Hello from New Zealand :)

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Chookidoo
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Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by Chookidoo » Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:32 pm

Hi I'm Kindu :)

I resonate a lot with the Dhamma teachings of Thai Forest tradition. Love forest monasteries. Been practicing for the last 10 years.
Right now I find Thanissaro Bhikku's teachings so so helpful. Just wondering if there is any other New Zealanders on this forum.
There is a possibility of Thanissaro Bhikku coming to NZ in 2020 and would love to link up with other NZers who find his teachings helpful

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mikenz66
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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by mikenz66 » Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:09 am

Kia ora Chookidoo!

:heart:
Mike

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JamesTheGiant
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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by JamesTheGiant » Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:06 am

Hello Chookidoo, I'm down in Dunedin. Not for too long though, in a year or so I'll be heading north to be near the monastery in the Hutt Valley, or maybe back to Perth to be near the monastery there.
Where are you based?
Welcome welcome!

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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by DNS » Mon Nov 12, 2018 3:03 am

Welcome to DW!



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Post by SarathW » Tue Nov 13, 2018 8:15 pm

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

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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by bodom » Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:40 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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Post by eto » Sun Nov 18, 2018 1:11 am

Kia Ora :)

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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by mrgrtt123 » Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:25 am

Welcome to the community! :rofl:

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Re: Hello from New Zealand :)

Post by retrofuturist » Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:34 am

Greetings,

Welcome to Dhamma Wheel.

:buddha1:

Metta,
Paul. :)
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"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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