"There's a short verse in the Canon where a monk's sitting in his hut during a rainstorm and saying, "My hut is well-thatched, so go ahead and rain as much asantony272b2
"'What should be done by one who's skilled in wholesomeness To gain the state of peacefulness is this:' - " [The Metta Sutta] begins with: 'What should beshar_63
"Since equanimity is a factor of enlightenment, it is based on understanding, above all on the realization that everything that takes place also passes awayshar_63
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