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2019 Feb 18 01:21:42
Khemakumara:  _/\_ _/\_  _/\_

2019 Feb 18 01:21:10
Khemakumara:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 18 01:16:11
Johann: Bhante. Nyom Villa.

2019 Feb 18 01:14:29
Johann: Nyom Moritz. Sokh chomreoun

2019 Feb 18 00:34:02
Moritz: Vandami Bhante _/\_

2019 Feb 15 04:14:01
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 15 03:43:29
Johann: Another day, another possibility. We don't know what tomorrow might be

2019 Feb 15 03:43:01
Johann: ថ្ងៃ ថ្មី មួូយ ជា ឳកាស ថ្មី មួយ ទៀត។ យើង មិន អាច ដឹង មុន នូវ អ្វី ដែល នឹង កើតឡើង ថ្ងៃ ស្អែក

2019 Feb 12 05:47:26
Johann: Nyom Chanroth

2019 Feb 11 07:35:04
Khemakumara:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 11 07:01:15
Johann: Bhante

2019 Feb 10 15:18:50
Vithou: Hope Preah Ang doing well too.. Thanks Preah Ang

2019 Feb 10 15:17:51
Vithou: Nhom kuna doing well so far.

2019 Feb 10 12:29:57
Johann: Nyom Vithou. But Nyom is well so far?

2019 Feb 10 12:02:00
Vithou: Actually they put in the kidnee. :)

2019 Feb 10 12:01:26
Vithou:  take it out on 20 Feb

2019 Feb 10 12:01:25
Vithou:  take it out on 20 Feb

2019 Feb 10 12:01:12
Vithou: the doctor put it for one month . I will

2019 Feb 10 12:00:28
Vithou: Kuna Tvay Bongkom Preah Ang  nyom kuna is fne now but still have a pipe inside mybody

2019 Feb 10 11:47:41
Johann: Sokh chomreoun Nyom Buddhi

2019 Feb 10 11:44:41
Ieng Puthy: ករុណាខានបានចូលមកក្នុងវេបសាយអានព្រះធម៌អស់ប៉ុន្មានថ្ងៃ

2019 Feb 10 11:41:53
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻ករុណាថ្វាយបង្គំុ Vandami Bhante

2019 Feb 09 14:43:21
Cheav Villa: សួស្តី​ពូចាន់រ័ត្ម _/\_

2019 Feb 09 14:42:08
Johann: ញោម Chanroth

2019 Feb 09 11:32:48
Johann: ខ្លះ ... how ever, good to here

2019 Feb 09 10:30:33
Cheav Villa: វិធូថាគាត់បានធូរខ្លះហើយ គាត់នឹងរកពេលទូលព្រះអង្គ តាម​Talk box  _/\_

2019 Feb 09 02:49:21
Cheav Villa: កូណាបានសួរគាត់ដែរ តែមិនទាន់មានការឆ្លើយតបទេ ប្រហែលជាគាត់រវល់ខ្លាំង  _/\_

2019 Feb 08 15:24:14
Johann: How is Nyom Vithou doing, Nyom Villa? Nyom Chanroth told that he still has burden after the hospital.

2019 Feb 07 13:07:06
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 07 13:04:40
Johann: Nearly out of power("suns gift") for today again. May all give into good deeds with their power left.

2019 Feb 07 13:04:33
Johann: Nearly out of power("suns gift") for today again. May all give into good deeds with their power left.

2019 Feb 05 13:35:45
Johann: Meister Vinodh

2019 Feb 05 08:45:20
Johann: មុដិតា

2019 Feb 05 07:46:50
Cheav Villa: អរព្រះគុណ​ ព្រះអង្គ  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_ ពួកខ្ញុំកូណា បានធូរស្បើយ​ច្រើន​ អំពីបញ្ហាសុខភាពរាងកាយ​  _/\_

