Student Of The Path

Discussion of ordination, the Vinaya and monastic life. How and where to ordain? Bhikkhuni ordination etc.
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by JamesTheGiant » Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:17 am

Great photos! I'll show them to Ajahn Sangharatana, who also ordained with Bhante G.
Congratulations!

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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by Mr Man » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:00 am

:anjali:

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Post by Khalil Bodhi » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:07 am

:anjali:
To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by suttametta » Mon Oct 24, 2016 3:43 pm

Jayantha-NJ wrote:Had my Upasampadā today, I am now Bhikkhu Jayasāra. It's been a long road since about 2010, but i've come to the end... and yet just the beginning.


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Wonderful. Thank you so much.

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Post by Bhikkhu_Jayasara » Mon Oct 24, 2016 7:44 pm

Thank you for all the kind words friends and good to see you online Bhante Lucky. I did receive your letter in the mail only two days before my ordination so it worked out perfectly.

a short video when asked my final thoughts before ordination -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JbO0Nyw-IEE
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by Nicolas » Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:14 pm

:bow: :bow: :bow:
Congratulations!
May you practice well.
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by DNS » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:57 pm

Congratulations!

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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by Bhikkhu_Jayasara » Mon Oct 24, 2016 10:29 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:Congratulations!

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David, any chance of a username change on this forum? or is that not able to be done?
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Post by DNS » Mon Oct 24, 2016 10:31 pm

Jayantha-NJ wrote: David, any chance of a username change on this forum? or is that not able to be done?
Hi Bhante,

Yes, that can be done. Let me know what you'd like it to be either here or in PM.

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Post by Bhikkhu_Jayasara » Mon Oct 24, 2016 10:56 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:
Jayantha-NJ wrote: David, any chance of a username change on this forum? or is that not able to be done?
Hi Bhante,

Yes, that can be done. Let me know what you'd like it to be either here or in PM.

Bhikkhu_Jayasara is fine thank you.
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by DNS » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:10 pm

Bhikkhu_Jayasara wrote: Bhikkhu_Jayasara is fine thank you.
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by SarathW » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:18 pm

David N. Snyder wrote:
Bhikkhu_Jayasara wrote: Bhikkhu_Jayasara is fine thank you.
:thumbsup:
It is official now!
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by Bhikkhu_Jayasara » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:32 pm

thanks again everyone :)
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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by befriend » Tue Oct 25, 2016 12:29 am

sadhu :anjali: may you help countless beings
Take care of mindfulness and mindfulness will take care of you.

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Re: Student Of The Path

Post by Bhikkhu_Jayasara » Thu Oct 27, 2016 6:52 pm

What just might be one of the last posts I make in this thread. If your interested in watching what a higher ordination is like. The actual ceremony in Pali is about 25 minutes, but then Bhante G repeats the WHOLE ceremony again in English for everyone to understand.


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