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by denise
Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Bhikkhu Samahita has passed away
Replies: 58
Views: 2029

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: 76
Views: 2546

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: 76
Views: 2546

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: 1000

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: 1000

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: 1805

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: 1698

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: 51
Views: 3674

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: 1809

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....
by denise
Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Any recommended teachings, talks, or advice for dealing with noise?
Replies: 19
Views: 1442

Re: Any recommended teachings, talks, or advice for dealing with noise?

hello all...i have tinnitus ....it doesn't come to mind unless i pay attention to it...i'm glad i can tune it out....no pun intended.... :tongue:
by denise
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Lying precept
Replies: 28
Views: 2924

Re: Lying precept

hello .....it might save a lot of energy in the long run to tell the truth....it seems for you the sense of guilt from the lie might last longer and be more detrimental to you than telling these people what they probably are already guessing at....although, if telling them the truth will cause harm ...
by denise
Sat Sep 08, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Anger: Ammianus Marcellinus
Replies: 12
Views: 1098

Re: Anger: Ammianus Marcellinus

come visit :tongue:
by denise
Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Abhidhamma
Topic: Sujin Boriharnwanaket: quotes
Replies: 29
Views: 4683

Re: Sujin Boriharnwanaket: quotes

correction....the "site"...