2019 Feb 05 07:25:29
Johann: Nyom Villa. Family, all healthy and well?

2019 Feb 05 03:34:18
Johann: Mr. Nathan

2019 Feb 04 13:42:11
Cheav Villa:  _/\_

2019 Feb 04 04:25:07
Cheav Villa: កូណា​ត្រេកអរ​ ដែលបានឃើញផ្លូវទៅមុខ ឧបនិស្ស័យ​ការបដិបត្តិ​ឧបោសថ​យឺតយូរ​  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 04 04:22:09
Cheav Villa: ការហាត់ធ្វើឧបោសថបានបន្តិចបន្តួួច ដោយវិធីស្រាយចំណងដែលជាប់មាំ

2019 Feb 04 04:18:58
Cheav Villa: ព្រះអង្គ​ _/\_ ចិត្តនឿយណាយចន្លោះពេលបានសុខ និងបានទុក្ខ

2019 Feb 04 04:04:13
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_ កូណាព្រះអង្គ

2019 Feb 04 03:55:36
Johann: English iti 49

2019 Feb 04 03:51:37
Johann: Importand teaching in regard of wishing for becoming or not-becoming! ទិដ្ឋិគតសូត្រ (១២.)

2019 Feb 04 03:37:57
Johann: It can be observed free of all Sakaya ditthi as well.

2019 Feb 04 03:25:52
Johann: Uposatha is a good tradition to take on.

2019 Feb 04 03:24:53
Johann: This, the Buddha told, can not be archived by just wishing, Nyom, the end of suffering.

2019 Feb 04 02:23:26
Cheav Villa: May​ all possibilities in a rebirth has decreased  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 04 02:18:49
Cheav Villa: Since my grandmother, my dad, I kana has not taken on the traditional of Chinese new year

2019 Feb 04 01:28:26
Johann: An insightful Chines New Year and new moon day, a rebirth of another round of possibility in chosing ways with every action.

2019 Feb 03 16:08:02
Ieng Puthy: ករុណាថ្វាយបង្គំុព្រះអង្គvandami 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

2019 Feb 03 12:20:05
Cheav Villa:  កូណាព្រះអង្គ  _/\_ 

2019 Feb 03 12:10:00
Johann: Nyom Villa

2019 Feb 03 07:06:33
Johann: Nyom Buddhi

2019 Feb 02 16:53:13
Johann: All a matter of leaving house and not searching for the next, Nyom.

2019 Feb 02 16:51:36
Johann: Editing post here is not so good since there is a software issue, cutting away all to 200 characters.

2019 Feb 02 16:18:35
Ieng Puthy: ព្រះអង្គករុណានឹករលឹកភ្នំឱរា៉ល់ណាស់ សង្ឃឹមថាថ្ងៃណាមួយករុណានឹងបានទៅថ្វាយបង្គំុព្រះអង្គដោយផ្ទាល់ ។ បេីបុណ

2019 Feb 02 15:52:20
Johann: Nyom Buddhi

2019 Feb 02 15:35:54
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻ករុណាថ្វាយបង្គំុVandami Bhante.

2019 Feb 02 15:33:38
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

2019 Feb 02 10:35:46
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Feb 02 08:36:16
Johann: Atma will then make a "sun-break" for today

2019 Feb 01 11:36:30
Ieng Puthy: ករុណាថ្វាយបង្គំ🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻Vandami Bhante

2019 Jan 31 15:55:14
Johann: Bhante Muni

2019 Jan 30 15:40:30
Johann: Nyom Buddhi

2019 Jan 30 05:24:55
Johann: "sreng" is really "nasty" if becoming. It's also easy to get by sweeping dusty group and dry gras.

2019 Jan 30 04:35:46
Cheav Villa: កូណាព្រះអង្គ  _/\_

2019 Jan 30 04:11:18
Johann: It's possible not "sreng", Nyom, it's autumn diseas, and infection not to be healed. The origin why the Buddha allowed tonics ("food" at "wrong" time), weakness of the body.

