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by denise
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What is right way of thinking? Focusing on 3 things or 1 thing at a time.
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: What is right way of thinking? Focusing on 3 things or 1 thing at a time.

hello ....lately have been trying something someone recommended....sounded harsh but now not too bad: "don't overthink it" and "cut the storyline"....so...have been trying to do just one thing at a time....also, someone here said...."just do the slightest thing"...that was helpful at times to motiva...
by denise
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: selling ice cream and right livelihood
Replies: 8
Views: 564

Re: selling ice cream and right livelihood

hope you enjoy working with ice cream.....a good environment versus some other places.....and perhaps free samples?... :hug:
by denise
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: One Question
Replies: 29
Views: 3007

Re: One Question

...how are you? :anjali:
by denise
Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Bhikkhu Samahita has passed away
Replies: 58
Views: 6991

Re: Bhikkhu Samahita has passed away

sad news...i used to look forward to his posts... :heart:
by denise
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: should I marry or be single?
Replies: 114
Views: 27622

Re: should I marry or be single?

dear Bryozoa...your description of yourself is rather refreshing, actually...you just don't know....take care... :hug:
by denise
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: should I marry or be single?
Replies: 114
Views: 27622

Re: should I marry or be single?

hello...are you of age and correct situation to consider these things and which aspects of marriage, if you could have it, would be the difficult for you to manage? what things do you expect for yourself in marriage....what do you expect from your partner? food for thought.... :thinking:
by denise
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Skeptical of Samsara
Replies: 34
Views: 1804

Re: Skeptical of Samsara

just wondering about multiple identical births...it's interesting to be here as one, let alone a cast of 6,5,4,3 or 2...same womb, same parents... :? sorry if off topic
by denise
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Skeptical of Samsara
Replies: 34
Views: 1804

Re: Skeptical of Samsara

hello all....if a women gives birth to identical twins or more...... who is there ...with multiple embryos...who is who? :thinking:
by denise
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Levitation during meditation
Replies: 28
Views: 4359

Re: Levitation during meditation

hello all....just wondering....if a person could defy gravity, would they not fly off the planet into space?...would that be ascension? :thinking:
by denise
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: What effects of drinking a zip coca cola has?
Replies: 34
Views: 2866

Re: What effects of drinking a zip coca cola has?

hello all.... also beware of diet cola if you are arthritic .....makes some people ache more....don't know the dynamics though...
by denise
Thu Jan 03, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: lice
Replies: 53
Views: 5822

Re: lice

hello all...anyone remember the story of the old master standing in the hot sun perfectly still? his prospective student asked the old master finally...why are you standing in the hot sun? the old master said it was lunch time.... for the creatures/beings on his body....the old master was fine with ...
by denise
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: How to eliminate the conceit ?
Replies: 23
Views: 2362

Re: How to eliminate the conceit ?

hello all....read not to long ago somewhere about..."the three conceits" which are: thinking you are better than, thinking you are less than, and thinking you are the same as....