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About two weeks ago, on my way to Yangon, I had a chance to see Kyaiktiyo Pagoda (Golden Rock) since…

About two weeks ago, on my way to Yangon, I had a chance to see Kyaiktiyo Pagoda(Golden Rock) since my ride was going there. It is a major tourist attraction, yet after eight years total, it was my very first time to visit. I was very happy to be there. It is a very… This was posted on Google+

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Getting Ahead in 3D

Getting Ahead in 3DLately, I have been interested in the Free Open Source Software package called Blender. The software had a reputation for being difficult to learn and not so good. While it is still difficult to learn, the capabilities have grown in the past few years. I eventually want to make some stuff to explain Abhidhamma. Recently, this post…

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If anyone is interested in reading up on great organization. This one seems to be very good. I have …

If anyone is interested in reading up on great organization. This one seems to be very good. I have read their newsletters for quite a while. There were some things I ethically opposed to and do not recommend, but for disaster relief (and that is my focus of praise), they are quite high. They are in Nepal now and often…

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Thumbs Up For Hitchhiking

Thumbs Up For HitchhikingHere is a story about receiving Metta when I was hitchhiking for the first time at age fourteen. We have only two more stories left in the queue to be published. Your stories may be short and simple and you may submit in unlimited quantity. Metta has no limits. Your stories help perpetuate the withmetta.net website. Thumbs…

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Text posted by imron yousuf. At https://plus.google.com/117415869687509148486 “Very little has been …

Text posted by imron yousuf. At https://plus.google.com/117415869687509148486 "Very little has been said about this…..On December 2, Basque athlete Iván Fernández Anaya was competing in a cross-country race in Burlada, Navarre. He was running second, some distance behind race leader Abel Mutai – bronze medalist in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the London Olympics. As they entered the finishing straight, he saw…

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I am feeling really happy..like my feet are not really touching the ground today! My dream to be a monk…

I am feeling really happy..like my feet are not really touching the ground today!My dream to be a monk and live in Hawaii, which specifically changed to Kauai, that started in 1999 might come true. I got the green light for air tickets and other things. I just need to get the visa for my Sri Lankan monastic friend who…

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They might be Giants

They might be GiantsDuring this time, called, "The Water Festival" many "young and old" take robes temporarily. It is the "summer" equivalent like we have in the West. No School. Recently, a foreigner friend disrobed a few days ago. I think he was on his second or third year. He was the ideal monk, quite passive, talks only when you…

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