Get this from a library! Dhammapada, Pali-Sinhala-Tamil-English version. [Amara Hewamadduma; Madhyama Saṃskr̥tika Aramudala (Sri Lanka); Sri Lanka. Dhammapada is one of the greatest literary products of Buddhist literature and philosophy. It is considered by many as Buddha’s own teaching and hence. For the Sinhala scholar and for those who have come to be identified as the work on the Dhammapada (one of the central texts of the Buddhist canon). Thus.

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The man realized his ignoble act and later became a Noble in the strictest sense of the term. The Buddha contrived a means to create in her disgust for external beauty. Folk, enwrapt in craving, are terrified like a captive hare. Thereupon dhammspada Buddha uttered this verse. Finally he realized the manifold advantages of the Holy Life.

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The Buddha, perceiving them, dhzmmapada an image of Himself before them and uttered this verse. The story, out of which the verses emerged, is also provided.

The king mounts the trained animal. A monk killed a flying swan by hitting it in the eye with a stone. A devotee offered alms to the Buddha when He stood at his door sinhalq wished to know what constituted a bhikkhu.

There is no concentration in one who lacks wisdom, nor is there wisdom in him who lacks concentration. Prakeernaka Wargaya – Miscellaneous. The monks explained the matter. Pali Chanting Book – Pirith Potha.

The two relevant stories clarify the points at issue. How the Buddha exercises His psychic powers to transform a lust-ridden, mentally sick Bhikkhu to a pure, spiritually dhhammapada individual is evident from the story of prince Nanda, His step-brother, and the verses uttered concerning him. The provoked husband went to the Buddha and angrily put chammapada questions to the Buddha. Consequently she realized the transitoriness of life.


Better to swallow a red-hot iron ball which would consume one like a flame of fire, than to be an immoral and uncontrolled person feeding on the alms offered by people. But his mother dissuaded him from doing so. A comprehensive commentary facilitates the understanding of the work in depth. Rebuking some monks who, for the sake of their stomach, attributed to one another higher spiritual Attainments without possessing them, the Buddha uttered this verse.

Ddhammapada the Buddha explained that the Shammapada had not done so with evil intent but through force of habit from past lives, and on that occasion He uttered this verse. The monks, misconstruing his words, thought that he still harboured desires. English Dhammapada Chapter Though a racial term here it is applied either to a Buddha or an Arahant — to one who has completed the Way and has won Enlightenment. Good is restraint dhaammapada the eye; good is restraint in the ear; good is restraint in the nose; good is restraint in the tongue.

The book dhmmapada the quintessence of Buddhism, embodied in stanzas that represent the words of the Buddha.

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The Buddha sihnala that He has nothing in common with him and mentioned the causes of happiness. This verse was uttered by the Buddha about a young man who, through faith, entered the Order, but later, tempted by sensual pleasures, returned to the household life. Amazing way to read the bible in telugu language.


Several times he thought of leaving the robe, but finally, taking for his object of meditation his loin cloth sinjala plough which he had preserved, he attained Arahantship.

By self do you censure yourself. That bond is strong, say the wise. Let one live alone doing no evil, care-free, like an elephant in the elephant forest.

Instead of retaliating, he pardoned him and also ate food in his house. The illusive nature of worldly happiness and the kind of life dinhala should lead in such a deluded world are shown in these chapters.

The story is similar to the preceding one. If you get a prudent companion who is fit to live with you, who behaves well and is wise, you should live with him joyfully and mindfully, overcoming all dangers.

Dhammapada CD Set – Sinhala. It is somewhat difficult to offer a graceful English equivalent according sinala its literal meaning. Verily, such men come to birth and decay. Story Book – Moral Story Good luck to you all who have assembled here!

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Commenting on the merits acquired by those who give to the Pure, the Buddha uttered these verses. The wisdom implicit in these sacred sjnhala is timeless and is universally applicable. Their ring-leader shadowed the woman, intending to kill her if she should return home before they had done their fell work.