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by Vepacitta
Wed Aug 04, 2010 1:21 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Buddhist response to a monstrous act of rape?
Replies: 111
Views: 11402

Re: Buddhist response to a monstrous act of rape?

Hey there - just to clarify - I'm not encouraging anyone to kill anyone (or anything). Sometimes, I just wonder - IS it a kindness to let certain people .. continue on in the world due to the utter misery that they cause. It's a question - not a definative statement. There are parallels in history. ...
by Vepacitta
Wed Aug 04, 2010 1:07 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Why can't anyone record Bhikkhu Bodhi's talks?
Replies: 22
Views: 1371

Re: Why can't anyone record Bhikkhu Bodhi's talks?

Hey there. You're most welcome! I understand your frustration and will of course voice your ... ermm ... concern (!) most delicately at the Temple. Bhante's talks are amazing - he really makes things clear and has opened up (for me at least) the seeming opacity of the suttas. I am very grateful to b...
by Vepacitta
Wed Aug 04, 2010 2:56 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Buddhist response to a monstrous act of rape?
Replies: 111
Views: 11402

Re: Buddhist response to a monstrous act of rape?

I personally am much more concerned about the child's future than any Buddhist responses. An Amen and a Halleluja to Annapurna's post! From your friendly, neighbourhood Asura, V. NB - and just to be really Asura-like - quite frankly - if one did do away with the [expletive] - it could be looked upo...
by Vepacitta
Wed Aug 04, 2010 2:18 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Why can't anyone record Bhikkhu Bodhi's talks?
Replies: 22
Views: 1371

Re: Why can't anyone record Bhikkhu Bodhi's talks?

Hey there - Bhante's classes are on hiatus for August. I attend his classes - (fortunte to live 15 minutes from the monastery) and will speak to the recorders about this. I hesitate to suggest that the person log on to Dhamma Wheel to view these posts as I am concerned they could be a tad put off by...
by Vepacitta
Tue May 18, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey there
Replies: 4
Views: 408

Hey there

Hope all are well.

Vepacitta