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by dhamma follower
Tue Dec 01, 2009 4:13 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What is right view?
Replies: 127
Views: 16577

Re: What is right view?

Dear all, trying to come back to the discussion in the first page about the relationship among right view - 4 NT - D.O. this passage bellow may be relevant: Anuloma-ñāna (knowledge of adaptation) knows according to the four Noble Truths. That means: It sums up the whole course of vipassanā and gathe...
by dhamma follower
Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:10 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Experience meditating in Myanmar
Replies: 10
Views: 3058

Re: Experience meditating in Myanmar

Greetings from the sandy plains of the Arabian peninsula. I have several years meditation experience, mostly in Vipassana and Zen. I'm considering doing a month sit next summer in Myamar and would like to hear advice from anyone who has practiced in country, particularly on any teachers/temples you...
by dhamma follower
Mon Nov 30, 2009 2:40 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Buddha and the CNN Hero Awards
Replies: 28
Views: 3786

Re: Buddha and the CNN Hero Awards

I have been wondering about this for some time. What does Buddha say about charity works? Is this something that he would suggest that we do or not? This is the idea that we spend time helping others out of their poverty or helping a group of people to better their life through education or health....
by dhamma follower
Sun Nov 22, 2009 8:12 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Bhikkhuni Center, Chiangmai, Thailand
Replies: 10
Views: 2624

Re: Bhikkhuni Center, Chiangmai, Thailand

Hi I've come across this blog on a Bhikkhuni Center in Chiangmai, north of Thailand: http://wanderingdhamma.wordpress.com/2009/11/16/bhikkhuni-meditation-center-in-chom-tong-chiangmai/ Reading the blog, I understand the bhikkhunis were ordained by Sri Lankan monks. Does anyone know much about this ...
by dhamma follower
Sun Nov 15, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello from vietnam
Replies: 7
Views: 1017

Re: hello from vietnam

Hi Dhamma Follower and welcome to Dhamma Wheel! I'm very happy you have learned a lot from this site. I hope to get to know you and read your contributions. kind regards Ben Thanks Ben, I will try my best ....the knowledge of many members here is quite intimidating.... ! About me: I've just come ba...
by dhamma follower
Sat Nov 14, 2009 6:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello from vietnam
Replies: 7
Views: 1017

hello from vietnam

Greetings everyone,

Dhamma follower is me.
I have learnt a lot from many postings here, thank you !

Best wishes,
D.F
by dhamma follower
Fri Nov 13, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: General Theravāda Meditation
Topic: Sayadaw U Tejanyia
Replies: 0
Views: 624

Sayadaw U Tejanyia

Dear all, I just wanted to share with you the website of U Tejanyia Sayadaw, a Burmese meditation teacher who has become very popular and influential within the last 10 years. Here goes some introduction about him in an article : In 2007, Sayadaw U Tejaniya, a Burmese monk, made his second visit to ...