2019 Jan 30 03:27:08
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Jan 30 01:12:39
Sophorn: Bhante Khemakura, kana hofft, Bhante geht es besser!  _/\_

2019 Jan 30 01:12:10
Sophorn: Vandami Bhante Khemakura  _/\_

2019 Jan 30 01:11:53
Sophorn: Vandami Bhante Indannano  _/\_

2019 Jan 30 01:11:38
Sophorn: Vandami Bhante Johann _/\_

2019 Jan 29 10:12:10
Johann: Bhante. Wie geht es der Unterlippe?

2019 Jan 27 04:59:09
Johann: Nyom Vithou

2019 Jan 26 14:38:07
Cheav Villa: Vandāmi Bhante Indaññāno  _/\_

2019 Jan 25 16:12:30
Cheav Villa:  :o _/\_

2019 Jan 25 16:04:02
Johann: There are two, actually. Something to be careful about.

2019 Jan 25 15:39:25
Cheav Villa: Vilāsa  :D karuṇā found this meaning in Pāḷi Dictionary  _/\_

2019 Jan 25 15:24:52
Johann: No vaṇṇa-macchariya: rejoicing that other appear as vilasa as oneself... Sadhu!

2019 Jan 25 15:17:51
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Jan 25 14:29:43
Johann: If Ñoma Buddhi likes to wear the color of an ārāmikinī, to be able to edit, add translations, corrections, it should be no problem. Ñoma Vīḷa might help to get known the "power and responsibility" of goodness.

2019 Jan 25 14:22:02
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏼អរព្រះគុណព្រះអង្គ

2019 Jan 25 11:55:49
Johann: No problem Nyom, that was clear (word prediction...). Only moderator and admin can edit text in the shoutbox.

2019 Jan 25 11:04:42
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏻ព្រះអង្គករុណាសរសេរអក្សរខុស ករុណារកកន្លែងលុបអក្សរដែលខុសមិនឃេីញទេ ។ ករុណាចង់សរសេរVandami Bhante មិនមែន vandalism Bhante ទេ។

2019 Jan 25 10:21:25
Chanroth:  _/\_ជំរាបបងស្រីវីឡា ហេតុអីបានជាលេខទូរសព្ទបងមិនបានសូម

2019 Jan 25 05:50:33
Cheav Villa: បងប៉ៈលើអក្សរដែរសរសេររួចនោះ វានឹងចេញ​  pen edit's icon/Delete

2019 Jan 25 05:33:21
Ieng Puthy: 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻ករុណាថ្វាយបង្គំុ vandalism Bhante. តេីព្រះសុខភាពព្រះអង្គយា៉ងណាហេីយ?

2019 Jan 25 04:04:48
Cheav Villa:  _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Jan 25 02:01:40
Johann: "If you envision the Buddha as uttering nothing but sweetness and light, it may come as a shock to learn how thoroughly he ridiculed the Nigaṇṭhas over this belief."

2019 Jan 25 01:59:29
Johann: The Karma of Now: Why the Present Moment Isn’t the Goal : maybe that helps to gain upanissaya to the Buddhas real good teachings.

2019 Jan 25 01:49:43
Johann: much karuna

2019 Jan 24 16:44:54
Cheav Villa: ប៉ុន្តែ​គាត់ចូលចិត្តស្តាប់ធម៌ ព្រះអង្គ​ គូ​ សុភាព​ មុនចូលគេង _/\_

2019 Jan 24 16:20:28
Cheav Villa:  He isn't fine body and mind  _/\_

2019 Jan 24 16:02:39
Johann: Havn't seen Nyoms huband here since longer. Health and everything fine?

2019 Jan 24 15:29:16
Cheav Villa: Vaṇḍāni Bhante _/\_ _/\_ _/\_

2019 Jan 24 15:11:50
Johann: Nyom Villa

2019 Jan 24 14:12:53
Khemakumara:  _/\_ _/\_  _/\_

2019 Jan 24 14:10:31
Johann: Schnelles genesen. Tnam Sach, hilft.

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Good condition - Gute Bedingungen (Pāramī) [Forum Guide]
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Unabhängig ob sich nun jemand entschließt den achtfachen Pfad selbst zu gehen, oder es in eigener Weise versucht selbst Buddhaschaft zu erlangen , sind die pāramīs als die grundlegenden Geschicke für ein hochstebendes Entwickeln anzusehen.

