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Latest Activity

Elja joined Kaspalita's group

Buddhist ideas

Questions and conversations about Buddhist philosophy and theory.See More
Apr 27, 2016
Elja joined Sujatin's group
Mar 11, 2016
Elja joined Satyavani Robyn's group

Questions in the Sand

Dharmavidya answers questions about issues in psychology, spirituality, philosophy and personal life, copied from his La Ville au Roi site - If you have any questions for Dharmavidya do email him to with the heading "Questions in the Sand".See More
Mar 11, 2016
Elja joined Satyavani Robyn's group

Not Everything Is Impermanent Study Group

A group where I will be posting an extract from Dharmavida's book Not Everything Is Impermanent every week, with a few questions to get us thinking... feel free to join us every week or every so often. Namo Amida Bu. See More
Feb 12, 2016
Elja joined Susthama's group

Vow 22

This group is called "Vow 22" after the 22nd vow of Dharmakara Bodhisattva in the Larger Pureland Sutra, the vow which establishes the bodhisattva path as a core element of Pureland Buddhism.This group is for anyone interested in discussing bodhisattva way and everything that has to do with serving the spiritual needs of others.I am now taking a bit of time out for family reasons and so if you have any enquiries or would like more information please email or…See More
Feb 12, 2016
Elja replied to Kaspalita's discussion Share your home shrine in the group Buddhism Practice
"Wonderful to see all these shrines!!! Namo Amida Bu :-)"
Feb 12, 2016
Elja joined Kaspalita's group

Buddhism Practice

Discussions and questions about Buddhist practice - what do Buddhists do?See More
Feb 6, 2016
Elja shared Dharmavidya's blog post on Facebook
Oct 17, 2015
Elja liked Dharmavidya's blog post Dukkha
Oct 17, 2015
Elja shared Dharmavidya's blog post on Facebook
Sep 18, 2015
Elja liked Dharmavidya's blog post Bodhichitta is Nembutsu
Sep 18, 2015
Elja joined Jnañamati's group

Introduction to Pureland Buddhism

A discussion group for those following the online introductory course and others who are interested in discussing topics relevant to understanding some basic Buddhist ideas.
Sep 1, 2015
Elja liked Jnañamati's event ADORNING A PURELAND: Poetry & Imagery
Aug 21, 2015
Elja liked Satyavani Robyn's event Bodhi retreat 2015 with Dharmavidya David Brazier
Aug 21, 2015
Elja commented on Sujatin's group Monday Nembutsu
"thank you for explaining. "
Aug 16, 2015
Elja liked Dharmavidya's blog post What would Buddha do?
Aug 16, 2015

Profile Information

About Me:
Interested in Buddhism, zen meditation, spirituality, personal development, zentherapie. Like poetry and writing and always open to learn something new...
Faith Background & Affiliation
Protestant Christian
Occupation or Primary Activity
not very much at this moment. Official term 'housewife'. But it isn't my biggest talent; house keeping..... so no official job at this moment. So I read a lot and I write a lot.
Involvement in Spirituality/Religion
Active sangha member at Zen Centrum Den Bosch. Practise on daily base zen.
What is your interest in Amida-shu
I want to follow the news around events. Nice to read and follow some of the blogs and nice to learn more about Pureland Buddhism.
How did you find this web site?
thanks to David Brazier.
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.
Are you a member of an Amida group/Congregation
not at the moment
What can you offer to other members of this network?
A place to stay

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At 14:04 on August 15, 2015, Sujatin said…

Welcome! I'll send you a personal message to help you navigate around this site, Elja



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