Happy Birthday Alobha!

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Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by SDC » Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:20 pm

Hope you have a great day!! :smile:

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by Khalil Bodhi » Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:42 pm

Happy birthday!
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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by DNS » Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:45 pm

Happy Birthday ! !

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by acinteyyo » Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:51 pm

:clap: Have a great day, Alobha!
Thag 1.20. Ajita - I do not fear death; nor do I long for life. I’ll lay down this body, aware and mindful.

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by cooran » Tue Nov 24, 2015 8:30 pm

Happy birthday! :group:
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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by SarathW » Tue Nov 24, 2015 8:32 pm

Happy Birthday!

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Post by Ben » Tue Nov 24, 2015 9:04 pm

Happy birthday, Michael!
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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by Bundokji » Tue Nov 24, 2015 9:49 pm

Happy Birthday :smile:
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This was the last word of the Tathagata.

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by retrofuturist » Tue Nov 24, 2015 9:52 pm

Happy birthday chief.


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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by sattva » Wed Nov 25, 2015 4:21 am

Hope this is the beginning of a wonderful year! Happy Birthday!!! Cake anyone? :D

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by Alobha » Wed Nov 25, 2015 11:28 am

Thank you everyone :) I had a very peaceful birthday. Time passes by so fast. Ah well. :D

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by robdog » Wed Nov 25, 2015 4:26 pm

Belated birthday wishes, time does indeed pass very fast!

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by Modus.Ponens » Wed Nov 25, 2015 11:24 pm

Happy Birthday! :)
"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

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Re: Happy Birthday Alobha!

Post by Anagarika » Thu Nov 26, 2015 12:54 pm

A very Happy Birthday, Alobha, with wellness, happiness and peace in the coming years.


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