The Buddha’s Words — The Pairs

A wholly inadequate Medium trip through the Dhammapada

Buddha statue in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka

These are the words of the Buddha, transmitted over 2,600 years. This is a Dhammapada translated by A.W. Adikaram from the original Pali. I have included my comments which you should feel free to disregard.

I offer these words because they are good, but please understand that they are not…