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At 21:04 on August 29, 2016, Dennis Richards said…

Thanks, David. Have cited you in a paper I'm writing on Person-Centred Therapy. Hope to visit in person sometime.

At 16:51 on June 20, 2016, Charlene Diane Jones said…

Hi David and everyone: 

Finally!! The lovely interview you provided for my website http://www.soulsciences.net comes out this Wednesday, June 22 at 10 am EST...about 4 pm your time, right? It was a lively talk you gave, David, sprinkled as always with much wisdom and generous helpings of deep love....thank you!

And David, I have sent the files to you on your email, but with all the flurry since, I'm not sure you have received them. If you'd like I'll resend. Let me know and all my love to you and everyone in this warm, loving community. 

At 12:21 on June 15, 2016, Wangmo said…

Thank you David. I hope you're getting well. Perhaps, will we find a way to see each other this summer.

With kind love, Wangmo

At 22:36 on May 16, 2016, Maja said…

I hope that conditions will make it possible one day to travel to a retreat - that would be quite something!  Meanwhile, thank you for your inspirational teachings on this site.  

At 21:29 on April 26, 2016, Sujatin Johnson said…

A message from Fateah in Edinburgh (whose birthday it is today): "Sufis say "Ya Shaffee Ya Kaffee" for healing - may he receive in abundance" "

At 10:48 on April 23, 2016, Yvette Peters said…

Thanks for having me! No unfortunately I wasn't in ZCDB when you were there.
I started again last february after a little sabbatical;-)
For me it's all new and I'm eager to learn so I'm thankful to be a member of this network.

Warm regards


At 4:41 on April 21, 2016, Jimena Balli Garza said…

No worries, I have no issues reading and communicating in English, thanks a lot for writing in Spanish!!!
I'm finding very interesting things, thanks a lot!

Warm regards,


At 10:58 on April 20, 2016, Andrew Ralph Cheffings said…

Thank you, David, I'm enjoying communicating and writing hymns while I'm off work ill. My hymns at the moment are addressing my work problems but I try to turn them around with the Nembutsu so I get a new insight and direction, instead of just recycling old, counterproductive ways of responding.


At 5:35 on April 5, 2016, Jimena Balli Garza said…

Thank you very much!!! I'm sure I'll find lots of interesting things.

Warm regards,


At 22:00 on February 12, 2016, Vajrapala Lut Moerman said…

Yes, thank you, nice!

Have a good night



At 20:52 on February 12, 2016, Vajrapala Lut Moerman said…

Hello Dear Dharmavidaya,

I got your question, thank you very much for it,  I did do it. I did put some information about our activities directly in english. Not translations to do for Elja. I must exercice my English and French so...

Love and hugh, NAB, Vajrapala

At 0:44 on January 10, 2016, Carol English said…
I have replied to three friend requests and this has worked but I have not had responses to my requests. Do you know if the system is working?
At 1:06 on January 4, 2016, Sherry Glover said…

Thanks for the kind welcome, and I hope to reconnect as best we can!

At 23:40 on December 27, 2015, Valerie McDonald said…

Thank you David, was even nearly at the point of being brave enough to comment on the discussion...... but not quite!  A happy New Year to you.

Kindest Regards Valerie

At 7:59 on December 25, 2015, sudha venkatesh said…

Namaste Dharmavidya 

 Pranams to you

At 8:29 on December 24, 2015, sudha venkatesh said…

Thank you for adding me to this group Dharmavidya. 

At 1:04 on December 11, 2015, Tam said…
Thank you _/|\_ I sent you a message but it has disappeared off the screen and I can't find how to view it so I don't know if you will receive it or not. In case not, thanks for the welcome, Dharmavidya :-)
At 21:51 on December 8, 2015, Charlene Diane Jones said…

Thanks for your warm welcome David! I am so looking forward to you receiving copies of Medicine Buddha/Medicine Mind, now available at http://www.soulsciences.net but I want to gift you and your centre with four copies. Where may I send them? to the address above? 

At 7:30 on April 28, 2013, Anna Crotty said…

Dear David  Thank you for asking me to join as a friend many months ago.  I can see you are a very busy person and I am most  impressed with all the physical work you are doing on that beautiful property in France.  I can relate to gum boots, tractors, earth planting and loads of work that seems never ending.  I work on my daughter's very neglected farm in Southern Tasmania with over 30 sheep and 800 heirloom apple tress for company. Pretty well in the same manner as you appear to be working on this property.  Not bad for a 65 year old lawyer who still works part time in law. I love it but what is missing is the sense of community particularly spiritual community with purpose.  I have been reflecting upon this and when the weeds grow up almost overnight and I see yet again a never ending full circle of work I realise that working with  (or against nature) this way is in fact a chore unless you are sharing with and interacting emotionally and spiritually with like minded people.  If you are doing the latter, then whatever you do is not a chore as you are getting the benefit of connecting with other humans.  Which is pretty much why we are here for isn't it ? In this sense I see that all our work regardless of what it may be, to be truly meaningful is better done in pure love and intent with and for others, then for the purpose of having a well organised and controlled environment. 

So bring on chaos mother nature as I have decided to lay  down my tools and 'list of things I must do yet again on my own' and order David's latest book which is winging its way to me right now through an order placed on 'amazon'.  

Kind regards 

Anna Crotty 

At 21:38 on February 17, 2013, Richard Meyers said…

Thanks for the invitation Dharmavidya,

Hope all goes well - 2013 already feels like an exciting year.


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