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Chinese version of Independence Day, based on the system of Celestial pole star and the Dark forest hypothesis.

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Is this based on Liu Cixin's "The Three-Body Problem" (Chinese: 三体; lit. 'Three-Body') ?
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"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."
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Please illuminate the radiant wisdom spirit
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kirtu wrote: Sat Dec 10, 2022 3:58 pm Is this based on Liu Cixin's "The Three-Body Problem" (Chinese: 三体; lit. 'Three-Body') ?
Yes, btw, I made a mistake. the star system is Alpha centauri rather than polaris. (both are triple star systems though)
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kirtu wrote: Sat Dec 10, 2022 3:58 pm Is this based on Liu Cixin's "The Three-Body Problem" (Chinese: 三体; lit. 'Three-Body') ?
The Three Body Problem, an interesting science-fiction novel by Liu Cixin.
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

"Most all-knowing Mañjuśrī, ...
Please illuminate the radiant wisdom spirit
Of my precious Buddha nature."
HH Thinley Norbu Rinpoche
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A very cool series.I stopped somewhere in the middle of the second book and should really pick it up again, thanks for the reminder.
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kirtu wrote: Sat Dec 10, 2022 5:18 pm
kirtu wrote: Sat Dec 10, 2022 3:58 pm Is this based on Liu Cixin's "The Three-Body Problem" (Chinese: 三体; lit. 'Three-Body') ?
The Three Body Problem, an interesting science-fiction novel by Liu Cixin.
And a rather depressing take on aliens......plus he made aliens too human like.
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