Schism and Sham Dhamma

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Schism and Sham Dhamma

Postby Ron-The-Elder » Mon Jan 10, 2011 6:33 pm

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What Makes an Elder? :
A head of gray hairs doesn't mean one's an elder. Advanced in years, one's called an old fool.
But one in whom there is truth, restraint, rectitude, gentleness,self-control, he's called an elder, his impurities disgorged, enlightened.
-Dhammpada, 19, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.
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