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Dear Friends, The move has been completed. Please DO NOT send any more messages here (they won't go through). Send all messages now to the new site! See you
sarahprocterabbott
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Aug 1

a joke?

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Hello Sarah, all ... There should be a name for this kind of blunder. It's not a Freudian slip, nor quite a typo; perhaps a 'braino'. "Jhayaka" means
emz4585
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Jul 31

freewill

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Hello Sarah, all ... because it's a mental factor accompanying the citta, the 'chief' in experiencing and conditioning that citta and other mental factors. As
emz4585
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Jul 30

“Cattāro āsava” and “Ten fetters”

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Hi KenH (and Sarah), ... p: I just meant I don't know how to contribute anymore - my hypothesis turned out to be exactly the opposite of right (i.e. totally
ptaus1
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Jul 30

protection.

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Hi Stephen, ... try to catch up on a few old posts that may retain some relevance. Sadly, I've been back from Naxos for some time, and may not be up for my
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 30

Sweet communication from Nina...

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Hi James, ... ...... S: An interesting perspective. Let's start with the first one: "I exist"...."Because my existence persists over time." What is this "I"
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 30

Considering the Truth I,5

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Hi Pt, ... ...... S: All based on self-view remember! So no me to be woe!! ... ....... S: Ajahn Sujin would say 'don't look for the fine line' otherwise one
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 30

Discussion with Spanish Friends, part IV.

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Dear Vincent/YC That is good too. Anything you would like to do. Nina.
Nina van Gorkom
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Jul 29

How can we tell if our views are right?

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Hi David, ... ......... S: Rupas are not conventional objects as you say. As soon as there is an idea of 'atomic events.....' this is thinking about concepts,
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 29

The right view that comes first?

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Hi Pt, I think your comments below relate to the distinction between theoretical/academic/speculative knowledge vs pariyatti/right intellectual understanding
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 28

discussions with Spanish Friends. Part I

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... thank you very much for the meetings and your hospitality. Dhamma talks were very profitable. (And the cucumber soup was delicious!) I will try to compose
Vince
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Jul 25

Considering the Truth II, 13

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Hi Lukas, Always glad to see you posting. ... ...... S: When it refers to 3 feelings, it's referring to a) any pleasant feeling (vedana), b) any unpleasant
sarahprocterabbott
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Jul 23

the project at hand

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Hi Nina ... ———— ... Jon: Yes, a totally different kind of object from that of the samatha/jhana citta, and a totally different kind of ‘knowing’.
jonoabb
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Jul 20

Shortness of life

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Hi pt ... Jon: So just plain old curiosity, nothing to do an idea about how things are or might be? Only pt can know whether that’s truly the case :-)) As
jonoabb
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Jul 19

present? realities

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Hi Stephen ... Jon: Again, a misapprehension, so good to clear up. I’m only too happy to discuss this, or any, area with you. However, I’m not familiar
jonoabb
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Jul 8
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