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No_Mind
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I return

Post by No_Mind » Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:07 pm

After seven months of self imposed exile I return to DW.

Hello All. Hope you are well. Very Happy New Year 2018 to all of you. :toast:

:namaste:

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Re: I Return

Post by DNS » Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:20 pm

Welcome back!

Good to see you back.

:namaste:

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Re: I return

Post by retrofuturist » Sat Dec 30, 2017 8:34 pm

Greetings No Mind,

Good to see you here.

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: I return

Post by bodom » Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:29 pm

Welcome back.

: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 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: I return

Post by Cittasanto » Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:45 pm

:hello:
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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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