Dhammapada

Brahmanavagga ⧸ Gāthā 394

Kiṃ te jaṭāhi dummedha kiṃ te ajinasāṭiyā
Abbhantaraṃ te gahaṇaṃ bāhiraṃ parimajjasi

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The Brāhmana ⧸ Verse 394

Whats the use of your matted hair,
you dullard?
Whats the use of your deerskin cloak?
The tangles inside you.
You comb the outside.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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