Dieses Forum ist hauptsächlich dazu gedacht sich mit den Grundlagen, für einen Möglichen Einstieg auf den achtfachen Pfad, auseinander zu setzen. Diese Kurze Beschreibung der pāramīs von dhammadana.org hier frei übersetzt, ist vielleicht eine gute Stütze für einen Einstieg und ein Verständnis für die pāramīs.


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Die pāramīs

Kamma und die pāramīs

In einer Gefängniszelle lebten vier Menschen. Der Erste war ignorant und faul, der Zweite war ignorant und tüchtig, der Dritte war geschickt und faul und der Vierte war geschickt und tüchtig. Jeder hatte die Möglichkeit etwas zu arbeiten um sich etwas Geld zu verdienen.

Der faule ignorante Mensch hatte ein wahrhaftig trauriges Dasein. Er machte den ganzen Tag nichts, war fürchterlich gelangweilt und tat niemals etwas das über das Nötigste zum leben hinaus ging.

Der tüchtige ignorante Mensch genoss mehr Komfort in seinem Leben, weil seine Arbeit ihm erlaubte etwas extra Speise und Kleinigkeiten, wie Magazine oder eine Flasche Wein zu erstehen.

Der geschickte faule Mensch hatte nicht gerade das glücklichste Leben. Wenn er sich nicht anstrengte, verdiente er kein Zusatzgeld, das es ihm erlaubte Dinge ein besseres Leben zu genießen. Aber, wissend wie man alles macht und die Dinge richtig angeht, leidete er weniger als der faule ignorante Mensch. Er wählte den leichten Weg und gab sich mit wenig zufrieden. Seine Faulheit hielt ihm jedoch davon ab klüger zu denken.

Der geschickte Mensch war tüchtig in seiner Arbeit. Er wusste klug zu denken und wie man mit Geld weise umgeht. Er erlernte wie er mit wenig auskommt um das meiste Geld zu sparen. Auch benötigte er keine außergewöhnlichen Speisen, Getränke und andere angenehme Ablenkungen. Letztlich, nach einiger Zeit die er benötigte, hatte er die Möglichkeit seine Kaution zu hinterlegen und kam aus dem Gefängnis heraus.


Um einen Vergleich aus dieser Geschichte zu ziehen, können wir folgendes sagen:

Das Gefängnis repräsentiert unsere ständige Unzufriedenheit in unserem Dasein (dukkha), mit seinen Höhen und Tiefen, der Kreislauf der Wiedergeburt (saṃsarā).

1. "Ignoranz" steht für Ignoranz.
2. "Geschick" repräsentiert Weisheit.
3. "Faulheit" repräsentiert das fehlen der Motivation heilsame Taten zu vollbringen.
4. "Tüchtigkeit" steht für Anstrengung (Anstrengung heilsames zu entwickeln und zu kultivieren, die Anstrengung zur angemessenen Praxis)
5. "Geld" repräsentiert die Konsequenz aus heilsamen Taten, segensreiche Verdienste (kusala).
6. Die Entlassung aus dem Gefängnis die Freiheit (von jeder Form der Unzufriedenheit)

Schlussfolgerung: Um heilsame Verdienste zu ernten, ist notwendig heilsame Taten zu vollbringen, Anstrengungen zur Großzügigkeit zu pflegen und offen sowie konzentriert zu sein.

Wenn immer dies mit Ignoranz (Irrglaube) passiert werden die Verdienste schlecht genutzt und sind somit "verschwendet". In diesem Fall bleibt alles profitlos. Um heilsame Verdienste zu mehren, müssen Taten mit Weisheit kultiviert werden und heilvolle Taten sollten stets mit der Absicht das dhamma weiter zu entwickeln (für seinen eigenen Entwicklungsprozess und den aller anderen) gesetzt werden.

Anmerkung: Je mehr heilsame (gute) Taten man vollbringt, desto weniger destruktive (unheilsame) und wertlose Taten werden gesetzt.

Dies erklärt, warum es unerlässlich ist, Taten (kamma) die wir setzten klar zu verstehen und wie wir richtig auf sie achten mit dem Wunsch diese wirklich profitabel zu gestalten.

