Moïen alleguer!

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little_stone
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Moïen alleguer!

Post by little_stone » Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:27 pm

Hello Everyone

First of all I have to apologize for my bad English but I'm doing my best and will continue to practise English....

I'm a 29 years old girl who is looking for a quiet place to practise Buddhism. I live in Luxemburg and I work as a secretary.
Since last year I decided to convert to buddhism and it's a amazing decision I made but since a few weeks I'm thinking to change many things in my life, like changing job, friends, house, habits, life etc...... I'm depressive for years, on treatment and therapy and now I got to a point of no return. On sick leave for two weeks and have discussed with my therapist I came to the conclusion that I need a new start. I don't know if it is possible to make a new start but I really wish to make that change with this forum.

big kisses

:anjali:

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by mirco » Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:29 pm

Welcome :-)
"An important term for meditative absorption is samadhi. We often translate that as concentration, but that can suggest a certain stiffness. Perhaps unification is a better rendition, as samadhi means to bring together. Deep samadhi isn't at all stiff. It's a process of letting go of other things and coming to a unified experience." - Bhikkhu Anālayo

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by cooran » Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:57 pm

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel! :group:

with metta,
Chris
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---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by little_stone » Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:57 pm

:thanks:

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by Kim OHara » Fri Feb 03, 2012 11:03 pm

Welcome, little_stone,
You might find the Introductory Resources at http://www.dhammawheel.com/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=148 a good place to learn more about the Buddhist tradition.
Unfortunately, however, it doesn't seem to have many suggestions in languages other than English. Perhaps Buddhanet http://www.buddhanet.net/ has some in your own language?
:namaste:
Kim

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by bodom » Fri Feb 03, 2012 11:16 pm

Welcome little_stone!

:anjali:
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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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by perkele » Fri Feb 03, 2012 11:20 pm

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If we just say it often enough, moin, moïen, mojn, mooi, moi (and similar forms) will soon become international. Good news! :tongue:
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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by little_stone » Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:00 am

Thank you so much for your welcome. This forum is full of information it's so amazing. It motivates me to practise English :hug:

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by Ben » Sat Feb 04, 2012 12:08 am

Greetings Little Stone and welcome to Dhamma Wheel!
Practicing on the path only requires us to place one foot in front of the other.
An exhalation after an inhalation. One step at a time.
Wishing you well on the path of Dhamma

Ben
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- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by Anagarika » Sat Feb 04, 2012 1:36 am

Dear Little Stone:

Here at Dhamma Wheel there is a "Depression" section under the Wellness, Diet and Fitness Category that you may find helpful.
http://www.dhammawheel.com/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=8176" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

It's good to have you here and may you find wellness and peace here.

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by Alobha » Sat Feb 04, 2012 10:45 am

Moin Moin Little_stone! :smile:

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by little_stone » Sat Feb 04, 2012 10:58 am

:hug:

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by acinteyyo » Sat Feb 04, 2012 11:00 am

Welcome little stone :group:
The good thing in life is that you can always start anew ;)

best wishes, acinteyyo
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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by dhamma_newb » Sat Feb 04, 2012 3:30 pm

Hi little_stone! Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!!! :hug:
The watched mind brings happiness.
Dhp 36

I am larger and better than I thought. I did not know I held so much goodness.
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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by vidar » Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:57 pm

Welcome little stone!!! :hug:
All the world is on fire, All the world is burning, All the world is ablaze, All the world is quaking. That which does not quake or blaze, That to which worldlings do not resort, Where there is no place for Mara:That is where my mind delights. (SN 5.7)

By degrees, little by little,
from moment to moment,
the wise purify themselves,
as a smith purifies silver.
—Dhammapada 239

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Re: Moïen alleguer!

Post by Dmytro » Tue Feb 07, 2012 3:27 pm

Hi Little Stone,

You may find a quiet place on the map in Sadhu! directory: http://dhamma.ru/sadhu/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Best wishes, Dmytro

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