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Hello, in another life I used to visit the Theravada monetary in Pertersfield, U.K, quite often then life took over and now many years later I find myself living in rural France and the time is right to restart the journey, I'm hoping the forum will be a resource to help me meet people of the same mind

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Welcome to DW!

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Welcome :thumbsup:
“For that is false, bhikkhu, which has a deceptive nature, and that is true which has an undeceptive nature—Nibbāna. Therefore a bhikkhu possessing this truth possesses the supreme foundation of truth. For this, bhikkhu, is the supreme noble truth, namely, Nibbāna, which has an undeceptive nature.” MN 140

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

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The heart of the path is so simple. No need for long explanations. Give up clinging to love and hate, just rest with things as they are. That is all I do in my own practice.

Do not try to become anything. Do not make yourself into anything. Do not be a meditator. Do not become enlightened. When you sit, let it be. When you walk, let it be. Grasp at nothing. Resist nothing.

Of course, there are dozens of meditation techniques to develop samadhi and many kinds of vipassana. But it all comes back to this-just let it all be. Step over here where it is cool, out of the battle.

- Ajahn Chah

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Welcome Lillyblue!


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