Casual conversation between friends. Anything goes (almost).
Post Reply
Posts: 2933
Joined: Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:41 am


Post by plwk » Wed Dec 29, 2010 2:11 am

What's your wish, expectations, hopes... :popcorn:

User avatar
Former staff member
Posts: 5656
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 5:29 pm
Location: Baltimore, MD

Re: 2011

Post by kirtu » Wed Dec 29, 2010 2:33 am

I hope for peace to break out everywhere and people to work together to create a perfect, happy, peaceful and prosperous planet in the coming year along the lines of the Shambhala Pure Land.

Kirt's Tibetan Translation Notes

"Even if you practice only for an hour a day with faith and inspiration, good qualities will steadily increase. Regular practice makes it easy to transform your mind. From seeing only relative truth, you will eventually reach a profound certainty in the meaning of absolute truth."
Kyabje Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche.

"Only you can make your mind beautiful."
HH Chetsang Rinpoche

User avatar
Posts: 568
Joined: Tue Apr 07, 2009 5:22 pm
Location: East Coast of Canada

Re: 2011

Post by KathyLauren » Wed Dec 29, 2010 3:20 am

May all beings have happiness and the causes of happiness.
May they be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.
May they not be bereft of the supreme bliss which is free from suffering.
May they rest in great impartiality, free from attachment and aversion to those near and far.

Posts: 69
Joined: Sat Jun 26, 2010 9:58 am
Location: Brisbane, Australia

Re: 2011

Post by neverdowell » Wed Dec 29, 2010 6:02 am

May we all practice well in 2011, purifying much bad karma and collecting merits.

To develop bodhichitta, which is the actual practice, you need to develop such compassion that you simply cannot bear others being tormented by suffering. But in order to develop this compassion, you must know exactly how you yourself are plagued by suffering. And you must understand that the whole of samsara is by nature suffering. But first you must fear the lower realms, for without this you will have no repudiation of celestial and human happiness. You must therefore train your mind in the small- and medium- scope parts of the path. -- Pabongka Rinpoche

User avatar
Posts: 300
Joined: Wed Nov 10, 2010 9:22 pm

Re: 2011

Post by nirmal » Wed Dec 29, 2010 7:14 am

May all of you get Enlightenment before me.

User avatar
Posts: 1782
Joined: Mon Nov 23, 2009 8:31 am

Re: 2011

Post by ground » Wed Dec 29, 2010 8:27 am

May all beings attain the state empty of wishes, expectations and hopes.

Kind regards

Blue Garuda
Posts: 1967
Joined: Fri Sep 04, 2009 5:23 pm

Re: 2011

Post by Blue Garuda » Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:28 am

Peaceful and compassionate minds bringing a peaceful and compassionate world.

User avatar
Posts: 445
Joined: Fri Mar 26, 2010 12:00 am

Re: 2011

Post by sangyey » Fri Dec 31, 2010 3:10 pm

Practicing little desire and knowing greater contentment.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Dan74, Kunzang Tobgyal, Phuntsog Tashi, Sherab Rigdrol, steveb1 and 33 guests