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salayatana
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Greetings

Post by salayatana » Fri Jan 30, 2009 2:55 am

:coffee:

Greetings everyone,

Congratulations on the new forum , I recognise a few familiar names from esangha and have logged on using my old name from esangha . I look forward to reading the postings and to maybe contributing again . Well done moderators . :clap:

Best Wishes ,
:hello:
Jin

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Re: Greetings

Post by retrofuturist » Fri Jan 30, 2009 2:58 am

Greetings and welcome to Dhamma Wheel, Jin.

:hello:

Metta,
Retro. :)
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"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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Re: Greetings

Post by Dhammanando » Fri Jan 30, 2009 3:08 am

Welcome Jin :smile:

Best wishes,
Dhammanando Bhikkhu

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Re: Greetings

Post by Cittasanto » Fri Jan 30, 2009 7:52 am

:hello:
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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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Re: Greetings

Post by bodom » Fri Jan 30, 2009 1:26 pm

Welcome!

:namaste:
To study is to know the texts,
To practice is to know your defilements,
To attain the goal is to know and let go.

- Ajahn Lee Dhammadharo


With mindfulness immersed in the body
well established, restrained
with regard to the six media of contact,
always centered, the monk
can know Unbinding for himself.

- Ud 3.5


"Dont send the mind outside. Watch the mind right at the mind."

- Ajahn Dune Atulo

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