Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 30/01/2012

Don’t be afraid of doing good. It’s another name for happiness, for all that is dear and delightful–this phrase “doing good.” Whoever would live well, Long lasting, bringing bliss– Let him be generous, be calm, And cultivate the doing of good. By practising these three, These three bliss-bringing things, The wise one lives without regret… Read More WEEKLY WISDOM 30/01/2012

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 16/01/2012

A monk can be very gentle, very peaceful, while there are no hard words to assail him. But when hard words are directed at him, it is then that he must be really gentle and peaceful. – Majjhima Nikaya

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 09/01/2012

It is necessary to cultivate some discipline of mind, for an undisciplined mind always finds excuses to act selfishly and thoughtlessly. When the mind is undisciplined, the body is also undisciplined, and so is speech and action. – Anguttara Nikaya

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 02/01/2012

Live in joy, In love, Even among those who hate. Live in joy, In health, Even among the afflicted. Live in joy, In peace, Even among the troubled. Look within. Be still. Free from fear and attachment, Know the sweet joy of the way. – Dhammapada