A Talk Dealing With Lay Life

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A Talk Dealing With Lay Life

Post by Virgo » Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:55 pm

In this talk Venerable Ajahn Thanissaro comments on some aspects of lay-life and practicing Dhamma in everyday life. The talk starts out with the 3 characteristics and the 4 Noble Truths, and then goes more into aspects of lay-life.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpU6zG8kIBQ

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Re: A Talk Dealing With Lay Life

Post by TamHanhHi » Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:08 pm

Thanks for sharing this. I listened to it on the subway ride to an all-day meditation retreat, so it was a great way to start the day. Ajahn Thanissaro touched on many great points, namely keeping the precepts and moving towards greater happiness. I love his question for reflection: "What when I do it will lead to my long-term welfare and happiness?"

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Re: A Talk Dealing With Lay Life

Post by Virgo » Mon Mar 05, 2018 6:13 pm

TamHanhHi wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 3:08 pm
Thanks for sharing..
I am glad you enjoyed it Tam. :anjali:

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Re: A Talk Dealing With Lay Life

Post by Mkoll » Fri Mar 09, 2018 3:54 am

Thanks for sharing this.
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa
Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambuddhassa

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