Dhammapada

Buddhavagga ⧸ Gāthā 181

Ye jhānapasutā dhīrā nekkhammūpasame ratā
Devā pi tesaṃ pihayanti sambuddhānaṃ satīmataṃ

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The Buddha ⧸ Verse 181

The wise ones who are intent on meditation, who delight in the peace of renunciation (i.e., Nibbàna), such mindful perfect Buddhas even the gods hold (most) dear.
English translation by Ven. Narada Maha Thera. For free distribution only.

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