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by Pyrrho
Tue Mar 05, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Starting a daily practice
Replies: 12
Views: 1224

Re: Starting a daily practice

Wow, thank you all for the links and tips! I truly appreciate all of them :twothumbsup:
by Pyrrho
Tue Mar 05, 2013 9:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Happy to be here!
Replies: 6
Views: 989

Re: Happy to be here!

Thank you both for the welcome! :smile:
by Pyrrho
Sun Mar 03, 2013 6:45 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Starting a daily practice
Replies: 12
Views: 1224

Re: Starting a daily practice

You can also chant or recite mantras with a rosary. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fVRzgZit2M http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yAM85yiz44 :namaste: I've been considering taking up mantras, but don't really know how to begin. Is there any sort of preliminary preparation before regularly chanting? Th...
by Pyrrho
Sun Mar 03, 2013 6:42 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Starting a daily practice
Replies: 12
Views: 1224

Re: Starting a daily practice

Try applying the five precepts. Very good advice, Matt J. I've been making some effort to work more ethical concerns in my everyday activities. Even cutting back on my meat consumption (yes, maybe hell has indeed frozen over, for how likely that would've seemed a couple of months ago :lol: ) I'll g...
by Pyrrho
Sun Mar 03, 2013 12:01 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Starting a daily practice
Replies: 12
Views: 1224

Starting a daily practice

Hello all. I've been meditating daily (well almost, I've missed one or two days the past 5 weeks) and have really begin to appreciate it. But I've felt like I can do more in terms of practice beyond sitting meditation. As a beginner, which no affiliation to any particular school or tradition, can an...
by Pyrrho
Sat Mar 02, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Happy to be here!
Replies: 6
Views: 989

Happy to be here!

Hello! I don't have much to say, just wanted to post a quick introduction before I begin to post :smile: I've recently resumed learning about Buddhism; I've always been fascinated by the Buddha Shakyamuni, but have never felt as appreciative of his dharma as I do now in my life, and I hope to learn ...