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- Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:19 pm
- Forum: Dzogchen
- Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
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I'd like to be clearer about the best way to visualize a thigle. Am I correct in thinking that it should be a three-dimensional, shimmering sphere rather than something flat and static? Yes. Are the colored lights pulsating and intermingling, or do they remain in their repective layers? They each h...
- Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:58 am
- Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
- Topic: winning the lottery...???
- Replies: 33
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Best way I've heard of playing the lottery was from a financial advisor here in the UK. What he did was picked his lottery numbers and paid what that pick would cost into a savings account. Each week he would play and put the money away into the savings account. If the numbers came up for a win, he...
In the absence of that, Malcolm gave the best advice here, which I can only repeat, and that is to get a bodhiseed mala made from seeds which are as near as possible to their natural state. The Lamas I've asked say it is suitable for any practice........but then I don't know many Lamas! lol :) That...
Hey Kevin, come on down to Santa Fe and visit our stupas!! Awesome you are doing the Flight of the Garuda retreat. Drubpon Lama Karma is incredible. I might be able to do that after the teachings. I am going to have to look into this. I am starting to get on a little bit of a limited time frame. Ke...
- Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:26 pm
- Forum: News & Current Events
- Topic: Right Wing and Left Wing Totalitairianism and Fascism
- Replies: 104
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Ah man I love Pagosa Springs. As a younger man I used to go there with my girlfriend (now wife) on road trips from Albuquerque. I want to do nothing but hang out in a hot pool there for like a week. Enjoy man, sounds like a blast, I'll actually be in Albuquerque soon, but it doesnt compare. The hot...
+1 :twothumbsup: I did not make the decision lightly at all. A number of auspicious things lined up perfectly which led to me making the decision to take the teachings. Kevin I might see you there.I'm in se az.Rear wheel drive but what the heck. That would be great.. Kevin
Thank you for posting the road trip report, the pictures, and travel tales. I'm very happy you will get to be at Tara Mandala for the Flight of the Garuda empowerments and retreat. That to me is most auspicious. +1 :twothumbsup: I did not make the decision lightly at all. A number of auspicious thi...
True, we should look after the environment. That's a good point. I agree. Also, since Buddhism is about individuals, individuals who experience sufferings, so by protecting a balanced healthy state of our environment we can help all of those individuals around. This allows us also to accumulate mer...