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by Ngawang Drolma.
Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:10 pm
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Suffering - Is it skandhas or attachment to them?
Replies: 29
Views: 6218

Suffering - Is it skandhas or attachment to them?

Is it the skandhas that cause us suffering, or the attachment to them?

Thanks :)

[EDIT: Topic title edited to provide greater clarity of the question at hand - Retro.]
by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 11:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi, all
Replies: 17
Views: 2075

Re: Hi, all

Hi Anna!

Drolma :)
by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Animals
Replies: 4
Views: 1703

Re: Animals

Thank you, Element :)

I believe the sanskrit prana translates to breath if that helps.

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by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Beginners?
Replies: 3
Views: 1335

Beginners?

Hi there,

What would you folks think of a beginners section?

Thanks,
Drolma
by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Animals
Replies: 4
Views: 1703

Animals

Hi friends,

Can anyone point me to suttas in which the Buddha discusses the animal realm and dukkha?

Also, I'm under the impression that the definition of sentience is having breath. Is this correct?

Thanks,
Drolma
by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:53 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Drolma
Replies: 9
Views: 1587

Re: Hi from Drolma

Greetings Drolma, Lovely to see you! I just wanted to point out, for those who don't know you, that you also have a new Buddhist discussion forum too... The Buddhist Lounge http://www.buddhistlounge.com/ It has a different focus to Dhamma Wheel (being multi-sectarian rather than concentrating prima...
by Ngawang Drolma.
Mon Jan 05, 2009 6:49 am
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: chat feature?
Replies: 2
Views: 1325

Re: chat feature?

I like that idea!
by Ngawang Drolma.
Wed Dec 31, 2008 8:54 pm
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: Left Option?
Replies: 5
Views: 2061

Re: Left Option?

Will you crack me up :lol:

Right side avatars cause me psychic stress as well.
by Ngawang Drolma.
Wed Dec 31, 2008 7:46 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Drolma
Replies: 9
Views: 1587

Hi from Drolma

Hi all,

The new site looks wonderful, and thanks to Retro for the invite!

Though I'm not very well-versed in Theravada, I look forward to learning here.

In the dharma,
Drolma