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Postby plwk » Wed Dec 29, 2010 2:11 am

What's your wish, expectations, hopes... :popcorn:
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Re: 2011

Postby 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

"The way to solve problems in your life is to open your heart to others and think differently."
Lama Zopa Rinpoche

"Only you can make your mind beautiful."
HH Chetsang Rinpoche
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Re: 2011

Postby KeithBC » 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.
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Re: 2011

Postby 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
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Re: 2011

Postby nirmal » Wed Dec 29, 2010 7:14 am

May all of you get Enlightenment before me.
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Re: 2011

Postby ground » Wed Dec 29, 2010 8:27 am

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

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Re: 2011

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

Peaceful and compassionate minds bringing a peaceful and compassionate world.
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Re: 2011

Postby sangyey » Fri Dec 31, 2010 3:10 pm

Practicing little desire and knowing greater contentment.
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