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by Heruka
Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:25 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Man faces jail for laughing too loudly
Replies: 2
Views: 636

Re: Man faces jail for laughing too loudly

Schiavelli said the neighbour regularly mocks his disability, and the best response to those taunts is laughter.

“He just ridicules me all the time and the only thing I can come up with is laughing,” Schiavelli said in a telephone interview.



karma


understand it.

meditate on it.
by Heruka
Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:13 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: What was Hashang's position, really?
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: What was Hashang's position, really?

monktastic wrote:
If Jigme Lingpa and Longchenpa held Hashang in such high regard, he probably can't be totally wrong :)
poor,

standing on the shoulders of others leads to others knowledge, not ones own.

your liberation, not jigme lingpas no?

not the same conditions at all.
by Heruka
Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:06 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: What was Hashang's position, really?
Replies: 9
Views: 1573

Re: What was Hashang's position, really?

Keith Dowman suggests that perhaps Dzogchen is closer to Hashang's view than the institutionalized gradual approach... I'm curious to find out if this is only one man's opinion, or if there's more to it than that. Thanks. pepole will always find "more to it than that" what im saying is forget dzogc...
by Heruka
Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:48 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Yeshe Tsogyal Guru Yoga
Replies: 6
Views: 1261

Re: Yeshe Tsogyal Guru Yoga

i would never second guess the draw and call of devotion or ask anothers opinion.
discovery is yours alone.

:namaste:
by Heruka
Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:19 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Mahamudra and Dzogchen: Are they based on Sutra or Tantra?
Replies: 93
Views: 10300

Re: Mahamudra and Dzogchen: Are they based on Sutra or Tant

Yes, this being a late invention of Gampopa. you compare yourself greater than atishas monastic student as gampopa was, to know his intentions as frivilous in regards to teaching the buddhas dharma? that you know better..... to undermine kagyu teachings.... respectfully... who the hell are you to m...
by Heruka
Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:11 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Natural Meditation
Replies: 19
Views: 2946

Re: Natural Meditation

conceptual working overtime.
by Heruka
Wed Feb 27, 2013 4:06 am
Forum: Chod
Topic: KANGLING
Replies: 24
Views: 7156

Re: KANGLING

fanboy........it makes nosense to blow.

unless you use dig up your loved grandmas bones to use..

that i would love to see..
by Heruka
Wed Feb 27, 2013 4:03 am
Forum: Chod
Topic: KANGLING
Replies: 24
Views: 7156

Re: KANGLING

fanboy
by Heruka
Tue Feb 26, 2013 1:11 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Rejecting an Offering
Replies: 27
Views: 3110

Re: Rejecting an Offering

what if i offered a pile of cow dung?

would you take it?
by Heruka
Tue Feb 26, 2013 1:08 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Rejecting an Offering
Replies: 27
Views: 3110

Re: Rejecting an Offering

i practice the path of the empty hand,
i hold nothing,
i take nothing,
i got nothing.
by Heruka
Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:38 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Vajra Hell
Replies: 41
Views: 6308

Re: Vajra Hell

i can understand why people only wish to desire happy conditions and pleasure states. it must come from a place of denial, away from the unhappy conditions and misery states. that seems quite a normal human condition and desire. so rejecting either idea or real place of a vajra hell is quite normal....
by Heruka
Tue Feb 19, 2013 2:29 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?
Replies: 30
Views: 3804

Re: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?

Johnny Dangerous wrote: and you're certainly welcome to add your two cents.
hi JD,


most people answer their own questions anyway.

:namaste:
by Heruka
Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:43 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?
Replies: 30
Views: 3804

Re: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?

Johnny Dangerous wrote:just saying that accepting one's pre-existing cultural beliefs is not the same thing as honest inquiry,

also rejecting ones cultural beliefs should also be open to honest inquiry.
or does it not cut both ways ?

does a pre existing bias to rejecting where your at, not count?

curious advice.
by Heruka
Sat Feb 16, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?
Replies: 30
Views: 3804

Re: Can a respectful skeptic practice sutrayana-only?

anything or person outside the temple, is profane, however you can be made a sacer or sacred, worthy to enter the temple of the gods as such bound by vows and pledges, commitments......you can enter into the inner court chamber of the gods, to be judged and sacer ficed. lol. organized religion is a ...
by Heruka
Sat Feb 16, 2013 5:42 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: On Aro gTér
Replies: 324
Views: 27944

Re: On Aro gTér

respectfully. did he not claim to receive a certain aro lingmas termas through his dreams, and also recall past life etc? Yes. Shardröl shardrol la, thank you for the reply, it was a question more for an affirmation that my memory is not fading as bad as i thought it was, i was just seeing if i was...
by Heruka
Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:09 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: On Aro gTér
Replies: 324
Views: 27944

Re: On Aro gTér

respectfully.

did he not claim to receive a certain aro lingmas termas through his dreams, and also recall past life etc?
by Heruka
Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:36 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: On Aro gTér
Replies: 324
Views: 27944

Re: On Aro gTér

conebeckham touches the central point to this topic, speaking in very general way, gtermas in the A ro sense,if i recal were mind gtermas, which in and of themselves are not special in any real way. many minor level tertons can have mind gtermas, the really great ones have a series of three types of...
by Heruka
Thu Feb 14, 2013 2:19 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: What are the Ngagpa vows?
Replies: 21
Views: 3585

Re: What are the Ngagpa vows?

many vow takers, few vow keepers.
by Heruka
Thu Feb 14, 2013 2:16 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Typical Progression
Replies: 5
Views: 1014

Re: Typical Progression

or is it unique to each individual based upon the gurus recognition of the students inner state? any teacher that claims they know this, is just stroking your ego to shake you down for money. my advice, and its for free so take it or leave it, is to go to get instruction on meditation, which you sh...
by Heruka
Mon Dec 03, 2012 3:40 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Buddhist ‘Iron Man’ found by Nazis, from space
Replies: 22
Views: 3027

Re: Buddhist ‘Iron Man’ found by Nazis, from space

i got my artics mixed up.... the one in the north is the artic. :alien: hyperboriea is beyond where the north wind boriea starts. Im not all that convinced of the idea of nazi occultism, it seems almost a new fascination within media conspiracy circles. i dont suggest there was not some nazi party m...