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by relay
Mon Dec 31, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Sam Harris on Buddhism
Replies: 112
Views: 11239

Re: Sam Harris on Buddhism

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...
by relay
Mon Dec 31, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Kagyu
Topic: Garchen Rinpoche Live Webcast 12-30, 12-31
Replies: 30
Views: 3839

Re: Garchen Rinpoche Live Webcast 12-30, 12-31

Thanks for the post!
by relay
Fri Dec 28, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Altar in Bedroom
Replies: 50
Views: 6752

Re: Altar in Bedroom

TaTa wrote:Am i the only one that finds funny that when you post a picture it says "attachments"?
:tongue:
by relay
Fri Dec 28, 2012 10:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from rural NE Illinois.
Replies: 6
Views: 858

Re: Hello from rural NE Illinois.

Welcome from New York!

peace,
Relay
by relay
Sun Dec 23, 2012 11:11 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Altar in Bedroom
Replies: 50
Views: 6752

Re: Altar in Bedroom

PadmaVonSamba wrote: But then , getting mushy in a shrine room is different than getting shiny on a mushroom.
Priceless :rolling:
by relay
Sun Dec 23, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Employers can fire workers they find too sexy
Replies: 10
Views: 1302

Re: Employers can fire workers they find too sexy

No wonder I haven't moved up! I thought it was all political.
by relay
Sun Dec 16, 2012 3:00 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Open Intelligence, Hello!
Replies: 13
Views: 1849

Re: Open Intelligence, Hello!

Welcome from NY

peace,
relay
by relay
Sun Dec 16, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Heart goes out to Connecticut
Replies: 57
Views: 6151

Re: Heart goes out to Connecticut

I find this article well sourced and well written. This one's pretty well written too.. Thanks for both articles; the first one was not only well written, but also quite sobering - "America has lost the formative culture that would allow us to contest, challenge and transform the prevailing culture...
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
Topic: Prayers for Ling Rinpoche
Replies: 3
Views: 1004

Re: Prayers for Ling Rinpoche

I send my love and hope for his swift recovery.

peace,
gabe
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Heart goes out to Connecticut
Replies: 57
Views: 6151

Re: Heart goes out to Connecticut

I think too many times when we start discussing the way it used to be... "When I was young..." we forget exactly how things were and how much less information was available. The racial atmosphere alone in our country within my lifetime has changed dramatically, the abuse of children has changed from...
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 5:36 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: How smart do you have to be to get it?
Replies: 55
Views: 6287

Re: How smart do you have to be to get it?

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...
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 5:06 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Heart goes out to Connecticut
Replies: 57
Views: 6151

Re: Heart goes out to Connecticut

Thank you for the advise from Tara Mandala (especially the "flash on emptiness"). I agree that a primary cause is impossible. It's very existence would heal by answering the sad question of - How could this happen? There has to be much that goes awry for such violence to erupt and all the social ina...
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 5:05 am
Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
Topic: Steph
Replies: 5
Views: 1144

Re: Steph

:namaste:
by relay
Sat Dec 15, 2012 4:57 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Tashi Delek from Connecticut!
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Re: Tashi Delek from Connecticut!

Welcome from NY

peace,
relay
by relay
Fri Dec 14, 2012 4:26 am
Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
Topic: Brain Tumor on a family friend
Replies: 9
Views: 1815

Re: Brain Tumor on a family friend

Sending positive thoughts for your friend.

peace,
relay
by relay
Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:24 am
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1443
Views: 118432

Re: Music time

enjoy~

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by relay
Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:05 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: greetings from 'the north country'
Replies: 6
Views: 1133

Re: greetings from 'the north country'

Welcome from New York, US.

peace,
relay
by relay
Tue Dec 11, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1443
Views: 118432

Re: Music time

All Is Full Of Love

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by relay
Mon Dec 10, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Ayu says Hello
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

Re: Ayu says Hello

Welcome from New York, US.

peace,
relay
by relay
Mon Dec 10, 2012 2:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hi from far north new zealand
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Re: hi from far north new zealand

Welcome from New York, US.

peace,
relay