Dhammapada Part II
Dhammapada Part II
Feb 19, 2021
Dhammapada Verse 251: Nothing Like It
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Dhammapada verse(s) in Pali:


Verse 251
natthi rāgasamo aggi, natthi dosasamo gaho.
natthi mohasamaṃ jālaṃ, natthi taṇhāsamā nadī.



English translation of verse(s):


Verse 251
There is no fire like lust; there is no grip like hatred; there is no net like delusion; there is no river like craving.

(Translated by Acharya Buddharakkhita)




A series on the Dhammapada, a set of 423 verse teachings given by the Buddha, including explanation of the Pali verse, a synopsis of the background story and application of the teaching to our practice by Yuttadhammo Bhikkhu.


This Dhammapada Part II podcast includes Chapters 18-26 (Verses 235-423). New episodes are published each week in this podcast. Verses 1-234 from Chapters 1-17 have already been published in Dhammapada Part I podcast. Please subscribe to Dhammapada Part I to listen to the earlier verses.


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Translations from: https://suttacentral.net/dhp235-255/en/buddharakkhita#251


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Keywords: Buddhism, Dhamma, Buddha, Monk, Bhikkhu, Sirimangalo, Yuttadhammo, Tipitaka, Pali, Malavagga, Impurity

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