Ordination on spot

Discussion of ordination, the Vinaya and monastic life. How and where to ordain? Bhikkhuni ordination etc.
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confusedlayman
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Ordination on spot

Post by confusedlayman » Sat Feb 15, 2020 4:56 pm

Hey friends

I m getting weary of life. I know 5 aggregates are suffering and want to rid of it for good. Even when living my feeling and emotions are attached to it and I want to severe it like sissicor cutting a thread, when my madness reach top.. I’ll just walk into monestry and ask for on spot ordination. Is it possible?
non-agitation is highest peace
living unaffected by other cause and condition to suffering is true bliss
not associating with stupid people is immediate peace
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JamesTheGiant
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Re: Ordination on spot

Post by JamesTheGiant » Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:42 pm

It's very unlikely.
BUT if the monks are nice they might let you stay as a layperson.
Then after some time they might start to take you seriously and possibly ordain you.

I got the feeling you've never stayed at a monastery? It's not like you think. You should arrange to visit and stay for some time at a monastery. It will educate you a lot.

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Alīno
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Re: Ordination on spot

Post by Alīno » Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:54 am

At least 2 month as lay person I think, but try to live several mounth with 8 precepts as lay, see how it is first _/\_
Ajahn Nanadassano (before ordaining) : Venerable Ajahn, what is the bigest error that buddhist do in their practice?
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