Dhammapada

Tanhavagga ⧸ Gāthā 340

Savanti sabbadhi sotā latā ubbhijja tiṭṭhati
Tañca disvā lataṃ jātaṃ mūlaṃ paññāya chindatha

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Thirst ⧸ Verse 340

They flow every which way, the streams,
but the sprouted creeper stays
in place.
Now, seeing that the creepers arisen,
cut through its root
with discernment.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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