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I think Sam Harris wants to overcome suffering and be happy. :smile: He does not require an alien culture, primitive supernatural beliefs, cosmology or Buddhist orthodoxy (whatever that might be deemed to be). Might he become enlightened, whilst others doze through Buddhist attachments? Might be :t...
- Sat Dec 15, 2012 5:36 pm
- Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
- Topic: How smart do you have to be to get it?
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What is meant by "get it?" Is it something abstract or is it simplistic? Is it a matter of analyzing or a matter of acceptance? How much of the practice involves intellectual activity? Not on a personal level where someone's tendencies are just that, but in the broader general sense. I think that th...
- Mon Dec 10, 2012 2:31 am
- Forum: Introductions
- Topic: A very pleasant day to you, my fellow travellers!
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Welcome from New York, US.