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by Jesse
Thu May 24, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Guess who said this?
Replies: 29
Views: 614

Re: Guess who said this?

Kim O'Hara wrote:
Thu May 24, 2018 12:41 pm
emaho wrote:
Thu May 24, 2018 9:32 am
I would have guessed Eckardt Tolle, because I find the idea of equating Buddha and God completely misguided....
Me too.

:coffee:
Kim
Which god? :popcorn:
by Jesse
Thu May 24, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1877
Views: 151692

Re: Music time



by Jesse
Wed May 23, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1877
Views: 151692

Re: Music time

by Jesse
Tue May 22, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Nichiren
Topic: Why do we tend to care about what others think?
Replies: 16
Views: 441

Re: Why do we tend to care about what others think?

From the context of Buddhism, judgment starts with discernment, discernment is a necessary quality to have, but combine discernment with ignorance, and you have suffering. ofc this is a very watered down version, but you could approach this question from a number of angles.. psychology is a particul...
by Jesse
Tue May 22, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: The origin of "life" on earth
Replies: 38
Views: 1027

Re: The origin of "life" on earth

Hello friends, We know about algae and bacteria. And we developed from them (enter dependent origination/emptiness). And we know that although scientists can make organic moleculess from inorganic molecules, we still cant make "living" things from "inanimate" ones.... Question, could it be that the...
by Jesse
Tue May 22, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1877
Views: 151692

Re: Music time

Sādhaka wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 9:19 am
[media]https://youtube.com/watch?v= xgUJgI44dkA[/media]

[media]https://youtube.com/watch?v= 0pcpqkkodXY[/media]



so fresh and so clean
by Jesse
Sun May 20, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1877
Views: 151692

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by Jesse
Sun May 20, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1877
Views: 151692

Re: Music time

by Jesse
Sat May 19, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

just writing whatever comes out to express yourself without the limitations of the conscious judging mind watching every word or action for censoring because questionable material should never be said, even less written lest society should look at you funny and you know what as I remain getting olde...
by Jesse
Mon May 14, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance
Replies: 22
Views: 1577

Re: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance

Haldol is an ancient anti-psychotic which has been proven to be both ineffective in treatment (other than as a chemical restraint.), and one that causes brain damage, and damage to the nervous system. Haloperidol is only used for sedation nowadays. It is very rarely prescribed as a treatment for an...
by Jesse
Mon May 14, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance
Replies: 22
Views: 1577

Re: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance

Questionsdharma wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 7:03 pm
I have been in therapy for 5 years,none of it worked.
Look into Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.


https://behavioraltech.org/resources/fa ... erapy-dbt/

It is the official combination of CBT and Mindfulness that is used in the USA, and approved for treating mental disorders.
by Jesse
Mon May 14, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

My little boat at sea. Edited the poem quite a bit, so I'm reposting the revised version, sorry I shoulda fully edited before I posted, but I keep finding things I want to change. :reading: My little boat at sea. ------------ Everyone whose ever loved me has abandoned me one way or another and soon...
by Jesse
Mon May 14, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance
Replies: 22
Views: 1577

Re: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance

My sympathy goes to you.I have the exact same thing.I have had type 3" magical thinking"OCD since the age of 8 or 9,intrusive thoughts and false memories.I have been making vows since last yr to counteract my OCD and intrusive thoughts.for example ,my mind will tell me that if you look at something...
by Jesse
Mon May 14, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

My little boat at sea. ____________________________________ Everyone whom ever loved me has abandoned me in one way or another and soon left me alone drowning in my own little sea of shame and with no one there to save me I've become so tired of playing these games where I'm the one left wanting le...
by Jesse
Thu May 10, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance
Replies: 22
Views: 1577

Re: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance

My sympathy goes to you.I have the exact same thing.I have had type 3" magical thinking"OCD since the age of 8 or 9,intrusive thoughts and false memories.I have been making vows since last yr to counteract my OCD and intrusive thoughts.for example ,my mind will tell me that if you look at something...
by Jesse
Thu May 10, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance
Replies: 22
Views: 1577

Re: Religious ocd, vow problem, and seeking guidance

OCD is not the silly little character defect you find on television shows. OCD is a devastating mental illness that destroys peoples lives. One that sends people to psych wards, intensive care units, and morgues, and that's when they are lucky. So, can we please stop entertaining the idea that it's ...
by Jesse
Sun May 06, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

For someone whom hurts the same. ------------------------- Keeper of my sanity provider of pills, and unpaid bills, forsaken, I've taken of the blue and green, for they give the best of thrills, and as I swallow each one, I find myself further from the pain of this girl whom stole my heart and who ...
by Jesse
Thu May 03, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

Prayer of Impermanence --- When I die, I wish for my ashes to be added to a sand mandala, to be perfect in compassion, peace, and understanding with perfect sanity, and perfect wisdom, and once it's through; I wish to be scattered along with the thoughts of all our ancestors, all of our teachers, a...
by Jesse
Thu May 03, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Two months of writing.
Replies: 25
Views: 1020

Re: Two months of writing.

You can't release pent up emotions without feeling it :lol: Pent up what without doing what? I dunno, Jesse. Some things are better recognized for the confusion they are and left unfelt. With time and new experiences, the old emotions evaporate, and for better or worse, we're set free. https://yout...
by Jesse
Thu May 03, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Young people are loneliest?
Replies: 56
Views: 1606

Re: Young people are loneliest?

Kevin... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RdgiAXipDA Right back at ya' :yinyang: The greatest Americans have not been born yet They are waiting patiently for the past to die Please give blood Those crumbled tablets were to share a story with a burning bush Where is that voice from nowhere to remind...