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by Tsun Dru Dorje
Tue Aug 29, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Weather
Replies: 59
Views: 1762

Re: Weather

So then you don't see why having a Buddha or an arahat in the world today would be useful? Who is to say there isn't. Actually this is a pointless discussion ..........just sayin'. No one is forcing u to join this discussion. "just sayin" True enough. So, I won't be. That was my last post. Back to ...
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Weather
Replies: 59
Views: 1762

Re: Weather

Ah, I see. So what do you see as the difference? To make sure we are talking about the same thing? not much difference. both free from samsara So then you don't see why having a Buddha or an arahat in the world today would be useful? Who is to say there isn't. Actually this is a pointless discussio...
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Meditation
Topic: Pressure Rising
Replies: 6
Views: 603

Re: Pressure Rising

I realize this thread is a couple of months old and the OP has either solved his issues or given up in frustration. But for the sake of others or Kristopher, if he's still here the Joy of Living is an excellent suggestion. However, if not into Tibetan, perhaps Zen Mind Beginners Mind by Suzuki Roshi...
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Zen
Topic: Zen Chant Audio Files for Daily Practice
Replies: 3
Views: 208

Re: Zen Chant Audio Files for Daily Practice

Cool! Thanks
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Powerful Mantra's
Replies: 8
Views: 378

Re: Powerful Mantra's

Does one need an empowerment to reap benefit (for all beings of course) Kurukullas mantra?

Thanks
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Sat Aug 19, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Oregon
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Re: Greetings from Oregon

I'm in Bend. There's a Nyingma group here, but I feel no connection with the resident teacher. There is a Drupka Kagyu group in Salem (120 mi.), so I guess you're correct, but......My teacher was in New Zealand but "retired " about 5-6 years ago. Not sure why he's in Indonesia or even if he is still...
by Tsun Dru Dorje
Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Greetings from Oregon
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Greetings from Oregon

Greetings to all. My user name is also my Dharma name. I am a practitioner of the Karma Kagyu lineage. I hope I can provide some insights here from time to time. There are no Karma Kagyu groups near by, but I do get occasional guidance from my teacher in Indonesia (I think) as I am working through N...