Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 23/10/2017

One who wouldn’t, not for his own sake nor that of another, hanker for wealth, a son, a kingdom, his own fulfillment, by unrighteous means: he is righteous, rich in virtue, discernment. Dhammapada [6]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 09/10/2017

Simply talking a lot doesn’t maintain the Dhamma. Whoever, although has heard next to nothing, sees Dhamma through his body, is not heedless of Dhamma: he is one who maintains the Dhamma. – Dhammapada [259]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 02/10/2017

From contact comes feeling. From feeling comes reaction. This is what keeps us in the cycle of birth and death. Our reactions to our feelings are our passport to rebirth. – Ayya Khema, “Being Nobody, Going Nowhere”