Dhammapada

Pupphavagga ⧸ Gāthā 58

Yathā saṅkāradhānasmiṃ ujjhitasmiṃ mahāpathe
Padumaṃ tattha jāyetha sucigandhaṃ manoramaṃ

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Flowers ⧸ Verse 58

As in a pile of rubbish
cast by the side of a highway
a lotus might grow
clean-smelling
pleasing the heart,
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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