Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 23/07/2012

Only for his ruin does renown come to the fool. It ravages his bright fortune & rips his head apart. He would want unwarranted status, preeminence among monks, authority among monasteries, homage from lay families. – Dhammapada [5]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 16/07/2012

A man long absent comes home safe from afar. His kin, his friends, his companions, delight in his return. In just the same way, when you’ve done good & gone from this world to the world beyond, your good deeds receive you– as kin, someone dear come home. – Dhammapada [16]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 01/07/2012

The whole world we travel with our thoughts, Finding nowhere anyone as precious as one’s own self. Since each and every person is so precious to themselves Let the self-respecting harm no other being. – Samyutta Nikaya