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by DNS
Wed May 23, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: The origin of "life" on earth
Replies: 21
Views: 688

Re: The origin of "life" on earth

Apparently there is no consensus among scientists regarding the origin of life on earth. There are a lot of theories out there including the primordial soup and others, but if those were true, why wouldn't have scientists created life in a lab, without using any donor clone DNA or material? One of t...
by DNS
Sat May 12, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Intro
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Re: Intro

Welcome to DW!

:coffee:
by DNS
Wed May 02, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from England
Replies: 4
Views: 371

Re: Hello from England

Welcome to DW!

:cheers:
by DNS
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Intro and a question
Replies: 15
Views: 385

Re: Intro and a question

Welcome to DW!

:buddha1:
by DNS
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: Hello everyone

Welcome to DW!

:yinyang:
by DNS
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I'm also samsarictravelling at Dhamma Wheel.
Replies: 15
Views: 623

Re: I'm also samsarictravelling at Dhamma Wheel.

Oops, I missed the title of this thread. :emb: :lol:
by DNS
Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Waterworld
Replies: 39
Views: 947

Re: Waterworld

The Cicada wrote:
Fri Apr 27, 2018 1:42 am
It's funny because I don't live on the coast. :mrgreen:
But, but, but . . . San Diego is safe, right? :shock: :tongue: (I have some property there.)
by DNS
Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I'm also samsarictravelling at Dhamma Wheel.
Replies: 15
Views: 623

Re: I'm also samsarictravelling at Dhamma Wheel.

Welcome to DW!

Be sure to check out our sister forum:

https://dhammawheel.com/
(Theravada forum)
by DNS
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: DNA TESTS
Replies: 78
Views: 1960

Re: DNA TESTS

Ashkenazi Jew, German, Dutch, Russian, Arab, North African (in that order).
Mantrik wrote:
Mon Apr 23, 2018 9:09 am
I just wondered if others have had the test done and what it means to them.
I like the tests. It shows how we're all inter-connected genetically and that there is no pure race.
by DNS
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Yes! He!
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: Yes! He!

Welcome to DW!

:yinyang:
by DNS
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi there!
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: Hi there!

Welcome to DW!

:cheers:
by DNS
Sat Apr 07, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Re: Greetings!

Welcome to DW!

:yinyang:
by DNS
Sat Apr 07, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 17
Views: 3016

Re: Greetings

Welcome back!

:meditate:
by DNS
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Caruana - Carlsen 2018 WCC (chess news)
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Caruana - Carlsen 2018 WCC (chess news)

Fabiano Caruana, an Italian-American, born in Miami, raised in Brooklyn won the Candidates tournament for the right to play Magnus Carlsen in the next World chess championship, later this year in November. https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/mar/27/fabiano-caruana-magnus-carlsen-candidates-tourna...
by DNS
Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: North America (USA & Canada)
Topic: Timber Hawkeye at my place Mar. 24
Replies: 2
Views: 318

Re: Timber Hawkeye at my place Mar. 24

About 100+ attended.

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by DNS
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Return after a long absence
Replies: 9
Views: 406

Re: Return after a long absence

Bienvenida de nuevo!

:buddha1:
by DNS
Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Have you changed Buddhist schools since joining DW?
Replies: 31
Views: 1231

Re: Have you changed Buddhist schools since joining DW?

I haven't changed schools, I'm still primarily Theravada, however, it has changed me for the better. From practicing and studying and participating in online forums, I've adjusted my thinking for the better. When I first became Buddhist my thinking was Theravada = old, original; Mahayana = later, ad...
by DNS
Mon Mar 19, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: My "Hello" post
Replies: 4
Views: 247

Re: My "Hello" post

Welcome to DW!

:yinyang:
by DNS
Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Steven Hawking is now dead
Replies: 8
Views: 516

Re: Steven Hawking is now dead

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I haven't read his books, but of course have heard a lot about him and also saw the movie about his life, great, brilliant mind.
by DNS
Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Why samsara exists
Replies: 77
Views: 4097

Re: Why samsara exists

Short answer: craving Pali: taṇhā Sanskrit: tṛṣṇā Why does life even exist and why is there craving at all? These are unconjecturables. https://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/an/an04/an04.077.than.html Other religions don't have adequate answers either, for example why do humans exist, have souls,...