termites infestation at home

Dear Freinds rolling_boulder posting is a good posting.Thanks for your view. Of the 5 Precepts the 1st one being " I undertake the precept of training not to kill a living being and learn to develop compassion for them ". (The more advance version is that if the intention of killing occur, identify ...
by jagodage
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:57 am
Forum: Ordination and Monastic Life
Topic: Is death the alternative to alms begging? Right livelihood
Replies: 8
Views: 1084

Re: Is death the alternative to alms begging? Right livelihood

Dear Roz I think alms begging does not give a correct Buddhist meaning. The Pali term "Pindapatha" is intrepreted as alm begging."Pindapath" mean an monk goes an alm round with the intention of providing an opputiunity to gain merit for lay persons.Hence it is better to use both terms together. He i...
by jagodage
Mon Feb 27, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Ignorance or craving as the cause of suffering?
Replies: 20
Views: 1688

Re: Ignorance or craving as the cause of suffering?

Dear friends 2 ed Noble truth say craving is the cause of Dukka By removing craving one can attain Final Goal.But removing craving(Thanha)is most diffucilt task in human life. But if we can start by removing Ignorance instead of Craving the task of removing Thanha is less burdensome. That is one of ...
by jagodage
Mon Feb 13, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: My father's cough
Replies: 29
Views: 4580

Re: My father's cough

Hi Binocular,

I feel really sorry for your father.My suggestion is to get one of his close colleage to attempt to pursuade him to consult a doctor.In fact the intention to cure a sickness should come from the sufferer.

With Metta
Jagodage
by jagodage
Sat Dec 31, 2016 5:54 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: For my friend Paul (Coops)
Replies: 11
Views: 2802

Re: For my friend Paul (Coops)

Dear Paul and Sarah

May you be born in a good family !
May no mind for any more drugs
Have a mind bent toward realese
Wish them release soon from everlast journy

I will share merit after meditation session.

With
Metta
Jagodage