Dhammapada

Tanhavagga ⧸ Gāthā 349

Vitakkapamathitassa jantuno tibbarāgassa subhānupassino
Bhiyyo taṇhā pavaḍḍhati esa kho daḷhaṃ karoti bandhanaṃ

Click any Pāli word for an inline definition.

Thirst ⧸ Verse 349

For one who’s crushed by thinking much excessive lust from beauty’s sight,
for that one craving grows the more, that one makes strong the bonds.
English translation by Ven. Weragoda Sarada Maha Thero. For free distribution only.

This project is open source and available on GitHub.