Dhammapada

Cittavagga ⧸ Gāthā 40

Kumbhūpamaṃ kāyamimaṃ viditvā nagarūpamaṃ cittamidaṃ ṭhapetvā
Yodhetha māraṃ paññāyudhena jitañca rakkhe anivesano siyā

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Thought ⧸ Verse 40

Realizing that this body is (as fragile) as a jar, establishing this mind (as firm) as a (fortified) city he should attack Mara with the weapon of wisdom. He should guard his conquest and be without attachment.
English translation by Ven. Narada Maha Thera. For free distribution only.

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