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Jikan
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Post by Jikan » Sat Feb 23, 2013 12:06 am

Hi Everyone,

I've been a lurker. I post often at the DharmaWheel board, and I lead a Tendai Buddhist group in Washington, DC. I'm interested in... Buddhism, generally. I look forward to participating here.

all the best,
Jikan

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Post by retrofuturist » Sat Feb 23, 2013 12:08 am

Greetings Jikan,

Welcome to the other side of the fence!

:hello:

Metta,
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)

"One discerns wrong view as wrong view, and right view as right view. This is one's right view." (MN 117)

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Post by plwk » Sat Feb 23, 2013 12:11 am

Yup Jikan ... where the grass is browner over this side of the fence :mrgreen: :hello:

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Post by cooran » Sat Feb 23, 2013 1:02 am

Welcome to the "mm" wheel!, :group:

With metta
Chris
---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 DNS » Sat Feb 23, 2013 5:19 am

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

The one with the correct spelling.

:jedi:

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Post by tiltbillings » Sat Feb 23, 2013 5:25 am

Welcome.
>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Post by Khalil Bodhi » Sat Feb 23, 2013 10:05 am

Welcome Jikan! I look forward to your contributions here! :anjali:
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 Jikan » Sat Feb 23, 2013 1:43 pm

thank you for the kind words, everyone!

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Post by bodom » Sat Feb 23, 2013 3:05 pm

Welcome Jikan!

: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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Post by Jikan » Mon Feb 25, 2013 3:58 pm

plwk wrote:Yup Jikan ... where the grass is browner over this side of the fence :mrgreen: :hello:
:jumping: I do appreciate the browner side.

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Post by SarathW » Mon Feb 25, 2013 10:40 pm

:hello:
“As the lamp consumes oil, the path realises Nibbana”

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Post by waimengwan » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:30 am

Welcome :)

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Post by Dan74 » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:39 am

Welcome!
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