Dhammapada

Brahmanavagga ⧸ Gāthā 395

Paṃsukūladharaṃ jantūṃ kisaṃ dhamanisanthataṃ
Ekaṃ vanasmiṃ jhāyantaṃ tam ahaṃ brūmi brāhmaṇaṃ

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The Brāhmana ⧸ Verse 395

Wearing cast-off rags
— his body lean & lined with veins —
absorbed in jhana,
alone in the forest:
hes what I call
a brahman.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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