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by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Feb 18, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1634
Views: 133762

Re: Music time

by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Potential for War in Korea: Causes and Conditions
Replies: 71
Views: 1439

Re: Potential for War in Korea: Causes and Conditions

North Korea's Olympics delegation leaves thorny questions behind
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/02/11/asia ... index.html

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All Is Vanity

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by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?
Replies: 156
Views: 2362

Re: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?

Gross simplifications. Right in your reply itself you admit that Hindus seek the atman while Buddhists talk about AN atman. Yes many Catholics developed virtues before finding the Buddha's teachings and this helped these people on the Buddhist path the same with Hindus, Taoists, Shintoists and vari...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
Topic: Prayers for Grigoris's Brother
Replies: 25
Views: 1190

Re: Prayers for Grigoris's Brother

we talk a lot about suffering, illness and death, but when it happens near people it is difficult.

Bhagavad Gita 2; 11-25

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by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Virgo!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Happy Birthday Virgo!!!

Happy Birthday Virgo!!!

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by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:07 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?
Replies: 156
Views: 2362

Re: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?

Gross simplifications. Right in your reply itself you admit that Hindus seek the atman while Buddhists talk about AN atman. Yes many Catholics developed virtues before finding the Buddha's teachings and this helped these people on the Buddhist path the same with Hindus, Taoists, Shintoists and vari...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?
Replies: 156
Views: 2362

Re: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?

in the first moment: all religions are equal pursuing the same goal second: they have some different technical names maybe with different goals Third, all religions are helping people to live their lives better. development of virtues :namaste: Citation needed. 1 For Catholics God is immortal for H...
by Lucas Oliveira
Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?
Replies: 156
Views: 2362

Re: Can other religions/philosophies/practises complement Buddhadharma?

in the first moment: all religions are equal pursuing the same goal

second: they have some different technical names maybe with different goals

Third, all religions are helping people to live their lives better. development of virtues


:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday aflatun!
Replies: 0
Views: 38

Happy Birthday aflatun!

Happy Birthday aflatun!

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by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Dharma Stories
Topic: The Fish and the Turtle (Is Nibbana Nothingness?)
Replies: 2
Views: 149

The Fish and the Turtle (Is Nibbana Nothingness?)

The Fish and the Turtle (Is Nibbana Nothingness?) Once upon a time there was a fish. And just because it was a fish, it had lived all its life in the water and knew nothing whatever about anything else but water. And one day as it swam about in the lake where all its days had been spent, it happene...
by Lucas Oliveira
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What is a Woman?
Replies: 71
Views: 2072

Re: What is a Woman?

Where of an evening they gathered and carried away for supper, there next morning the rice stood ripe and grown again. Where in the morning they gathered and carried away for breakfast, there in the evening it stood ripe and grown again. No break was to be seen [where the husks had been broken off]...
by Lucas Oliveira
Fri Feb 02, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1634
Views: 133762

Re: Music time

by Lucas Oliveira
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What is a Woman?
Replies: 71
Views: 2072

Re: What is a Woman?

Defined categories are necessary for social functioning. Yes, but... The defined categories are too narrow. Nearly nobody fits into them. XX chromosome woman, XY chromosome man. That is if we are talking sex. No matter how many bits one adds or subtracts, this basic characteristic remains unchanged...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What is a Man?
Replies: 121
Views: 2364

Re: What is a Man?

VIMALAKIRTI NIRDESA SUTRA ... Furthermore, reverend Sariputra, all the splendors of the abodes of the gods and all the splendors of the fields of the Buddhas shine forth in this house. That is the eighth strange and wonderful thing. Reverend Sariputra, these eight strange and wonderful things are s...
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: What is Buddhism?
Replies: 13
Views: 371

Re: What is Buddhism?

Doctrine of the Buddha
ism

noun
1.
a distinctive doctrine, theory, system, or practice:
This is the age of isms.

http://www.dictionary.com/browse/ism
:namaste:
by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Super Moon again!
Replies: 6
Views: 268

Re: Super Moon again!

It's already super moon in the world.
nice pictures
https://g1.globo.com/ciencia-e-saude/no ... otos.ghtml


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by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1634
Views: 133762

Re: Music time

by Lucas Oliveira
Wed Jan 31, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: What is a Woman?
Replies: 71
Views: 2072

Re: What is a Woman?

VIMALAKIRTI NIRDESA SUTRA ... Furthermore, reverend Sariputra, all the splendors of the abodes of the gods and all the splendors of the fields of the Buddhas shine forth in this house. That is the eighth strange and wonderful thing. Reverend Sariputra, these eight strange and wonderful things are s...