Hi everyone :)

Introduce yourself to others at Dharma Wheel.
Post Reply
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:57 am

Hi everyone :)

Post by Helen » Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:22 pm

I'm Helen, I'm 32 and from England. I am currently not a Buddhist but have a growing interest in it and want to know more. I currently consider myself to be agnostic whilst I am from a Christian background originally (although I was brought up secular).

I'm not sure what else to write here, except that I hope to learn a lot from the forum.

User avatar
Global Moderator
Posts: 8169
Joined: Tue Jul 03, 2012 3:24 pm

Re: Hi everyone :)

Post by Queequeg » Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:48 pm

Welcome, Helen. :smile:
Those who, even with distracted minds,
Entered a stupa compound
And chanted but once, “Namo Buddhaya!”
Have certainly attained the path of the buddhas.

-Lotus Sutra, Expedient Means Chapter

There are beings with little dust in their eyes who are falling away because they do not hear the Dhamma. There will be those who will understand the Dhamma.
-Ayacana Sutta

User avatar
Former staff member
Posts: 4838
Joined: Sun May 27, 2012 8:31 am
Location: Sydney AU

Re: Hi everyone :)

Post by Wayfarer » Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:56 am

'Only practice with no gaining idea' ~ Suzuki Roshi

User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 3348
Joined: Sun Apr 05, 2009 4:23 pm
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, Estados Unidos de América

Re: Hi everyone :)

Post by DNS » Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:48 am

Welcome to DW!

Former staff member
Posts: 4861
Joined: Wed Sep 19, 2012 11:17 pm

Re: Hi everyone :)

Post by Admin_PC » Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:40 pm

Welcome to DharmaWheel!

User avatar
Former staff member
Posts: 1608
Joined: Sat Sep 10, 2011 10:33 pm

Re: Hi everyone :)

Post by anjali » Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:17 pm

Hi Helen! Welcome aboard. Using the search function, you can find a lot of good info on Buddhism here. Also, if you have a question, just ask. There are a number of very knowledgeable people here on different Buddhist traditions. Depending on where you live, maybe there is a Buddhist community in your neck of the woods that you may want to eventually make a connection with.

Post Reply

Return to “Introductions”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 15 guests