Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Maria Lopez
ED:   One could talk about any theme for as long the energy of practise would be there.  When the energy of the practise is there then the way of talks and chats are addressed are very different.  Yet there are words the same while communicating.  However, I have to say that the energy of

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Lluís Mendieta
Hi, Ed Sorry for my poor english I tried to mean that the rest of europeans, excluding finnish, and for that, hungarians, lapons and seems basques, speak an indo european idiom. And probably population origin in Asia Finnish are also westerner in my mindset (yes, it s said that they come here

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
Mayka: Have you recommendations as to how the Zen Forum should police (detect and weed out) 'the ego' from messages, which ego, in 99.9% of humans, comprises 99.9% or more of 'themselves'. --ED --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Maria Lopez flordel...@... wrote: ED: One could talk

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
Genetic map of Europe http://bigthink.com/ideas/21358 http://bigthink.com/ideas/21358 Two observations spring to mind immediately: the fact that most populations overlap so intimately with their neighbours. And that Finland doesn't. The isolation of Finnish genetics can be explained by the

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Lluís Mendieta
Hi, Ed Thanks for map They forget the basques... Anyway, if hungarians and finnish speak same branch of language, and they are not related genetically a) something is missing in study b) language has nothing to do with population origin Besides, as placed in an answer, that is probably

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
Bill, If one looks at the family tree of population groups based on genetic distance (in the first chart in http://www.friesian.com/trees.htm http://www.friesian.com/trees.htm ), one notices that: S. Chinese, Mon Khmer, Thai, Indonesian, Malayians, Filipinos are closely related, belonging to

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Lluís Mendieta lme...@... wrote: Hi, Ed Thanks for map They forget the basques... Hi Lluis, The mysteries of the Basque people and the Basque language have not been fully resolved yet. From wiki: Since the Basque language is unrelated to

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Lluís Mendieta lme...@... wrote: Hi, Ed Anyway, if hungarians and finnish speak same branch of language, and they are not related genetically a) something is missing in study b) language has nothing to do with population origin With best wishes, Lluis

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Lluís Mendieta
Hi, Ed I know, I know Having myself basque blood (my family name is basque), I searched all the theories that appear and go.. Last I have heard related basque to georgian. The link with kelts I think is discarded at present. Also the relationship to georgian... Will see... With best wishes

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Lluís Mendieta
Hi, Ed Agreed. As was said, I do not rely too much in such statistics, As I said before, another genetic map related irish, bristish, basques and catalans. Just take the cut in the multidimension surface you need and you could get whatever you wish (among some limits...That could be very

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Maria Lopez
ED;   Sit down Shut up And you will know    Mayka   --- On Sun, 14/11/10, ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com wrote: From: ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com Subject: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas To: Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com Date: Sunday, 14 November, 2010, 15:23     Mayka: Have

RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Anthony Wu
value time more than Asians; whereas Asians put more importance on personal relationships than time. ...Bill! __ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5618 (20101114) __ The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus. http://www.eset.com

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Anthony Wu
No wonder many Barques are independence minded. I hope not all of them.   Anthony --- On Mon, 15/11/10, ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com wrote: From: ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com Subject: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas To: Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com Date: Monday, 15 November, 2010, 12:50 AM

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Lluís Mendieta
Hi, Anthony Being not too long ago in Japan, and speaking spanish (among others), I could say that japanese is not that hard for a spanish speaker: sounds are easy to recognize. Not being tonal is also a plus for us. Tones are hard to understand for anyone that have never heard those. Other

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Maria Lopez
Lluis and ED:   Don't know if this link can be useful to your conversation in connection with the vasque language...Anyway I paste here: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euskera   Although link comes in Spanish there is the possibility that it could be found the same in English but I don't know for

[Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread ED
Mayka, And many happy returns of the same to you! ;-) --ED --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Maria Lopez flordel...@... wrote: ED; Sit down Shut up And you will knowMayka

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Anthony Wu
Lluis,   Conversational Japanese is not that hard, but the written language will require life effort. Standard Tibetan is not tonal, but some of their dialects are. They are interesting, but not much use.   Anthony --- On Mon, 15/11/10, Lluís Mendieta lme...@intermail.es wrote: From: Lluís

Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from SOt. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread Anthony Wu
Of course, sit down and shup up are the happiest moment.   Anthony --- On Mon, 15/11/10, ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com wrote: From: ED seacrofter...@yahoo.com Subject: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas To: Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com Date: Monday, 15 November, 2010, 7:20 AM  

RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
-dimension representation, that could show a very distorted image of reality. Would be like to see world through a small hole. With best wishes Lluís __ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5619 (20101114) __ The message was checked

RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
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RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from SOt. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
Mayka, And many happy returns of the same to you! ;-) --ED --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Maria Lopez flordel...@... wrote: ED; Sit down Shut up And you will know Mayka __ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5619 (20101114

!QRE: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from St. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
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Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread Kristy McClain
Anthony,   Not to interrupt the dialogue here, but I happened to see this when searching a medical topic.  *!*??($...@^    Have you read this?  I'm assuming no one here is buying from Amazon...   Have a good week:)  k     Sex, Sin, and Zen: A Buddhist Exploration of Sex from Celibacy to

RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
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Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Quote from SOt. Thomas Aquinas

2010-11-14 Thread mike brown
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RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread Kristy McClain
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Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread ChrisAustinLane
I have read this. I have read all of his books. He has a certain punk style of writing that will put off some, but this book is basically a straightforward discussion of various apparent dilemmas of sexuality for modern Western Buddhists. Brad Warner is from a Soto Zen lineage, and pretty

RE: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread BillSmart
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Re: [Zen] Re: FW: Amazon book

2010-11-14 Thread ChrisAustinLane
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