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by mrgrtt123
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Is smoking tobacco/ e-ciggarettes a breach of the 5th precept?
Replies: 41
Views: 5976

Re: Is smoking tobacco/ e-ciggarettes a breach of the 5th precept?

I always feel like it is bad when you are consuming something that will affect your health in the future.
by mrgrtt123
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: No amount of alcohol is good for you
Replies: 15
Views: 2217

Re: No amount of alcohol is good for you

Drinking alcohol is not good, a lot of people drink to escape reality but will wake up with a hangover.
by mrgrtt123
Thu Dec 20, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello :)
Replies: 9
Views: 816

Re: Hello :)

Welcome on board, we are glad to have you around. :woohoo:
by mrgrtt123
Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: 109-Year-Old Veteran and His Secrets to Life Will Make You Smile
Replies: 5
Views: 1720

Re: 109-Year-Old Veteran and His Secrets to Life Will Make You Smile

This is really such an interesting video, and I am so glad that you have to share it with us.
by mrgrtt123
Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Can a Buddhist drink alcohol in moderation?
Replies: 229
Views: 41371

Re: Can a Buddhist drink alcohol in moderation?

As for alcohol, then the main problem is not the alcohol itself, or its effects, but whether it then causes you to break your other vows or harm others. You can take a Buddhist vow to not take any intoxicants. If you do that, you will probably restrain from taking alcohol at all in your ordinary lif...
by mrgrtt123
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:35 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: US interest in meditation jumps
Replies: 6
Views: 1249

Re: US interest in meditation jumps

Doing yoga helps me ease all the trouble that is in my head.
I can say that this is a good news.
by mrgrtt123
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Can someone help me quit smoking ?
Replies: 13
Views: 1468

Re: Can someone help me quit smoking ?

I just got this over the internet and I hope that this steps can help you quit or atleast decrease the number of cigarette that you smoke on a daily basis;

https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation ... -tips-ever

Keep us posted with the progress and I wish you luck.
by mrgrtt123
Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:22 am
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: Is it possible to practice compassion in daily life?
Replies: 10
Views: 945

Re: Is it possible to practice compassion in daily life?

https://zenhabits.net/a-guide-to-cultiv ... practices/

Take time on reading this article you will surely learn a lot.

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama :hug:
by mrgrtt123
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Typing delays
Replies: 6
Views: 675

Re: Typing delays

So far everything works fine on my end. Let us try to wait for the moderators feedback about this concern.
by mrgrtt123
Wed Nov 28, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Monastery Guesthouses
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: Monastery Guesthouses

This is so pretty, I will visiting Bangkok next year and this place should be added on my itinerary. The pictures are from Suan Mokkh near Chaiya. If you wish to visit, (lower) sleeper berth train from Bangkok (is best) or fly to Surat Thani Airport or just get off the bus is you are traveling by b...
by mrgrtt123
Fri Nov 23, 2018 1:30 am
Forum: Shrine Room
Topic: Monastery Guesthouses
Replies: 6
Views: 1691

Re: Monastery Guesthouses

DooDoot wrote:
Thu Nov 22, 2018 12:01 pm
Thailand
This is so pretty, I will visiting Bangkok next year and this place should be added on my itinerary.
by mrgrtt123
Thu Nov 22, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Cold showers
Replies: 15
Views: 1895

Re: Cold showers

I am not a fan of the cold shower, it makes me feel kinda sick after.
by mrgrtt123
Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from New Zealand :)
Replies: 9
Views: 1053

Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Welcome to the community! :rofl:
by mrgrtt123
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: The Buddha hasn't forgotten about us
Replies: 67
Views: 2885

Re: The Buddha hasn't forgotten about us

We have different believe, all I know is that he is looking after us. :toast:
by mrgrtt123
Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Family Life and Relationships
Topic: Money
Replies: 12
Views: 4305

Re: Money

It also stresses me out when talking about money.