Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

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Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby David N. Snyder » Sun Dec 29, 2013 2:30 am

Happy Birthday ! ! !

3 birthdays, time for a triple layer chocolate cake!


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Re: Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby Modus.Ponens » Sun Dec 29, 2013 3:36 am

Happy Birthday, zavk! :smile:

Happy Birthday, forestmat! :smile:

Happy Birthday, thaijeppe! :smile:

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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Re: Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby Taijitu » Sun Dec 29, 2013 5:30 pm

Happy Birthday guys! :twothumbsup:
Unfettered at last, a traveling monk,
I pass the old Zen barrier.
Mine is a traceless stream-and-cloud life,
Of these mountains, which shall be my home?
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Re: Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby cooran » Mon Dec 30, 2013 2:41 am

Happy birthday all!!! :group:

With metta,
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Re: Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby bodom » Mon Dec 30, 2013 5:05 pm

Happy Birthday guys!!!

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

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Re: Happy Birthday thaijeppe, forestmat, zavk !!!

Postby zavk » Mon Dec 30, 2013 8:40 pm

Hi all. I only visit DW occasionally these days, and especially the past few months when I have been extremely caught up in work. But I remember that the admins/mods always make it a point to wish members a happy birthday. So I thought the responsible thing to do is to express my gratitude. I should also take this opportunity to publicly admit that my practice has really taken a slide in the past few months because of the aforementioned work related stuff. But that is over now. After this bout of X'Mas/NYE partying. I will make an effort to sit an annual retreat, at least 5 days, in late January 2014.

A Happy New Year to you all.
With metta,

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