Tagged: Section on Passion

There is no fullness in the world.

There is no fullness in the world.

[Pali] Kā-me-h̄i lo-kạm-h̄i na xạt-t̄hi tit-ti [Translation] “There is no fullness in the world.” All animals of the world. All caught up in sex Is an emotion that is desirable. Stuck in a beautiful...

There is no river like craving.

There is no river like craving.

[Pali] Nạd-t̄hi tạn-h̄ā-s̄a-mā na-thī [Translation] “There is no river like craving.” There are 3 cravings Kàma-taõhà: craving for sensual pleasures; sensual craving. Bhava-taõhà: craving for existence. Vibhava-taõhà: craving for non-existence; craving for self-annihilation All...

Desires are difficult to leave.

Desires are difficult to leave.

[Pali] Xid-c̄hā lo-kạd-s̄a-mi thud-cha-h̄ā [Translation] “Desires are difficult to leave.” There are 3 cravings Kàma-taõhà: craving for sensual pleasures; sensual craving. Bhava-taõhà: craving for existence. Vibhava-taõhà: craving for non-existence; craving for self-annihilation. These 3...

The craving never ends.

The craving never ends.

[Pali] Xid-c̄hā h̄i xa-nạn-ta-kho-ca-rā [Translation] “The craving never ends.” Lust is ambition. Want things, want to be Or want to get away from something. This craving It arises in the minds of all beings...

Desires make people struggle.

Desires make people struggle.

[Pali] Xid-c̄hā na-rạng pa-ri-kạd-s̄a-ti [Translation] “Desires make people struggle.” Desire means wanting to get in a way that is not right. Is to want in a wrong way And seek in the wrong way...