Search found 36 matches

by Journey
Sun May 03, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Tentative Hello...
Replies: 9
Views: 1807

Re: Tentative Hello...

Hi all... I have just joined this forum having had a dreadful experience at the hands of eSangha. Banned for merely asking a question about the Dalai Lama - not an inflammatory one I hasten to add. :cookoo: I hope this forum will give me the opportunity to exercise some religious freedom and help m...
by Journey
Fri May 01, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Speech & feathers
Replies: 7
Views: 1891

Speech & feathers

In the movie Doubt, with Meryl Streep, a Chasidic tale was used to tell about the danger of improper speech: A man went about a community telling tales, the once happy community grew divided. Later when the rabbi found out, the man wanted to make amends. He was told to "Take a feather pillow, cut it...
by Journey
Sun Apr 26, 2009 2:16 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Could you all spare a thought.....
Replies: 36
Views: 5093

Re: Could you all spare a thought.....

May your father be well, safe and at ease.
by Journey
Thu Apr 02, 2009 3:09 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: The Buddha Chat diaspora.
Replies: 23
Views: 4881

Re: The Buddha Chat diaspora.

Bubbabuddhist wrote:Gosh, everyone has started their own dhamma group. Maybe I should start one. Membership limited only to people who gree with everything I say. Both of you. :lol:

by Journey
Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:03 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Why are there so many 'secret' Buddhists?
Replies: 45
Views: 6521

Re: Why are there so many 'secret' Buddhists?

Just one thing ... maybe it's Buddhism, maybe it's Hershey bars. The label, whether used or unused, doesn't make much difference: It's the getting to the bottom of things that matters. A Buddhist doesn't worry too much about calling him/herself a "Buddhist." True, you might not want to wave it in a...
by Journey
Fri Feb 06, 2009 1:43 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Venerable Dhammanando away for a few days, unwell (update 3)
Replies: 75
Views: 12883

Re: Venerable Dhammanando away for a few days, unwell

Dear Venerable

May you soon be well!