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6/9/16 5:34 AM
hmmm.... new here been lurking for a while so why not introduce myself with a smile??

... another baba walks in off the street, but don't worry i'm not selling anything

attainments? well, i have beginner's mind ;-)

my lineage ... well i'm often assciated with baba lamb, especially in the context of the turkish rite of ockabasi.

(with apologies to the real babas out there)
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May all beings taste scrummy food!
May all beings experience great joy!

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6/9/16 10:55 AM as a reply to baba ganoush.
Welcome, baba ganoush!

A question for you: if döner makes you schöner, what does baba ganoush do for the dharma?

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6/9/16 1:52 PM as a reply to neko.
Neko ... gratitude!!

Well to anwser yr question, it's one step towards enlightenment thro' the sense door of taste.
However,  I'm a beginner... it may just be an impermanent samatha state, but one worth having, investigations continue...

Greetings joy happiness and great peace to all and praise to purple fruit!

Forgot to mention... i have powers too: i can make an imam faint.  Don't mess with the  BBQ Bhikkus!

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6/9/16 4:26 PM as a reply to baba ganoush.
Ya Habibi emoticon




Note: Baba ganoush is Levantine in origin (rather than Turkish). emoticon


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6/9/16 4:38 PM as a reply to neko.
neko:
...what does baba ganoush do for the dharma?

It is an expression of mother's love & care, also bring good health to the physical body, which is a foundation for dharma practise. emoticon

I tell you, monks, there are two people who are not easy to repay. Which two? Mother & father. 

Kataññu Suttas: Gratitude


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6/10/16 12:59 PM as a reply to Nicky.
Note: Baba ganoush is Levantine in origin (rather than Turkish). emoticon
hi nicky, i used to live close by a big turkish community, but yes you are right.


regardless of that... beware the law of unintended consequenses: now when i prepare to sit i start to salivate, not what i was planning for but at least it gives me something to work with.