Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 29/12/2014

The path to material gain goes one way, the way to Unbinding, another. Realizing this, the monk, a disciple to the Awakened One, should not relish offerings, should cultivate seclusion instead. – Dhammapada [5]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 22/12/2014

Speak not harshly to anyone. Those thus addressed will retort. Painful, indeed, is vindictive speech. Blows in exchange may bruise you. If, like a cracked gong, you silence yourself, you have already attained Nibbana: no vindictiveness will be found in you. – Dhammapada [133-134]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 15/12/2014

If we have…presence of mind then whatever work we do will be the very tool which enables us to know right and wrong continually. There’s plenty of time to meditate, we just don’t fully understand the practice, that’s all. While sleeping we breathe, eating we breathe, don’t we? Why don’t we have time to meditate?… Read More WEEKLY WISDOM 15/12/2014