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  • Re: Curious about the Jhanas?

    When you put down others you put down yourself.

    ... a lot of people think I should be put down, or at least barbecued ...

    In a similar way with sufficient concentration or py-jhanas we can elevate ourselves as an example of being ultra-spiritual (one of my hobbies)

    Yep I can be a real dick
    OM MANI PADME WELL HUNG o:)

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    Tordhammachick
  • Re: Buddha teaching: The Dharma is like a raft!

    Great question @NMADDP <3

    Maybe sometimes I am a paddle or some other tool (as is sometimes suggested) ;)
    Maybe sometimes the binding, stream, ocean or un-shore.

    Tee hee!
    I want to be a pirate flag - ooh arr! Get behind me Yama!

    And now back to the raft of ideas ...

    JaySon
  • Re: Dharma Overload

    LOL

    slow down you move too fast

    JaySonBunks
  • Re: Food as medicine - how to eat

    Diet?
    Northerners don't go on diets as far as I know :p

    You need to eat more with you pasties.

    I make salad dressing with virgin olive oil, lemon juice, seasoning and fresh or dried herbs. Eating a salad (which I believe is socially unacceptable in some parts of Northern England, so needs to be done in secret) ;) is best eaten in huge quantities before eating ones traditional fare.

    This is a mediterranean trick and it really seems to work for us 'Southern Puffs'.

    silverToshTara1978Per4umer
  • Re: What is "uncertain"

    @Will_Baker said:

    I'm assuming by "uncertain" he meant "empty".

    Would that be correct?

    -When he said "all things are uncertain" he meant exactly that... "all things are uncertain."

    Tee Hee!
    Are you certain? ... we need to go a bit Tao ...

    Certainy is rigid. Uncertainty encompasses certainty but is unsure of this. In other words doubt is a way of knowing, beyond duality. It is empty of affiliation. :)

    JaySonpersonWill_Baker