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Hi From Paris

Post by vofm » Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:22 pm


I am french guy from Paris and would like to say hello.

by the way, looking for people helping to get into the journey, still need to learn.

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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by bodom » Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:42 pm


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

Ultimately, your meditation involves sustaining the knowing, followed by continuous letting go as you experience sense objects through the eyes, ears, nose, tongue, body and mind. It involves just this much and there is no need to make anything more out of it.

- Ajahn Chah

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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by SarathW » Wed Nov 16, 2016 8:49 pm

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

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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by cooran » Thu Nov 17, 2016 10:11 am

Welcome to DhammaWheel :group:
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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by Caodemarte » Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:26 pm

A quick google search shows:
https://www.vipassana.fr/InfosPratiques ... Salles.htm

Just type in the city or country of your choice into google and the word Theravada. You will find many places.Good luck!

p.s. This was posted in the wrong thread. It is still kind of relevant so I left I up. Sorry for the confusion!
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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by DNS » Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:29 pm

Welcome to DW!


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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by retrofuturist » Thu Nov 17, 2016 11:52 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.


Paul. :)
"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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Re: Hi From Paris

Post by DC2R » Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:36 pm

Welcome! :hello:
May the blessings of the Buddha, the Dhamma, and the Sangha always be firmly established in your hearts.


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