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sidctinsley
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Hey everyone, glad to have found this online sangha

Post by sidctinsley » Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:03 pm

I've been practicing Therevada Buddhism for a little over two years, but have not had the experience of being apart of an active sangha due to where I live. I'm twenty years old and actively study, and enjoy discussing, suttas and things I have read within the Pali Canon. Glad to be here.

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Re: Hey everyone, glad to have found this online sangha

Post by retrofuturist » Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:34 pm

Greetings,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

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

"It is natural that one who knows and sees things as they really are is disenchanted and dispassionate." (AN 10.2)

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Re: Hey everyone, glad to have found this online sangha

Post by bodom » Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:44 pm

Welcome!

: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 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: Hey everyone, glad to have found this online sangha

Post by Sam Vara » Thu Oct 05, 2017 3:18 pm

Welcome! :smile:

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Re: Hey everyone, glad to have found this online sangha

Post by DNS » Thu Oct 05, 2017 4:59 pm

Welcome to DW!

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