Daily Words of the Buddha ~ October 14, 2014

feed one

Dhammena saṃharitvāna,
uṭṭhānādhigataṃ dhanaṃ,
tappeti annapānena
sammā satte vanibbake.

With one’s wealth collected justly,
won through one’s own efforts,
one shares both food and drink
with beings who are in need.

Itivuttaka 3.75

Gemstones of the Good Dhamma,
compiled and translated by Ven. S. Dhammika

 

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