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David Stupples
  • Male
  • Atherstone
  • United Kingdom
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  • Syamol Barua
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  • Richard Ollier
  • Satyavani Robyn
  • Katrien Sercu
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Profile Information

About Me:
I am just me.
Faith Background & Affiliation
Amida Buddhism
Occupation or Primary Activity
control room operator
Involvement in Spirituality/Religion
Amida/ Pureland Buddhism
What is your interest in Amida-shu
to practice and meet new people
How did you find this web site?
What country are you living in?
What is the nearest town to where you live? If in UK, please give first half of your postcode. Thank you.
Atherstone CV9
Are you a member of an Amida group/Congregation
What can you offer to other members of this network?
A place to stay
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At 23:11 on December 7, 2011, Sujatin said…

So delighted to be present for your ceremony and to see you setting forth, held by Amida's grace. Namo Amida Bu!

At 11:42 on November 22, 2011, Bob Chisholm said…

Great David! Hope to see you at the chanting retreat!


At 14:05 on May 26, 2011, Susthama said…
It sounds like you've been needed elsewhere. Namo Amida Bu. see you soon hopefully.
At 16:27 on May 24, 2011, Susthama said…

Hi David,


Good to see you here. hope you are well. Glad you were able to take part in part of the pre-conference gathering. Hope to see you soon. Namo Amida Bu

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Posted on December 18, 2014 at 18:37 1 Comment

It doesn't really pay in my line of work to form emotional attachments to the people I support, some of the people I have been fortunate to support have a relatively short life expectancy, some only stay in our service a short time and move on, each person is unique in character, each one is unique due to varying degrees of disability, some have a debilitating illness, some are just vulnerable or struggling with mental illness, they all have one thing in common, as diverse and unique as people… Continue

Resident in self seeks new accommodation

Posted on December 8, 2011 at 0:30 7 Comments

I never have a great deal of confidence in my ability to write anything structured, although I speak in front of groups of people regularly  converting what I convey verbally to the written word seems to meet an obstruction somewhere between my mind and typing finger, I have to smile at myself sometimes, I can read an article for example Modgalas More Than Mindfulness and run off somewhere into a dark corner of my mind screaming "oh no I have a mental health problem",

 I have a…


A wonderful Sunday.

Posted on October 23, 2011 at 21:10 3 Comments

Thanks to everyone for a wonderful Sunday afternoon and a wonderful service, I dropped  at home and he asked his mum for her Buddha statue and announced that he is now a Buddhist!, he showed her the Buddhist good bye Jnanamati!.

A little help?

Posted on October 17, 2011 at 20:34 5 Comments

I've been  very busy over the last few months and I enjoyed the first Sunday Service I've been able to attend since the summer, I am still finding my feet and relatively new to Buddhism, any guidance would be gratefully received.



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