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Greetings!

Postby dhammafriend » Thu Oct 24, 2013 12:11 pm

Hello everybody

I'm a lay practitioner who's formally taken refuge (Theravadin) about 12 years ago. I'm in my early thirties trying to keep precepts, mediation practice in my busy daily life. I have a huge interest in Buddhist scholarship, and the challenges contemporary Buddhist communities / societies face in the 21st century.

I find East Asian Mahayana Buddhism fascinating and really hoping to learn more here.
I'm Theravada based scripturally but believe all schools as teaching valid dharma / dhamma.
I also have a strong affinity with Bodhisattva GuanYin.

with metta
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Re: Greetings!

Postby Ayu » Thu Oct 24, 2013 1:22 pm

Warm welcome to you, dhammafriend.
Do you know also the sister-site www.dhammawheel.com ?
Enjoy without boundaries. :namaste:
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Re: Greetings!

Postby dhammafriend » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:00 pm

Yes Ayu, I know the dhammawheel site and pop in there occasionally too. :smile: Thanks for the welcome!
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Re: Greetings!

Postby Simon E. » Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 pm

Hi :smile:
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Re: Greetings!

Postby David N. Snyder » Mon Oct 28, 2013 4:19 am

Welcome to Dharma Wheel!

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Re: Greetings!

Postby lobster » Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:22 am

:hug:

Hi
I have a statue of Kwan Yin in my front room, what a Buddha Babe. :smile:

Namo Yu Hsi Kuan Yin
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Re: Greetings!

Postby Simon E. » Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:31 am

dhammafriend wrote:Hello everybody

I'm a lay practitioner who's formally taken refuge (Theravadin) about 12 years ago. I'm in my early thirties trying to keep precepts, mediation practice in my busy daily life. I have a huge interest in Buddhist scholarship, and the challenges contemporary Buddhist communities / societies face in the 21st century.

I find East Asian Mahayana Buddhism fascinating and really hoping to learn more here.
I'm Theravada based scripturally but believe all schools as teaching valid dharma / dhamma.
I also have a strong affinity with Bodhisattva GuanYin.

with metta
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