Dhammapada

Brahmanavagga ⧸ Gāthā 389

Na brāhmaṇassa pahareyya nāssa muñcetha brāhmaṇo
Dhī brāhmaṇassa hantāraṃ tato dhī yassa muñcati

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The Brāhmana ⧸ Verse 389

One should not strike a brahman,
nor should the brahman
let loose with his anger.
Shame on a brahmans killer.
More shame on the brahman
whose angers let loose.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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