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by Spike
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Music
Replies: 497
Views: 26955

Re: Music

Fightin' words

by Spike
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Zen Buddhism
Topic: confirmation
Replies: 14
Views: 499

Re: confirmation

maybe, within your delusion, you can find enough space to understand that enlightenment is the pillar, the 101, the focus, the reason, of Buddhism. no problemo, continue your propagation of outside views, or, better, read a zen classic, or find a good teacher. Please say more about that. I am not c...
by Spike
Fri Dec 06, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Death and Dying (and Dealing With It)
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Death and Dying (and Dealing With It)

About Alex Trebek

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/04/maga ... Position=1

See also 'Related Coverage' after article's end
by Spike
Thu Dec 05, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Music
Replies: 497
Views: 26955

Re: Music

loves' the unjust wrote:
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:29 pm
Metalwings = "Immortal Metal Wings"
"Fallen Angel In The Hell"
"Slaves Of The Night"

my latest favorites..




by Spike
Thu Dec 05, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Nothing goes...
Replies: 896
Views: 48561

Re: Nothing goes...

anyone played marbles when a youth? No. At school during recess we played 'flip cards' instead of marbles. You could buy a pack of Topps baseball cards at a hobby store containing ten or so random cards and a flat slab of (often stale) bubblegum. If lucky you'd get a player's rookie card, or a Whit...
by Spike
Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Support, Suggestions
Topic: YouTube Embed Usage
Replies: 10
Views: 1181

Re: YouTube Embed Usage

Sign in

For example, go to Lounge

First line below the Lounge heading will say:

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by Spike
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Music You Made
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Music You Made

by Spike
Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Music
Replies: 497
Views: 26955

Re: Music

by Spike
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:28 am
Forum: Zen Buddhism
Topic: American Zen - A Brief History
Replies: 22
Views: 1194

Re: American Zen - A Brief History

desert_woodworker wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:19 am
Main thing, is to wake up, so true Wisdom may inform and motivate true Compassion and skillful means.
This is backwards. Skillful means can and often does spark the wake-up.
by Spike
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Artwork by Forum Members
Topic: Death Poems
Replies: 41
Views: 2417

Re: Death Poems

desert_woodworker wrote:
Tue Dec 03, 2019 10:09 pm
I feel comradery with all or most named "Joe"
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by Spike
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: Zen Buddhism
Topic: confirmation
Replies: 14
Views: 499

Re: confirmation

If there's living marrow in your bones, you probably WILL go for it. Unless you become sickly. Then, you may strive to continue, but not move to some new phase, the one encouraged and informed by your teacher, and by your own intuition matching his or hers. Best, Fuki, and Enver. just wondered It's...
by Spike
Sun Dec 01, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Music
Replies: 497
Views: 26955

Re: Music

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by Spike
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: data crash

bokki wrote:
Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:31 pm
. . . ok, not a clever question . . .
Let's just leave it at that

Request this thread be Locked, please, thank you.
by Spike
Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: data crash

, look bro, fuki, im a rookie, a newbie here, and i do not know what is going on. Horsepuckie. is there a thread that discusses zen space, that is free to post opinions, that may not be accepted, but are voiced? "May not be accepted?" Why in the world would anyone want such a thing (other than to d...
by Spike
Fri Nov 29, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Zen Buddhism
Topic: A Zen Story
Replies: 17
Views: 714

Re: A Zen Story

bokki, this is a pretty straightforward short article: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/emptiness-most-misunderstood-word-in-buddhism_b_2769189 Hakuun Yasutani roshi, quoted in the Shambala Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen (1991, p.38), is summarized as saying that buddha-nature, Busshō, (also dharma-na...
by Spike
Fri Nov 29, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: data crash

:107: TMI "too much information"
by Spike
Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: data crash

bokki wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:26 pm
atta dipa so hum hari hari moolmaya
dat is no sanscrit, that's Inca, Astec, and Mayas mantra:
"I am so brave, I wipe my ars with the biggest cactus."
TMI

and not a pretty picture
by Spike
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: The Zen of Everything

fuki wrote: . . . it was just a split second but 'miraculously' the entire history of the manifest cosmos was contained in it, that was fun!
:107: :109:
Well, that's pretty much the zen of everything, then.
by Spike
Thu Nov 28, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: data crash
Replies: 28
Views: 869

Re: The Zen of Everything

fuki wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 2:13 pm
Well in that case;
atta dipa so hum hari hari moolmaya
:cat:
Alternate last line from Beatles' Sun King, no doubt. :556: