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Just would like to say

Post by Still Searching » Sun Sep 15, 2013 1:34 am

Thank you all very much for the love and support throughout this difficult time.

I do not want to take over the forums nor be center of attention but I really do wish to thank you all for not giving up on me. It brings tears to my eyes, I really did felt no hope but with your kind words and support, I know now I am never alone.

As mentioned in my new introduction, I have had many disappointments, I lost my home, I lost someone very dear to me and living in a rough town surrounded by anger, hatred, lust and greed, it brings negative energy around me and therefore I suffer.

I'm still practicing the 5 precepts and trying to remember the four noble truths. As my username reads, I am "Still Searching".
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment." ~ Siddhārtha, Gautama Buddha

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Re: Just would like to say

Post by LG2V » Sun Sep 15, 2013 3:21 am

Still Searching,

Welcome Back! :hug:

Please take Dr. Snyder's advice and contact http://www.befrienders.org/directory?country=GB if you haven't already. We're here for you as well.

Things will get better with time and practice.

Here are some excellent sites for giving free Dana (Click-Based Donation):

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Re: Just would like to say

Post by Modus.Ponens » Sun Sep 15, 2013 9:06 am

I'm glad that you are with us. :group:
He turns his mind away from those phenomena, and having done so, inclines his mind to the property of deathlessness: 'This is peace, this is exquisite — the resolution of all fabrications; the relinquishment of all acquisitions; the ending of craving; dispassion; cessation; Unbinding.'
(Jhana Sutta - Thanissaro Bhikkhu translation)

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