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Come party with us!

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 - 01:29

Come party with us!

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 3 Mar, 2015 - 01:29Party means get happy right? Celebrate and free your heart!

Vanessa shared the image and caption above so it’s my pleasure to share it with you all ……

I agree wholeheartedly of course!

So come and party with us this week

Thursday 7 – 8.30 pm

Sunday 8 – 8.50 am

And Full Moon puja this month – I’m suggesting we join the Sydney Buddhist Centre’s Amitabha puja on Saturday night so please feel...
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How We Live

Posted by dharmalata on Wed, 13 Aug, 2014 - 02:47

How We Live

Posted by dharmalata on Wed, 13 Aug, 2014 - 02:47As a Buddhist practitioner I am aware that choices about how and where I live make a huge difference to my experience of life.

When we go on retreat we go into conditions that support not only our practice of meditation but other aspects of practice such as friendship, stillness and a relationship with nature.

Some people in the Buddhist Community I am part of (Triratna) choose to live to together in communities for these same reasons...
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Congruence

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 22 Jul, 2014 - 09:15

Congruence

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 22 Jul, 2014 - 09:15Dear Coogee Meditators

For some time now I’ve been attracted to the notion of congruence. Since starting the Coogee Meditation Group with Padmadakini well over a year ago now, I have been convicted of the importance of having congruence in my life. By that I mean that meditative practice should manifest in both my life and my being.

I want people to have confidence in both me and meditation; actually I feel like I need to be...
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Metta Practice This Week

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 4 Jun, 2013 - 02:46

Metta Practice This Week

Posted by dharmalata on Tue, 4 Jun, 2013 - 02:46‘The great secret of morals is love; or a going out of our own nature, and an identification with ourselves with the beautiful which exists in thought, action, or person, not our own. A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively; he must put himself in the place of another and of many others; the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own.’

Shelley – A Defense of Poetry

Dear Coogee Meditators

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