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Post by Shebop » Fri Jan 06, 2012 11:40 am

Hello everyone,
I'm a practinioner for about 4 years and have been a silent reader here for quite a while, now I'm looking forward to communicate with you all!
Greetings from Shebop

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Post by Renlaenderin » Fri Jan 06, 2012 12:23 pm

Hi welcome! I am considerably newer than you, and i look forward to "stealing" some of your 4 years of learning and experience ;)

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Post by Khalil Bodhi » Fri Jan 06, 2012 1:38 pm

To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
-Dhp. 183

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Post by bodom » Fri Jan 06, 2012 2:40 pm

Welcome Shebop!

To study is to know the texts,
To practice is to know your defilements,
To attain the goal is to know and let go.

- Ajahn Lee Dhammadharo

With mindfulness immersed in the body
well established, restrained
with regard to the six media of contact,
always centered, the monk
can know Unbinding for himself.

- Ud 3.5

"Dont send the mind outside. Watch the mind right at the mind."

- Ajahn Dune Atulo

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Post by DNS » Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:28 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


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Post by Ben » Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:22 pm

Greetings shebop and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Post by cooran » Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:23 pm

Look forward to reading your posts! :group:

with metta
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Post by Shebop » Sat Jan 07, 2012 4:06 pm

Thank you all for your kind and warm welcome! Feels good to be here!

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Post by Ytrog » Sat Jan 07, 2012 6:44 pm

Welcome :)
Suffering is asking from life what it can never give you.
mindfulness, bliss and beyond (page 8) wrote:Do not linger on the past. Do not keep carrying around coffins full of dead moments
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