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Post by LSE on Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:24 pm

Hi Friends,

Lets think for a while... I'm invite you all...

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Post by Sriranga on Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:34 pm

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Post by KDDND on Tue Jul 29, 2014 7:26 pm

LSE wrote:Hi Friends,

Lets think for a while... I'm invite you all...

Thought for the day... Buddha10

The WAY to WAY OUT....!!!
its so SIMPLE WAY..... but many tend to interpret this in very HARD WAY.....!!!
its SIMPLY the WAY we THINK, TALK and ACT...!!!
the WAY our heart and mind works when we THINK, TALK and ACT... decide our journey of LIFE and DESTINY....!!!

the most dangerous thing in this world is our own heart and mind.... when it start misleading us.... noone else can save us... but after some time its may be easy to understand what happened, and how & why it was....!!!




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Post by Sriranga on Fri Aug 01, 2014 4:55 am

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Post by stocks hunter on Fri Aug 01, 2014 7:31 am

This is great stuff. Good for every body I mean for the good and for the bad ones.
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Post by Ethical Trader on Fri Aug 01, 2014 8:32 am

Thanks every body who contributed.
Sabba Danag Damma Danag Jinathi. Preeching Damma is considered the most valuable Dana in the world.

If we are able to discover ourself (who we are), controle our minds by practicing meditation and contain greed we could succeed in what ever-field we are in. Stock market is no exception. You are sure to succeed.
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Post by yellow knife on Fri Aug 01, 2014 9:48 am

thnx guys for sharing these thoughts of wisdom

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Post by serene on Fri Aug 01, 2014 10:11 am

Redbulls wrote:Thought for the day... Captur14

So powerful image and message.
Thanks for sharing.

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Post by LSE on Sat Aug 02, 2014 7:46 am

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Post by Sriranga on Sat Aug 02, 2014 8:20 am

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Post by serene on Sat Aug 02, 2014 11:08 am

Redbulls wrote:Thought for the day... Inevit10


Great one RB.
We all experience most.
To me only 2nd is remaining.

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Post by sashimaal on Sat Aug 02, 2014 11:31 am

Thanks RB for this Smile

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Post by sashimaal on Sat Aug 02, 2014 11:36 am

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Translation:

Attachment is purely caused by Greed. If there is no greed, then there would be no attachment. Wherever there is greed, there is attachment.

According to the truth (reality, rather), worldly joy is a form of sorrow. The inbuilt sorrow is so subtle that the person who is indulged in these worldly joys cannot comprehend it.
when one is attached to worldly joys, the inherent sorrow cannot be removed. It's impossible to separate the two - it's a packaged deal.

This is why Lord Buddha advised to study sorrow, understand the way its hidden inside the worldly joys and to be aware of the danger.

So, my friend, be careful of worldly joys. Do not get attached to those. At the same time, do not lose hope when sorrow comes to you one day. Comprehend the fact that joy and sorrow are two sides of the same coin - carrying the same value...

Therefore, a person who understands this reality will look at joy or sorrow in Equanimity (Upeksha)
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Post by Backstage on Sat Aug 02, 2014 3:22 pm

sashimaal wrote:Thought for the day... 16388510

Translation:

Attachment is purely caused by Greed. If there is no greed, then there would be no attachment. Wherever there is greed, there is attachment.

According to the truth (reality, rather), worldly joy is a form of sorrow. The inbuilt sorrow is so subtle that the person who is indulged in these worldly joys cannot comprehend it.
when one is attached to worldly joys, the inherent sorrow cannot be removed. It's impossible to separate the two - it's a packaged deal.

This is why Lord Buddha advised to study sorrow, understand the way its hidden inside the worldly joys and to be aware of the danger.

So, my friend, be careful of worldly joys. Do not get attached to those. At the same time, do not lose hope when sorrow comes to you one day. Comprehend the fact that joy and sorrow are two sides of the same coin - carrying the same value...

Therefore, a person who understands this reality will look at joy or sorrow in Equanimity (Upeksha)

Well said.

Also note, that to be able to comprehend and develop equanimity, you have to learn bhavana. There is no other way. Mere intellectual comprehension is nothing. The Sattipattana sutta, is the perfect scientific road map to achieve that.
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Post by sashimaal on Sat Aug 02, 2014 3:43 pm

Equanimity is also a 'Quasi' Nibbhana state, where an effort is needed to keep the mind in that state.

Real Nibbhana doesn't need such effort as Buddha explains in Ogatharana Suthra...
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Post by Sriranga on Wed Aug 06, 2014 2:34 am

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Post by Backstage on Wed Aug 06, 2014 9:13 am

Nice one to start the day.
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Post by LSE on Thu Aug 07, 2014 8:02 pm

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Post by 100% on Fri Aug 08, 2014 1:17 am

“It’s fine to celebrate success

but it is more important

to heed the lessons of failure.”

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Post by Sriranga on Fri Aug 08, 2014 11:03 am

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