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by Alobha
Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Re: Hello

Welcome! :-)
by Alobha
Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:32 pm
Forum: Sīla
Topic: Skillful speech and helping friends
Replies: 2
Views: 758

Skillful speech and helping friends

Hello everyone, the partnership of a friend of mine just ended a few weeks ago. She was dumped in a rather harsh manner by him without giving any reason. While she still has quite a hard time, i try to cheer her up in several ways: I offer to hang out with her to have a good time, i listen to her th...
by Alobha
Tue Dec 20, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: Discovering Theravāda
Topic: antidote to sadness
Replies: 7
Views: 1959

Re: antidote to sadness

I think that sadness can describe a number of differing states of mind. An appropriate response would depend on why one is sad and the type of thoughts which accompany the continuing sadness. Agree. If your sadness is linked to / based on specific thoughts, i recommend reading: MN.20 Vitakkasanthan...
by Alobha
Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:06 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 6
Views: 511

Re: Hello everyone

Thanks everyone :)
by Alobha
Mon Dec 19, 2011 8:53 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 6
Views: 511

Hello everyone

Hello everyone, just wanted to drop a few lines as i just joined the forum. About me: one might say i'm struggling with the dhamma for a few years now. (about 7 to be exact.) Living the dhamma is not always easy for me in a laylife full of habits and distractions but i do my best. Destroying the kil...