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Tessa Danube
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Hello

Post by Tessa Danube » Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:44 pm

I am fairly new to Buddhism and have been spending time reading books on the subject and hope to learn with this online forum since money and distant makes it hard to get to the local Center I have been trying to find an online sangha as well.

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DNS
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Re: Hello

Post by DNS » Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:16 pm

Welcome to DW!

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bodom
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Re: Hello

Post by bodom » Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:55 pm

Welcome!

:namaste:
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 no struggling, no thinking,
the mind, still,
will see cause and effect
vanishing in the Void.
Attached to nothing, letting go:
Know that this is the way
to allay all stress.

- Upasika Kee Nanayan

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Re: Hello

Post by retrofuturist » Wed Sep 13, 2017 12:00 am

Greetings,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha1:

Metta,
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: Hello

Post by clw_uk » Wed Sep 13, 2017 12:53 am

Welcome to this hive of wretchedness and villainy :jumping:
Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken

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Re: Hello

Post by ryanM » Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:04 pm

Welcome, Tessa!
sabbe dhammā nālaṃ abhinivesāya

"nothing whatsoever should be clung to"

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Re: Hello

Post by DC2R » Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:28 am

Welcome! Yuttadhammo Bhikkhu runs an online meditation group, and it may be the kind of sangha you are looking for.
May the blessings of the Buddha, the Dhamma, and the Sangha always be firmly established in your hearts.

http://txti.es/theravada

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