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by Perry
Sun May 17, 2009 10:54 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Session on Monday
Replies: 6
Views: 1389

Re: Session on Monday

Dear pmwhewitt -- Thanks very much for your good effort. Don't worry -- teachers are in business for students, so, even as he is doing you a favor, so you are doing one for him as well. Just be yourself, exercise your ordinary respect, relax, and enjoy the ride. :smile: Very good point. I'll try :)...
by Perry
Sun May 17, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Word Association Game
Replies: 11969
Views: 890707

Re: Word Association Game

Record
(wreck-cord).
by Perry
Sun May 17, 2009 7:14 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Word Association Game
Replies: 11969
Views: 890707

Re: Word Association Game

Triangle.
by Perry
Sun May 17, 2009 3:36 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Session on Monday
Replies: 6
Views: 1389

Re: Session on Monday

Don't worry about anything...give him a wai :anjali: when you greet him and sit down... And smile... :smile: It's all okay... Thankyou very much. I'm definitely looking forward to it more than being nervous, but I think that's because I'm too busy being nervous about leaving my hometown alone for t...
by Perry
Sat May 16, 2009 11:28 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Session on Monday
Replies: 6
Views: 1389

Session on Monday

Hi, I guess this is a pretty vague question, but any answers would be appreciated. After a lot of self-studying via books and the internet, I've finally found the courage to contact my local Buddhist centre (it's not a temple, although there is one nearby). The monk seemed very friendly and has book...
by Perry
Thu May 14, 2009 10:58 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey everyone
Replies: 8
Views: 1647

Re: Hey everyone

Thankyou very much for welcoming me :)
retrofuturist wrote: Good Question Good Answer was also a very important text for me, back in the day.
If you're not already aware of it, you may be interested in Ven. Dhammika's blog. http://sdhammika.blogspot.com, a brilliant read!

Thanks again everyone!
by Perry
Thu May 14, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Top Thirteen Albums
Replies: 7
Views: 1453

Re: Top Thirteen Albums

Hmmm... 1. John Lennon - The Plastic Ono Band 2. The Beatles - The Beatles 3. The Plastic Ono Band - Live Peace In Toronto 4. Queen - Queen 5. The Libertines - The Libertines 6. The Beatles - Abbey Road 7. The Beatles - Revolver 8. The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour 9. John Lennon - Imagine 10. Quee...
by Perry
Thu May 14, 2009 5:41 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey everyone
Replies: 8
Views: 1647

Hey everyone

Hello there! I'm Perry, I'm only 18 (nearly 19! :P) and I've been studying Buddhism since last September. I'm leaning more to the Theravadin tradition but I'm in no rush to call myself anything other than a simple Buddhist for the near future. I have always been interested in Buddhism, but it wasn't...