Dhammapada

Dhammatthavagga ⧸ Gāthā 271

Na sīlabbatamattena bāhusaccena pana
Atha samādhilābhena vivicca sayanena

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The Just ⧸ Verse 271

Not by mere rituals or through great learning
or again, through the gaining of concentration (states)
or by separating oneself by dwelling in seclusion,
English translation © 2002 Barnett Fischer. This is a gift of Dhamma and may be freely copied or reprinted without permission from the author or publisher. Otherwise all rights reserved.

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