Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 31/12/2012

Regard him as one who points out treasure, the wise one who seeing your faults rebukes you. Stay with this sort of sage. For the one who stays with a sage of this sort, things get better, not worse. – Dhammapada [6]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 24/12/2012

The Buddha was asked: “Is there only one summit of consciousness or are there several?” He replied: “One and several. As one state of consciousness is realized, then the next is seen. Thus there are several and there is one.” He was then asked: “Which is first, awareness or knowledge?” “Awareness arises first and then… Read More WEEKLY WISDOM 24/12/2012

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 17/12/2012

Though in thought we range throughout the world, We’ll nowhere find a thing more dear than self. So, since others hold the self so dear, He who loves himself should injure none. – Samyutta Nikaya

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 03/12/2012

If the element of the truth seeker did not exist in everyone, There would be no turning away from craving, Nor could there be a longing for nirvana, Nor a seeking for it, nor a resolve to find it. – Visuddhi Magga