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Post by ckatgo » Sun Jun 07, 2009 4:15 pm


I am new to this board and thought I would step in and say hello. I have been studying Buddhism now for about 10 years in the Theravadin tradition. I live in the southern part of the US and tend to to study independantly.

I look forward to talking with everyone and I am over joyed to be here.


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Post by DNS » Sun Jun 07, 2009 4:17 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

Glad you found us.


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Post by Rhino » Sun Jun 07, 2009 4:19 pm

Hello and welcome on board. :namaste:

With best wishes
With best wishes

Only in a vertical view, straight down into the abyss of his own personal existence, is a man capable of apprehending the perilous insecurity of his situation; and only a man who does apprehend this is prepared to listen to the Buddha's Teaching.
Nanavira Thera - Notes on Dhamma

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Post by Cittasanto » Sun Jun 07, 2009 6:19 pm

Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
John Stuart Mill

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Post by retrofuturist » Sun Jun 07, 2009 10:04 pm

Greetings Kat,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


Retro. :)
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead" - Thomas Paine

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Post by zavk » Mon Jun 08, 2009 4:45 am

Welcome Kat.
With metta,

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Post by Dhammabodhi » Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:20 am

Hello and welcome to Dhammawheel! :anjali:
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Post by Sindre » Mon Jun 08, 2009 12:51 pm

Hello :hello:
"When, Bahiya, for you in the seen is merely what is seen... in the cognized is merely what is cognized, then, Bahiya, you will not be 'with that.' When, Bahiya, you are not 'with that,' then, Bahiya, you will not be 'in that.' When, Bahiya, you are not 'in that,' then, Bahiya, you will be neither here nor beyond nor in between the two. Just this is the end of suffering."

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Post by acinteyyo » Mon Jun 08, 2009 5:55 pm

Thag 1.20. Ajita - I do not fear death; nor do I long for life. I’ll lay down this body, aware and mindful.

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Post by Samanera Tris Andika » Tue Jun 09, 2009 3:37 pm

Namo Buddhaya .....
Sabbe Satta Bhavantu Sukhitatta :anjali:
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Dhamma is Amazing ,Logic and we must proud

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