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by Virgo
Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Vipassanā / Satipaṭṭhāna Bhāvana
Topic: Looking for clarification about the Mahasi method
Replies: 5
Views: 463

Re: Looking for clarification about the Mahasi method

I would recommend asking here: http://www.aimwell.org/community/ as Venerable Pesala doesn't post here very often anymore.

:anjali: Kevin
by Virgo
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Suggestion box
Topic: ban heretics
Replies: 90
Views: 4099

Re: ban heretics

Dylan, if you feel agitated, you should say to yourself, "I will not post for a few hours", or "I will not post for a few days".

Kevin
by Virgo
Thu Mar 15, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Changes in attitudes towards global warming
Replies: 183
Views: 11680

Re: Changes in attitudes towards global warming

Kim OHara wrote:
Thu Mar 15, 2018 4:21 am
I knew why when I found it on the other climate change thread, with my comments at viewtopic.php?f=54&t=18897&start=1380#p460384
Its been undercovered in the media, so I went for a repost. :twothumbsup:

Kevin
by Virgo
Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Americans will never give up their guns.
Replies: 196
Views: 8870

Re: Americans will never give up their guns.

thepea wrote:
Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:17 pm
This is really funny. Thanks for sharing.

Part 2 is as well.



Kevin
by Virgo
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Americans will never give up their guns.
Replies: 196
Views: 8870

Re: Americans will never give up their guns.

retrofuturist wrote:
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:19 am
Not yet
Glad to hear it.

:anjali: Kevin
by Virgo
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Americans will never give up their guns.
Replies: 196
Views: 8870

Re: Americans will never give up their guns.

retrofuturist wrote:
Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:01 am
Greetings,
Virgo wrote:
Sat Mar 10, 2018 5:05 pm
Guns banned, more police presence, more CCTV, stronger sentences, that is the way.
... to a police state.

:spy:

Metta,
Paul. :)
Hmmm... Melbourne has 63 CCTV cameras around the city, and the gun buy-back was in 96. Is that a police state I wonder?

Kevin
by Virgo
Mon Mar 12, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: eating hatchable eggs constitute killing ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1032

Re: eating hatchable eggs constitute killing ?

Edit: I was wrong about the blood spots, they do not mean the egg was fertilized and apparently a fertilized egg won't necessarily have one.

Kevin
by Virgo
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Cape Cod MA
Replies: 8
Views: 582

Re: Hello from Cape Cod MA

Hi everyone, My name is Lisa and Iam a seeker of religious and spiritual wisdom. I study mythology and world religions so Buddhism has been on my radar for over thirty years but I never seriously started to study it until last year. Let’s just say my world view of eat, drink, and be merry has shift...
by Virgo
Sun Mar 11, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: What music are you listening to right now?
Replies: 2011
Views: 195934

Re: What music are you listening to right now?

binocular wrote:
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:15 am
Oh, come on! This is your reply to "Meat is murder"?
Clearly, you've listened too much to
Ha! Yes, I guess the shock value has worn off for me.

Kevin
by Virgo
Sun Mar 11, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 125572

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

Sometimes it's hard to separate the issues, but in the last couple of days Leeuwenhoek has been saying here that nuclear is a solution to the climate crisis, which obviously belongs in this topic, and Chownah and I have been saying it isn't a solution because of (1) economics and (2) safety, which ...
by Virgo
Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:20 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics (Archive)
Topic: Global Warming: Recent Data
Replies: 1538
Views: 125572

Re: Global Warming: Recent Data

We have a thread for this specific topic. :anjali: https://dhammawheel.com/viewtopic.php?f=54&t=7689 Kevin Hi, Kevin, That link goes to the "Nuclear Power and Safety" thread. Is that what you intended? Nuclear Power and Safety is indeed relevant to a couple of posts here (mostly our friend Leeuwenh...