I've heard that when a lay follower becomes an Arahant he/she is on the verge of death, unless he/she joins the monastic order. Does anyone know the canonical source and explanation or commentary on it? Thanks.
“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela
My philosophy is simple: saying 'yes' to the positive and 'no' to the negative.
With much metta,
Stephen K (Upāsaka Sumana)