Die Gefängnisgeschichte zeigt uns weiters, dass Weisheit ohne die richtige Anstrengung und Fleiß, hinderlich zur Weiterentwicklung von Weisheit ist. Nur mit der Weiterentwicklung und Kultivieren der pāramīs ist es uns möglich einen Fortschritt auf dem Pfad der Befreiung zu erreichen, auf welcher Stufe wir auch immer sind.

Wenn jemand davon alle diese Elemente in seinem/ihrer Existenz zu einem Training im dhamma (Geburt als menschliches Wesen in einem günstigen Umfeld, zu einer Zeit in der die Lehre Buddhas (sāsana) greifbar ist, das Verständnis eines solchen Trainings drängt von selbst zum Ziel, die Fehlen von ernsten Hindernissen wie schlechte Gesundheit und ähnliches) machen kann und davon profitiert, bedeutet dieses, dass er/sie bereits zahlreiche pāramīs in der Vergangenheit entwickeln konnte. Wenn sich jemand neben diesen Voraussetzungen, auch der Meditation (Training zum satipaṭṭhāna) zugeneigt fühlt und sich darin übt bedeutet dies, das er/sie weitere pāramīs. in der Vergangenheit kultiviert und entwickelt hat. Wenn nun jemand ein Leben des Verzichts, in ganz natürlicher Weise gewählt hat und ein klösterliches Leben (saṃgha) führt, bedeutet dies, dass er/sie noch mehr pāramīs in der Vergangenheit kultiviert und entwickelt hat. Wenn die pāramīs in uns die vollkommene Reife entwickelt haben, können wir nibbāna , die Beendigung allen Leidens, erleben.


Die zehn pāramīs

Buddha gab uns eine Liste von zehn pāramīs:

1. dāna pāramī: "Freigebigkeit" - Loslassen von Besitztümern (Tiere oder nicht lebende Objekte) indem man sie spendet.
2. sīla pāramī: "Sittlichkeit" - Achtsame Taten und Rede, um unheilsame Taten zu verhindern.
3. nekkhamma pāramī: "Entsagung" - Verzicht auf das weltliche Leben und ein ein abgeschiedenes Leben (bhikkhu, Eremit) vorziehen.
4. pañña pāramī: "Wissen" - Entwicklung von Wissen und Verständnis durch Studium und analytisches Reflektieren. Wissen anderen lehren. Seine Weisheit zum größt möglichen Vorteil zu nützen.
5. viriya pāramī: "Willenskraft" - Die Anstrengung, so gut als möglich, für das Wohl anderer zu arbeiten, auch im Risiko für das eigenen Lebens.
6. khantī pāramī: "Nachsicht" - Kultivieren einer perfekten Toleranz, unvoreingenommen von Taten und Wörtern anderer gegen einem selbst.
7. saccā pāramī: "Wahrhaftigkeit" - Aufrichtigkeit/Wahrhaftigkeit (nur zu sagen, was wahr und richtig ist).
8. adhiṭṭhāna pāramī: "Entschluss" - Der Entschluss sich selbst nur heilsamer Taten zu widmen und darin Standhaft zu sein.
9. mettā pāramī: "Güte" - Kultivieren einer Geisteshaltung die sich zum Glück für anderer wandelt, liebevolle Zuwendung gegenüber allen Wesen ohne Ausnahmen zu üben.
10. upekkhā pāramī: "Gleichmut" - Abstandnehmen von Hass und Anbetung. Keiner speziellen Idee folgen. Aufrecht erhalten von Gleichmut und Gelassenheit.[/color]
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Independent of whether one decides to walk the Noble Eightfold Path it self or tries to attain Buddhahood on his own way , the pāramīs are are considered as the fundamental skills for uprising development.

This forum is mainly meant to consider about the basics for a possible entrance on the eightfold path. This following description of the pāramīs taken from dhammadana.org is maybe a useful bearer for starters and to have some understanding about the pāramīs.

* everybody is invited to add this sketch or to write a different introduction for this sub forum guide.


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The pāramīs

kamma and the pāramīs

In a prison cell lived four men. The first was ignorant and lazy, the second was ignorant and hard working, the third was skilful and lazy, and the fourth was skilful and hard working. Each had the possibility to work and earn a little money.

