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by SeeLion
Sun Jun 14, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: "you" are 90% not you
Replies: 23
Views: 1762

Re: "you" are 90% not you

Heard about this myself. Wondering about the title of the post, which made me assume identification with the physical body. On topic of "awareness", I suspect it has huge blind spots. I wish the video gave more details on the "neighbors" and where they came from. At the same time, wondering if we re...
by SeeLion
Sat Jun 13, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Non-Self: What am I missing ?
Replies: 30
Views: 3348

Non-Self: What am I missing ?

I see that the Self does exist, it being a center/place/locus of being, of existence. Existence includes includes awareness and inter-action. The Self organizes those. "Existence" has a localized feature, for example, I am scratching MY itch with MY finger, and not your itch with your neighbors fing...
by SeeLion
Thu Jun 11, 2015 11:03 pm
Forum: Chan
Topic: Master Hsuan Hua on garlic, onions, etc.
Replies: 165
Views: 32029

Re: Master Hsuan Hua on garlic, onions, etc.

Spicy food certainly has its downsides for spiritual practice, since it agitates the mind . Regarding "health benefits", check and see if this statement might cover a craving and/or guilt. You hear that a lot when people talk about coffee/chocolate. Also, wine, sometimes beer. Because ... you can al...
by SeeLion
Mon Jun 08, 2015 10:22 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Egg protein powder
Replies: 36
Views: 8461

Re: Egg protein powder

I am not really into powders but guessing they are more difficult to digest than ... Why not try real food ? Ricotta, yoghurt, real eggs are nice sources of protein. Of course, you don't say what exactly is wrong with your digestion, and it's difficult to guess and like somebody said, you need to di...
by SeeLion
Tue May 26, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: Help Required
Topic: Love, hope and depression
Replies: 7
Views: 2114

Re: Love, hope and depression

It can be helpful to pick and choose where you invest your your "hopefulness".

For example, if you hope for impermanence, you will likely not get disappointed.

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