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Post by Lamorna » Wed Apr 10, 2013 2:35 pm

Just saying hello from South West England. :coffee:

I am currently having a second attempt at understanding Buddhism. I attended some talks years ago with the New Kadampa Tradition, who have lots of centres in South West England. Unfortunately, I couldn't take the teaching in at the time - may be I wasn't ready or it wasn't the right approach for me.

Just recently I have been reading some books by Joseph Goldstein and trying some of the basic meditation methods discussed and it all starts to make sense in practical way.

I am still discovering the basics of Buddhism and I have found some threads on this forum to be very helpful, so I thought I'd sign up and say hello.

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Post by DNS » Wed Apr 10, 2013 2:36 pm


Welcome to Dhamma Wheel!


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Post by Khalil Bodhi » Wed Apr 10, 2013 3:13 pm

To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to cleanse one's mind — this is the teaching of the Buddhas.
-Dhp. 183

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Post by Aloka » Wed Apr 10, 2013 3:25 pm

Welcome from the UK, Lamorna.


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Post by cooran » Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:35 am

Welcome Lamorna! :group:

with metta
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Post by Alobha » Thu Apr 11, 2013 8:09 am

Welcome Lamorna :smile:

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Post by tiltbillings » Thu Apr 11, 2013 8:24 am

>> Do you see a man wise [enlightened/ariya] in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.<< -- Proverbs 26:12

This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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