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Post by ciprian » Sun Jul 05, 2009 8:19 am

Greetings from Romania, a land where the Dhamma is rarely heard or spoken, thus the internet is a blessing.
Ciprian :anjali:

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Post by Guy » Sun Jul 05, 2009 9:21 am

Welcome Ciprian,

Glad you could join us. :group:

With Metta,

Four types of letting go:

1) Giving; expecting nothing back in return
2) Throwing things away
3) Contentment; wanting to be here, not wanting to be anywhere else
4) "Teflon Mind"; having a mind which doesn't accumulate things

- Ajahn Brahm

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Post by retrofuturist » Sun Jul 05, 2009 1:00 pm

Greetings and welcome to Dhamma Wheel, ciprian!


Retro. :)
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

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Post by Ben » Sun Jul 05, 2009 1:12 pm

Welcome Ciprian, welcome to Dhamma Wheel!

“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Post by Cittasanto » Mon Jul 06, 2009 8:28 am

hi and Welcome,
hope you find the site useful, and hope to see you about
Blog, Suttas, Aj Chah, Facebook.

He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
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Post by DNS » Mon Jul 06, 2009 1:24 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


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Post by uniformsquare » Mon Jul 06, 2009 11:42 pm

Welcome, always happy to see new members.

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