Tag Archives: Mangala Sutra

This is auspicious, 8-12

Reverence, humility, Contentment, and gratitude, Hearing the Dharma at the right time —This is most auspicious.   Patience and compliance, Hearing from the monks, And opportune discussion of the Dharma —This is most auspicious.   Self-restraint and a holy life, … Continue reading

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This is auspicious, 5-7

Looking after one’s mother and father, Caring for one’s wife and children, And unconfused actions —This is most auspicious.   Generosity and a righteous life, Caring for one’s relatives, And blameless actions —This is most auspicious.   To abhor and … Continue reading

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This is auspicious, 1-4

Many divine and human beings Have pondered what are those blessings Which they hope will bring them good fortune: Declare to them, Lord, what is auspicious.   The Blessed One replied:  Not to associate with fools, But to associate with … Continue reading

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