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"Wonderful. Thank you. As someone familiar with the treacling (I like that) life habi…"

Mat Osmond replied Apr 10 to COMPLETE ASSURANCE

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"'aliveness is probably a better goal than happiness because aliveness encompasses th…"

Mat Osmond replied Apr 8 to HAPPINESS & EMPTINESS

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"I loved this take on emptiness, have been coming to it in my mind the past two days.…"

Mat Osmond replied Apr 8 to HAPPINESS & EMPTINESS

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"Wonderful, thank you. Namo Amida bu"

Mat Osmond replied Mar 26 to SIMPLE MIND

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"Thanks both, a good exchange. (And thanks too re above, Dharmavydia. Still a curious…"

Mat Osmond replied Mar 20 to NOT MONOTHEISM

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"Lovely, thankyou. Have always meant to ask about the story, here. Namo Amida bu"

Mat Osmond replied Mar 16 to SHAN TAO'S DREAM

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"This is helpful, thank you. When I think of the idea of those dwelling in the Pure L…"

Mat Osmond replied Mar 16 to NOT MONOTHEISM

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"However, the emphasis upon how to fix the problem, worthy as it is, still overlooks…"

Mat Osmond replied Feb 19 to THE GREAT GRIEF

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"Wonderful, thank you. This running commentary on the Summary of Faith and Practice r…"

Mat Osmond replied Feb 12 to THE GREAT GRIEF

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"Just had the amusing, but slightly unnerving experience of  reading this new instalm…"

Mat Osmond replied Jan 26 to FOOLISH BEINGS OF WAYWARD PASSION

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Message from Geeta

Posted by David Brazier on May 26, 2017 at 19:30 0 Comments

I (Geeta) can offer up to 3 people a lift from Surrey to Eleusis, leaving at 5 am on 1st June and/or returning to England about 5 pm on 4th June. I can offer one person (or a couple) accommodation on the night before we travel and the night that we return.

Thank you Geeta - nice offer.

COLOURFUL RITES

Posted by David Brazier on May 22, 2017 at 21:09 0 Comments

The Russian Orthodox certainly know how to do pomp and ceremony

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-europe-40002536/russian-faithful-flock-to-st-nicholas-relics

Self Power/Other Power

Posted by Adam Dunsby on May 21, 2017 at 22:35 1 Comment

Sangharakshita on Self Power/Other Power: …

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The Omelette Sutra

Posted by Geeta Chari on May 20, 2017 at 14:00 1 Comment

I find Elizabeth David's classic book, 'French Provincial Cooking', to be replete with advice for the Pureland Sangha.

"As everybody knows, there is only one infallible recipe for the perfect omelette: your own. Reasonably enough; a successful dish is often achieved by quite different methods from those advised in cookery books or by the professional chefs, but over this question of omelette making professional and amateur cooks alike are particularly unyielding. Argument has never…

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