the great Nibbana = annihilation, eternal, or something else thread

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby kirk5a » Fri Mar 11, 2011 7:55 pm

"When one thing is practiced & pursued, ignorance is abandoned, clear knowing arises, the conceit 'I am' is abandoned, latent tendencies are uprooted, fetters are abandoned. Which one thing? Mindfulness immersed in the body." -AN 1.230

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Fri Mar 11, 2011 8:06 pm

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby kirk5a » Fri Mar 11, 2011 8:12 pm

"When one thing is practiced & pursued, ignorance is abandoned, clear knowing arises, the conceit 'I am' is abandoned, latent tendencies are uprooted, fetters are abandoned. Which one thing? Mindfulness immersed in the body." -AN 1.230

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Bluishpurple » Fri Mar 11, 2011 9:55 pm

Very interesting thread I must say.

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

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"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

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"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:14 am

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:21 am

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:44 am

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby tiltbillings » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:50 am

And so it goes with you, Alex, you set up straw men, don't let them go. Not playing your silly games. Been there done that. It is a waste of time.

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:53 am

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby tiltbillings » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:56 am

{{{{yawn}}}}

Oh, look a straw man!!

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Re: Is the result of Parinibbana Annihilation?

Postby Alex123 » Sat Mar 12, 2011 12:58 am

"Life is a struggle. Life will throw curveballs at you, it will humble you, it will attempt to break you down. And just when you think things are starting to look up, life will smack you back down with ruthless indifference..."

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