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by Motova
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Practice for rain
Replies: 9
Views: 306

Re: Practice for rain

by Motova
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:53 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: I like this forum
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: I like this forum

Virgo wrote:
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:48 am


Kevin
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by Motova
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: I like this forum
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: I like this forum

We convert people with logic and kindness. Buddhist should preach and convert people more in my opinion. Maybe on that point, we could do with a new kind of evangelical branch of buddhism. No idea way buddhist teachers take such a relax approach specially considering we are all on the verge of goin...
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Importance of Memory in Dharma
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Importance of Memory in Dharma

Has anyone read this? https://www.amazon.ca/Mirror-Memory-Reflections-Mindfulness-Remembrance/dp/0791410781/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1513102575&sr=8-3&keywords=in+the+mirror+of+memory It's still sitting in my google library unread. :emb: I don’t remember. [media]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWm1lp...
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Importance of Memory in Dharma
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Importance of Memory in Dharma

Inspiring story, but the writer comes across as an asshole sometimes. It has some practical use, but mostly it's just inspirational: https://www.amazon.ca/Moonwalking-Einstein-Science-Remembering-Everything/dp/0143120530/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1513105631&sr=1-1&keywords=moonwalking+with+eins...
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Importance of Memory in Dharma
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Importance of Memory in Dharma

This one looks interesting: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/019933 ... YIK6Y9EEQB

Butt sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet :toilet: , it's expensive.
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Printing a Book From One's Google Library?
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Printing a Book From One's Google Library?

Does anyone know how to print a book from one's google library?

Thank you Thank you.
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Importance of Memory in Dharma
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Importance of Memory in Dharma

Has anyone read this?

https://www.amazon.ca/Mirror-Memory-Ref ... +of+memory

It's still sitting in my google library unread. :emb:
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Zen
Topic: All is One
Replies: 17
Views: 169

Re: All is One

:popcorn:
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: The Road Trip
Replies: 62
Views: 1453

Re: The Road Trip

That was my second guess. :sage: Malcolm is our resident Highlander. Kevin I wonder if Malcolm's family has any connections to the Freemasonry.... https://media.alienwarearena.com/media/depositphotos_21336899-All-seeing-eye-of-god-eye-of-providence-symbol-of-omniscience.jpg What if the Illuminati h...
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 4741
Views: 401706

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

What transmissions are needed to practice the three practices located in the Guru Yoga book in the pages 109-114?

Thank you.
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Discovering Mahayana Buddhism
Topic: Importance of Memory in Dharma
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Importance of Memory in Dharma

How important is memory in practicing Dharma?

What did the Buddha say about memory?

Do you have any tricks to develop a good memory?
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Buddhist Billionaire plans to change China
Replies: 19
Views: 318

Re: Buddhist Billionaire plans to change China

PuerAzaelis wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:29 pm
Grigoris wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:24 pm
Never trust anybody.
:good:
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: The Road Trip
Replies: 62
Views: 1453

Re: The Road Trip

Virgo wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:42 am
Motova wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:24 am


That was my second guess. :sage:
Malcolm is our resident Highlander.

Kevin
I am also Scottish. :jedi:
by Motova
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:24 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: The Road Trip
Replies: 62
Views: 1453

Re: The Road Trip

And heres what you look like after driving 14 hours. Are you part Scottish? My family is from the West Coast of Ireland, a place of culture, life, music, dance, many pints of black beer, and enjoyment of the senses. I am born American. My cousins, in fact, grew up with the band 'The Cranberries' ht...
by Motova
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: The Road Trip
Replies: 62
Views: 1453

Re: The Road Trip

Virgo wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:02 am
And heres what you look like after driving 14 hours.
Are you part Scottish?
by Motova
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 4741
Views: 401706

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Virgo wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:22 pm
Motova wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:21 pm

Do you think I said too much?
Nope.

Kevin
:cheers:
by Motova
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 4741
Views: 401706

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Virgo wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:09 pm
TaTa wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:11 pm
What would essence mean?
Thsi is something that should be understood through Rinpoches instructions. I don't feel comfortable stating anything else online.

Kevin
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Do you think I said too much?
by Motova
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Academic Discussion
Topic: New Buddhist Ethics Book Coming
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: New Buddhist Ethics Book Coming

Also Dover is a great publishing company: http://store.doverpublications.com/

Malcolm can you please tell us your favourite book publishers and a list of must read books?

:reading: