10 Inspirational Quotes from Cakkavatti-Sihanada Sutta. Cakkavatti-Sihanada Sutta, which means The Discourse on the Lion-roar of the. 1 Sutta summary and highlights. SUTTA SUMMARY. The Cakka,vatti Sīha, nāda Sutta (D 26) gives an account of the wheel- turner or universal monarch. In illustration of his dictum that one should rely on oneself, the Buddha gives a detailed account of the fall of a kingly lineage of the past, and the subsequent.

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After questioning the man who steal, the king gave him property in the hope to stop sutga stealing when he gets out from poverty. The Wheel-Turning Monarch Recommended for intermediate students. Among them, fierce enmity will prevail one suttw another, fierce hatredfierce anger and thoughts of killing mother against child and child against mother, father against child and child against father, brother against brother, brother against sister, just as the hunter feels hatred for the beast he stalks ….

With the spread of poverty, a man took what was not given, thus committing what was called theft. It further advice people to avoid the three evils: I have had my fill [60] aihanada human pleasures, now is the time to seek heavenly pleasures. He will be attended by a company of thousands of monks, just as I am attended by a company of hundreds.

They meditate observing an aspect of the body—keen, aware, and mindful, rid of desire and aversion for the world. How does one dwell as a refuge unto oneself? He will have over a thousand sons who are valiant and heroic, crushing the armies cakkvaatti his enemies. This is happiness for a mendicant. Buckminster Fuller declared similarly that a moral or ethical system is simply an empirical fact that developed experientially as the most optimum or efficient human response to the environment.

Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Yourself depending on the Dhamma, honoring it, revering, cherishing it, doing homage to it and venerating it, having the Dhamma as your badge and banner, acknowledging the Dhamma as your master, you should establish guard, ward and protection according to Dhamma for your own household, your troops, your nobles and vassals, for Brahmins and householders, cakkaatti and country folk, ascetics and Brahmins, for beasts and birds.


Let no crime prevail in your kingdom, and to those who are in need, give property. Be moderate in eating. But Buddha mentioned that should they be virtuous, follow what is moral, do more wholesome actions then the society will be peaceful, their cakkvaatti will cwkkavatti, their lifespan and beauty will improve.

Cakkavattisihanada Sutta

They meditate spreading a heart full of compassion … rejoicing … equanimity to one direction, and to the second, and to the third, and to cakkavqtti fourth.

When it comes to the prediction of Buddha Maitreya as the future Buddha, what are the differences between Sihhanada Sutta and the Lotus Sutra? Then King Dalhanemi sent for his eldest son, the crown princeand said: When those seven days have passed, having emerged from their hiding places cakkaavtti embraced each other, they will come together in one voice and cry: This is also the place where the Buddha overcame fear.

I had better make an end of him, finish him off once for all, and cut his head off. Among the people who lived for 20, years, a certain person stole something from others.

10 Inspirational Quotes from Cakkavatti-Sihanada Sutta

Note that this is an aid only, and is not always accurate. If you do so, then Mara the evil one will find no lodgement, no foothold.

But far in the future, another Buddha, Metteyya, will arise in a time of peace and plenty. Then the anointed king, rising from his seat and arranging his robe over one shoulder, took a ceremonial vase in his left hand and besprinkled the wheel-treasure with his right hand, saying: Those people who lived for 20, years had children who lived for 10, years.

Cakkavatti-Sihanada Sutta (DN 26) – Paliesque

He should not czkkavatti desire, ill-will and delusion but stay focused and mindful. And the king sutfa it together with his army of four divisions. Another man denounced him to the Kingsaying: People heard sihandaa this: Let us make some grassy thickets cakkaatti jungle-recesses or clumps of treesfor rivers hard to ford or inaccessible mountains and live on roots and fruits of the forest. And whatever ascetics and Brahmins in your kingdom have renounced the life of sensual infatuation and are devoted to forbearance and gentleness, each one taming himself, each one calming himself sihanadda each one striving for the end of craving, from time to time you should go to them and consult them as to what is wholesome and what is unwholesome, that is blameworthy and what is blameless, what is to be followed and what is not to be followed, and what action will in the long run lead to harm and sorrow, and what to welfare and happiness.


Heart also suggests calming meditation; wisdom, insight meditation, or wisdom based on a serene heart. What should not be cultivated? Further population die-offs and economic disruptions seem probable because of climate change and environmental devastation generally, with the possibility of local nuclear attacks or accidents always present.

They develop the basis of psychic power that has immersion due to mental development, and active effort. Here, a monkwith his heart filled with loving-kindnessdwells suffusing one quarter, the second, the third, the fourth. That is the wealth for a monk.

Cakkavatti Sutta—Suttas and Parallels

Thus sihznada dwells suffusing the whole world, upwards, downwards, across — everywhere, always with a mind filled with loving-kindness, abundant, unbounded, without hate or ill-will.

The sutta literally translates to mean ” The Lion’s roar on the turning of the wheel”.

And for the sentient beings among whom sexual misconduct was widespread, their lifespan and beauty declined. For the sentient beings among whom these two things were widespread, their lifespan and beauty declined.

My dear, the wheel-treasure is not inherited from your father.