For the homeless

Requesting and offering prayers and aspirations for those in need.
Beatzen
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For the homeless

Postby Beatzen » Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:05 am

And hungry.

May their addictions subside,
May they find shelter and refuge,
May they eat and drink to their health.
"Cause is not before and Effect is not after"
- Eihei Dogen Zenji

Mr. G
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Re: For the homeless

Postby Mr. G » Tue Jan 17, 2012 6:48 pm

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    How foolish you are,
    grasping the letter of the text and ignoring its intention!
    - Vasubandhu

DeepFriedFunk
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Re: For the homeless

Postby DeepFriedFunk » Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:40 am

Very humbling,

I was friends with a homeless man, i bought him a cup of tea every morning. He said during winter time 4 or 5 of his friends die every year.

Tonight, my prayers shall be for them.

Beatzen
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Which number is larger than 1003 and less than 1005: 6
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Re: For the homeless

Postby Beatzen » Fri Jan 20, 2012 9:16 pm

Massive occupy walstreet protest going on right now, today, in San Francisco.
"Cause is not before and Effect is not after"
- Eihei Dogen Zenji

wisdom
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Re: For the homeless

Postby wisdom » Sat Jan 21, 2012 8:03 am

May all have compassion for them
Without judgment or aversion
Treating them with kindness
Giving to them generously
Looking them in the eye
Wishing them well genuinely
Seeing another human being
Who wishes to be free from suffering


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