Words

10153291_503818193060560_1293208130_nIt is unwise to limit the Dharma to just one language. The Dharma is free from the vanity of language, free from the prejudices of those who are attached to the letter and not to the meaning. For them, the jungle of words becomes a wall. […]

Do not hesitate to teach the Dharma in as many languages as you encounter, that its sound may reach all those who might understand it.

Speak patiently and without hurry, avoid words that common folk do not understand, be diligent and patient. The fancy word is as much an enemy of the Dharma as is vulgarity.

―Buddha Shakyamuni

About Tashi Nyima

I am a Dharma student, and aspire to be a companion on the path. I trust that these texts can offer a general approach and basic tools for practicing the Buddha's way to enlightenment. ||| Soy un estudiante del Dharma, y aspiro a ser un compañero en el sendero. Espero que estos textos ofrezcan a algunos un mapa general y herramientas básicas para la práctica del sendero a la iluminación que nos ofrece el Buda.
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One Response to Words

  1. paulfarma says:

    Thank you. PKL

    Great Middle Way 於 2015年06月3日 (週三) 10:22 PM 寫道﹕

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