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by Caraka
Wed Aug 01, 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: I need help
Replies: 15
Views: 1397

Re: I need help

Hi,

Start with generosity towards your children.

And you are not mad, just full of suffering from what you can not get. Maybe you should ask yourself if that is a good state to join a community of noble ones?

:candle:
by Caraka
Wed Aug 01, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Dhamma help for love sickness.
Replies: 6
Views: 1550

Re: Dhamma help for love sickness.

Separation from whom you love is Dhukka, and now that your conditions has fruited into a love attachment you are forced to let it play out. Just be aware of what your mind choose to do, and learn. Cause there will be choices to be made related to your love commitment. Thats all I can say about this ...
by Caraka
Wed Aug 01, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 7
Views: 1009

Greetings

I'm new to the path. A student. I have been thinking to join a online Sangha for a while, and here I am.

:anjali:
by Caraka
Wed Aug 01, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I not understand
Replies: 5
Views: 1024

I not understand

""[1] The ocean has a gradual shelf, a gradual slope, a gradual inclination, with a sudden drop-off only after a long stretch. The fact that the ocean has a gradual shelf, a gradual slope, a gradual inclination, with a sharp drop-off not just after a stretch:[1] This is the first amazing and astound...
by Caraka
Wed Aug 01, 2012 9:13 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: I made a merit to my self
Replies: 5
Views: 986

I made a merit to my self

A couple of days ago, I was enjoying sensual pleasures, which we all do from time to time. At least before you have seen the inversion in pleasure, and are able to unroot it. Some time after this I was at unease, and started meditated for a while. Then suddenly an awareness come to me, and I could w...
by Caraka
Tue Jul 31, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Generosity
Replies: 3
Views: 724

Re: Generosity

This is what I can say about generosity so far: Past actions can not be changed. Action with good intent for the future should not be tried carelessly. It has not yet happen, so it is not possible to know how other will response. It can lead to ignorance of situation when it actual occur (I think th...
by Caraka
Mon Jul 30, 2012 9:45 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Generosity
Replies: 3
Views: 724

Generosity

A treasure http://www.accesstoinsight.org/ptf/dhamma/dana/index.html "And what is the treasure of generosity? There is the case of a disciple of the noble ones, his awareness cleansed of the stain of stinginess, living at home, freely generous, openhanded, delighting in being magnanimous, responsive...