Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 27/12/2010

Whatever an enemy might do to an enemy, or a foe to a foe, the ill-directed mind can do to you even worse. Whatever a mother, father or other kinsman might do for you, the well-directed mind can do for you even better. – Dhammapada [42, 43]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 13/12/2010

For a person of unsteady mind, Not knowing true Dhamma, Serenity Set adrift: Discernment doesn’t grow full. For a person of unsoddened mind, Unassaulted awareness, Abandoning merit & evil, Wakeful, There is no danger No fear. – Dhammapada [3]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 07/12/2010

Ananda thero said: “Friendship with what is lovely, association with what is lovely, intimacy with what is lovely–that is half of the holy life”. Lord Buddha responded: “Don’t say that, Ananda. It’s the whole not the half of the holy life. One so blessed with what is lovely will develop a right way of being,… Read More WEEKLY WISDOM 07/12/2010