Tagged: Section on Precaution

Precaution Is the way to immortality

Precaution Is the way to immortality.

[Pali] Xạp-pa-mā-tho xa-ma-tạng pa-thạng [Translation] “Precaution Is the way to immortality.” The word “negligent” means infatuation, including infatuation with fortune, rank, praise, happiness, age, life. The word “Way to Immortality” means Nirvana, because no...

The graduate praises his negligence.

The graduate praises his negligence.

[Pali] Xạp-pa-mā-thạng pa-s̄ạng-s̄ạn-ti [Translation] “The graduate praises his negligence.” The word “careless” is an obsession with fortune, rank, praise, happiness, wealth, life, or in all desirable emotions. It is this carelessness that leads all...

Non-obsessed Would get two benefits.

Non-obsessed Would get two benefits.

[Pali] Xạp-pa-mạt-to xu-p̣ho xạt-t̄he xa-ṭhikh-khạṇ-h̄ā-ti pạṇ-ṯhi-to [Translation] “Non-obsessed Would get two benefits.” The word “both benefits” means benefits in this world. And benefit in the next world. Benefit in this world Is to be...

Do all things with no recklessness.

Do all things with no recklessness.

[Pali] Xạp-pa-mā-the-na s̄ạm-pā-the-t̄ha [Translation] “Do all things with no recklessness.” Not negligence is something that the Lord Buddha has given priority above all else. And spoke to the disciples to do all things without...

Be the one who rejoice in the precaution.

Be the one who rejoice in the precaution.

[Pali] Xạp-pa-mā-tha-ra-tā h̄o-t̄ha [Translation] “Be the one who rejoice in the precaution.” Precaution is the very heart of Buddhism because it means not being fascinated by things that are desirable, satisfying. Including not being...