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by Cytosine
Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:28 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Buddha Booze
Replies: 19
Views: 2056

Re: Buddha Booze

as an alcoholic who has been sober since '91 and a serious meditator for most of that time, thats a load of crap. seriously wrongheaded thinking. alcohol or any drug for that matter, is not going to give you anything you didnt have before you got the buzz, it just harms the clarity. either that guy...
by Cytosine
Tue Nov 17, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Buddha Booze
Replies: 19
Views: 2056

Buddha Booze

Hi all, I'm fairly early in my meditation practice (even 25 minutes can be difficult some days), but I have read some scriptures (mostly Theravada as of late, we're reading the Dhammapada in the philosophy course I'm taking) and almost all of them tend to be pretty specific that alcohol and drugs ne...
by Cytosine
Wed Nov 04, 2009 10:11 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Namaste!
Replies: 4
Views: 622

Namaste!

Hi everyone. Just joined your community after following a link from dhammawheel (which I also joined). I'm a 21 year-old Canadian male from the Ontario area. I'm currently attending the University of Guelph studying biology but will be graduating and doing more studies in pharmacology at the Univers...