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by garudha
Wed Jan 06, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Listening Skills
Replies: 11
Views: 1186

Re: Listening Skills

Vasana wrote:Have you heard of Marshall Rosenberg's 'nonviolent communication' method Garudha?
Amazingly I do have a never-read copy. Thanks for reminding me!
by garudha
Wed Jan 06, 2016 2:44 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Listening Skills
Replies: 11
Views: 1186

Re: Listening Skills

Queequeg wrote:Understand that your life itself, as you experience it, is the embodiment of the true aspect; its not something far away or different in any way.
I don't wish to fluff your ego Queequeg but that was a beautifully elegant and concise reply. Wow!
by garudha
Wed Jan 06, 2016 1:50 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Listening Skills
Replies: 11
Views: 1186

Listening Skills

It goes without saying that we need to maintain an impartial awareness, to look & listen towards our external environment, in order to learn & progress on the path. To that end, what tips can other forum members offer this thread with regards to techniques, skills and methods (etc) in order to bette...
by garudha
Fri Jan 01, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: Nichiren
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 1
Views: 451

Re: Happy New Year!

Amazing post, wow.
by garudha
Fri Jan 01, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
Topic: Happy New Year to All!
Replies: 6
Views: 3250

Re: Happy New Year to All!

Happy New Year 2016 :twothumbsup:
by garudha
Wed Dec 30, 2015 1:11 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Paranoia
Replies: 10
Views: 1373

Re: Paranoia

Try this.

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Thoughts or feelings ?
by garudha
Wed Dec 30, 2015 12:27 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Paranoia
Replies: 10
Views: 1373

Re: Paranoia

In the west "paranoia" is commonly regarded as a condition which can be medically treated. Do you think that; - paranoia is a natural reaction to existing and being within a constructed samsaric reality ? - paranoia is a condition which can be medically treated ? successful practice can reduce para...
by garudha
Tue Dec 29, 2015 11:18 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Paranoia
Replies: 10
Views: 1373

Paranoia

In the west "paranoia" is commonly regarded as a condition which can be medically treated. Do you think that; - paranoia is a natural reaction to existing and being within a constructed samsaric reality ? - paranoia is a condition which can be medically treated ? - successful practice can reduce par...
by garudha
Sun Dec 27, 2015 4:01 pm
Forum: Academic Discussion
Topic: One
Replies: 19
Views: 3715

Re: One

White Lotus wrote:Thank you Garuda for your insights. The Tao is interesting....
You're welcome. I deleted my post because it wasn't about Buddhism and I PM'd the quotes to you.
by garudha
Sat Dec 12, 2015 1:29 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

Queequeg wrote:Well I'd be me. Just not me. Who would you be?
The opposite of "only memories remain"... I guess.

Original!
by garudha
Sat Dec 12, 2015 1:21 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

Not so much. And its not you, its me. Just not liberated enough to be into dudes. I suppose I love the idea of Garuda. Not the reality so much. If I could erase all your memories then maybe you'd like me, but *who* would you be, if you weren't you? ...and a blank human being is what, or whom ? To a...
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 11:44 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

Queequeg wrote:Be my valentine?
Do I have what you want ?
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by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:31 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

Queequeg wrote:I TOTALLY LOVE GARUDA.

Be my valentine?
Thanks for the feedback.
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 5:34 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Warning The Truth You Don't Wanna Hear
Replies: 17
Views: 1708

Re: Warning The Truth You Don't Wanna Hear

So there's this guy, who has a head made out of five giant blocks. The blocks are all different and they are as follows, from left to right, T R U T H. Yeah, crazy, huh? This guy is truth walking. Let's call him Mr Truth (not his real name). Well Mr Truth walks into a bar filled with regulars gather...
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Best Post Ever
Replies: 7
Views: 1126

Re: Best Post Ever

smcj wrote:Well, it's not boring, and gives me a chance to practice patience. So... :shrug:

garudha, are you having a bad day?
Having the time of my life. Never better. Find myself smiling, weird... could the glass be 1/2 full ?
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 3:56 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

garudha wrote: "NOW" ?
I'm staying inside. crazy!
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 3:54 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Re: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

odysseus wrote: That's something private, but go get her now.
:smile:
Thanks for instruction. I meet her soon! oh my.. ...maybe I start crying at thought of that kiss.

EDIT:

"NOW" ?

WOW!. it's 02:54 am here. Shall I go? flying by the seat of my pants here!!!
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 3:33 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts
Replies: 14
Views: 1983

Special post for anyone who is researching all my posts

I write just for you. Let' start with a poem to set the tone. ARGGHHHHHHHHHHH ARGGHHHHHHHHHHH ARGGHHHHHHHHHHH M Y BRAIN IS EXPLODING AND THAT FACE IS MELTING MY HEART IS BEATING SO FAST AND MY WORLD IS SPINNING OUTTA CONTROL DO YOU KNOW HOW IT FEELS? NO! ARGGHHHHHHHHHHH I LIKE YOU STUPID PERSON. LOV...
by garudha
Fri Dec 11, 2015 1:06 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Best Post Ever
Replies: 7
Views: 1126

Best Post Ever

I AM ME. I WILL TAKE ROLE OF TEACHER AND SPEAK. I WILL TRY TO CONVEY SOMETHING IMPORTANT. YOU LISTEN GOOD FOR YOU. READY? GOOD. LISTEN. REMEMBER I TAKE ROLE OF TEACHER. HERE WE GO. I AM TEACHER TELL YOU ABOUT ASPECTS OF MANIFEST REALITY. I AM TEACHER SPEAK TRUE. I KNOW SOMETHING YOU DO NOT. I WRITE ...