Brahmanavagga ⧸ Gāthā 415

Yo dha kāme pahātvāna anāgāro paribbaje
Kāmabhavaparikkhīṇaṃ tam ahaṃ brūmi brāhmaṇaṃ

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The Brāhmana ⧸ Verse 415

Whoever, abandoning sensual passions here,
would go forth from home —
his sensual passions, becomings,
totally gone:
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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