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by Khalil Bodhi
Fri Aug 26, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Some towns in France ban burkinis
Replies: 136
Views: 11216

Re: Some towns in France ban burkinis

Most people who support the bans that have been interviewed on the streets by the media say they do so because they see the burkini as a regression in terms of women's rights, many calling it "medieval" in the pejorative sense. Has anyone asked Muslim women what they think? :thinking: Sadly women a...
by Khalil Bodhi
Fri Aug 26, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 9
Views: 1186

Re: Greetings

Welcome!
by Khalil Bodhi
Tue Aug 23, 2016 12:53 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: The Dhamma Wheel Meditation Challenge
Replies: 433
Views: 90802

Re: The Dhamma Wheel Meditation Challenge

A little update on my progress. At the moment my morning routine includes: walking with my dog and practising either mindfulness or Metta, then getting home and following this guided meditation (especially Breath Meditation with Instructions for Leaving Meditation). Thanks to this, I can sit for (a...
by Khalil Bodhi
Mon Aug 22, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: Italian Language | Risorse in italiano
Replies: 11
Views: 4271

Re: Italian Language | Risorse in italiano

Rieccomi! :D Facendo altre riceche su internet mi son imbattuta in questo sito: http://www.canonepali.net/ Sembra che sia ancora aggiornato (ultimo aggiornamento del 19 agosto 2016). È il sito di un laico italiano che gentilmente si è preso la briga di tradurre in italiano il Canone Pali. Complimen...
by Khalil Bodhi
Thu Aug 11, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Non-English Resources
Topic: Italian Language | Risorse in italiano
Replies: 11
Views: 4271

Re: Italian Language | Risorse in italiano

Vorrei aggiungere alla lista anche il sito della comunità laica di sostegno a Santacittarama: http://www.saddha.it/ È ricco di materiale utile come e-book, meditazioni guidate in mp3, video girati al Monastero e un elenco aggiornato dei gruppi di meditazione presenti in tutta Italia. Grazie mille! ...
by Khalil Bodhi
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: The Dhamma Wheel Meditation Challenge
Replies: 433
Views: 90802

Re: The Dhamma Wheel Meditation Challenge

I just started meditating a couple of weeks ago. So far I can't get past 14-15 minutes (sitting), so my goal is to get to 30 minutes by the end of September. I also take my dog for a walk 2-3 times a day, so I try to take that opportunity to practice mindfulness, paying attention to sounds and tact...
by Khalil Bodhi
Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Good morning from Italy
Replies: 14
Views: 1569

Re: Good morning from Italy

Benvenuto! Facci sapere se hai bisogno di aiuto in lingua italiana!
by Khalil Bodhi
Sun Aug 07, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Bodom returns as a Global Moderator
Replies: 19
Views: 4501

Re: Bodom returns as a Global Moderator

Great news! Welcome back!
by Khalil Bodhi
Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Returning.
Replies: 11
Views: 1571

Re: Returning.

Welcome!
by Khalil Bodhi
Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:16 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: ECS from Malaysia
Replies: 8
Views: 1162

Re: ECS from Malaysia

Welcome!
by Khalil Bodhi
Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Welcome back to Paul (retro)
Replies: 62
Views: 11291

Re: Welcome back to Paul (retro)

Mr Man wrote:Ben and tiltbillings will be greatly missed by me. In my opinion they have done a great job over the years and it is a great shame that they will no longer be taking part in the looking after of this forum.
:anjali:
They certainly will be missed. Their departure is a great loss for the forum.
by Khalil Bodhi
Sat Jul 23, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to Buddhism
Replies: 22
Views: 2845

Re: New to Buddhism

Seems like you speak English incredibly well but if you need any help let me know. I wish you all the best! In bocca al lupo! :tongue:
by Khalil Bodhi
Sat Jul 23, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to Buddhism
Replies: 22
Views: 2845

Re: New to Buddhism

Hi Eli, welcome! Did you see the link to http://buddhismotheravada.it/?
by Khalil Bodhi
Sat Jul 23, 2016 1:51 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Happy Birthday, daverupa!
Replies: 9
Views: 1217

Re: Happy Birthday, daverupa!

Happy birthday!