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The Buddha was sitting under a tree

talking to his disciples when a man came and spit on his face. He wiped it off, and he asked the man, “What next?” The man was a little puzzled. While the disciples got angry, Buddha said “He has not … Continue reading

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Buddhist Quote of the Day

Don’t associate with lowly qualities. Don’t consort with heedlessness. Don’t associate with wrong views. Don’t busy yourself with the world. Get up! Don’t be heedless. Live the Dhamma well. One who lives the Dhamma sleeps with ease in this world … Continue reading

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I’ve started reading the Pali Canon

Also know as the Tripitaka, or Tipitaka in Pali, it is a foundational text in Buddhism. Sort of like the Old Testament, but with less bear maulings. This is an excerpt of the Bhaddekaratta, or Auspicious Day, Sutra: You shouldn’t … Continue reading

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