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Gair/Karunatillake - Chapter 6 �Readings
Ex. 5 (Part 1 of 1)
Tameva vaaca.m bhaaseyya - yaay�attaana.m na taapaye;
pare ca na vihi.mseyya - saa ve vaacaa subhaasitaa.
Such speech should be spoken � that does not torment
And does not harm others � this indeed is well-spoken
Piyavaacameva bhaaseyya - yaa vaacaa pa.tinanditaa;
ya.m anaadaaya paapaani - paresa.m bhaasate piya.m.
Thus pleasant speech should be spoken � words that are
That do not bear evil � that is pleasant speech for
�Sacca.m ve amataa vaacaa� - esa dhammo sanantano;
�sacce atthe ca dhamme ca� - aahu, �santo
�Truthful speech is deathless� � this is the eternal
�In truth, welfare and doctrine� � they say �good
people are established�.
(Snp. 3.3. Subhaasitasutta.m