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by Satsangfriend
Fri Dec 22, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sexuality
Replies: 12
Views: 2349

Re: Sexuality

I am not necessarily against masturbation per se. Before my first ejaculation, it was fun. Then it stopped to be fun to me. I am just against any self-disempowerment and especially against influencing other people to disempower themselves. I've just shared my view about the whole subject of sexuali...
by Satsangfriend
Fri Dec 22, 2017 2:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mantras for Solitude
Replies: 7
Views: 1470

Re: Mantras for Solitude

Are mantras thought suppression? You focus your attention on one object (the mantra). This leads, when practised very intensive, to ceasation of other thought. But it's more effective when the mantra means something for you. Doing it mechanically like a robot, doesn't do much. In the bhakti traditi...
by Satsangfriend
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:31 am
Forum: Recommended Books
Topic: Favorite / Recommended Books
Replies: 50
Views: 42369

Re: Favorite / Recommended Books

I try to name books I liked, which were not been mentioned in the thread before: - The Book of Mirdad - Mikhail Naimy - The Empty Mirror: experiences in a japanese zen monastery - Janwillem van de Wetering - Glimpse of Nothingness: Experiences in an American Zen Community - Janwillem van de Wetering...
by Satsangfriend
Wed Dec 20, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 1144

Re: Hello

Thanks for the friendly welcoming!
by Satsangfriend
Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 1144

Hello

I'm from Cologne, Germany, (the land where Eckhart Tolle grew up). I'm 35 now! Actually I was in search for a spiritual internetforum in german, but couldn't find anyone. The only thing there is in german are "esoteric forums". A few years ago, there has been a satsangforum, and I used to be there f...