The lazy ignoramus had a thoroughly miserable existence; he did nothing at all during the day, was terribly bored and never obtained anything more than the bare minimum for his subsistence.

The hard-working ignoramus enjoyed a more comfortable life, because his work allowed him extra food and small treats such as a bottle of wine or magazines.

The skilful lazy person did not have a very pleasant existence. As he did not put any effort in his work, he did not earn the money needed to buy things that would have allowed him to enjoy a better quality of life. However, knowing how to think, he suffered less than the lazy ignoramus, because he knew how to manage his condition better. Thus, he succeeded more easily in being satisfied with little. However, his incorrigible laziness eventually prevented him from thinking properly.

The skilful worker was competent in his work. Knowing how to think properly, he knew how to manage his money wisely. He learnt to content himself with little to save most of the money he earned. He had nothing good to drink or eat, or pleasant readings to offer himself. Nevertheless, after a while, having endured the necessary time, he was able to pay off the bail to get out of prison.


To make the analogy of this story, we can say that:

The prison represents the continual dissatisfaction of existence (dukkha), with its "ups and downs", the cycle of rebirths (saṃsarā).

1. Ignorance represents ignorance.
2. Skill represents wisdom.
3. Laziness represents the lack of motivation to cultivate wholesome actions.
4. Work represents effort (the effort to develop and maintain what is beneficial, the effort to practice properly).
5. The money represents the consequence of positive actions, merit (kusala).
6. The release represents liberation (from any form of dissatisfaction).

Conclusion: To develop merit, it is necessary to perform positive actions, to make efforts of generosity, honesty and concentration.

Nevertheless, if this is done with ignorance, merit will be badly used and, so to speak, "wasted". Thus, it remains profitless. For this merit to be beneficial, it must be cultivated with wisdom, that is, positive actions should be performed with the intention to take care of and develop the dhamma (for one's own progress and that of others).

Comment: More than positive actions, the more profitable actions are simply abstinences from destructive or worthless actions.

This explains why it is essential to understand clearly the actions that we perform and know how we have to carry them out if we wish them to be really profitable.

The prison story also shows us that wisdom is useless without effort, which is indispensable for the development of wisdom. Thus, only the development of pāramīs does allow us to progress on the path to liberation, at whatever level one may be.

If someone benefits from all the elements which allow him (her) to make of his (her) existence a training in the dhamma (birth as human being, in a favourable environment, in a place and time when the teaching of a Buddha (sāsana) is accessible, understanding the value of such a training, urge to embark in it, lack of serious obstacles such as a poor health, etc.), this means that he (she) has already developed numerous pāramīs in the past. If, besides these conditions, someone devotes himself (herself) with ease to "meditation" (training into satipaṭṭhāna), it means that he (she) has developed even more pāramīs. If a person opts for the life of renunciation by joining, in a most natural way, the monastic community (saṃgha), it means that even more pāramīs have been developed. Finally, when our pāramīs reach complete maturity, we cannot but experience nibbāna, the cessation of all suffering.


The ten pāramīs

Buddha gave us a list of the ten pāramīs:

    dāna pāramī: Abandonment of possessions (animals or non-living objects) by making donations.
    sīla pāramī: Control of actions and speech to avoid unwholesome actions.
    nekkhamma pāramī: Renunciation of the lay life in favour of the solitary life (bhikkhu, hermit).
    pañña pāramī: Development of knowledge and understanding through study and analytical reflection. To teach knowledge to others. To use one's wisdom for a maximum of benefits.
    viriya pāramī: Effort to work as much as possible for the good of others, even at the risk of one's life.
    khantī pāramī: Establishment of an always perfect tolerance, irrespective of the actions and words of others towards oneself.
    saccā pāramī: Truthfulness (to say only what is right).
    adhiṭṭhāna pāramī: Decision to devote oneself to beneficial actions and to remain steadfast on it.
    mettā pāramī: Maintaining a state of mind turned to the happiness of others, to practise love for all beings without exception.
    upekkhā pāramī: Rejection of hatred and worship. Not to follow any particular idea. Maintaining the mind in equanimity.
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