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Posted on: May 3, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The story of the first bhikkhu who was removed from the Sangha

The following translation of the Alagaddupama Sutta is mainly based on an English translation by the monk Thanissaro Bhikkhu, and has also been compared with a number of other English and French translations, including Vietnamese translations. Translator’s opening words In the Vinaya, there is a case where a bhikkhu erroneously assumed that sexual pleasure is not necessarily an obstacle, while the Buddha explained that sensory pleasures bring “very little satisfaction,…