Re: Let's Pray Daily - Virtual Vihara
Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:15 pm
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Saddha beejam - tapo vutthi (faith is the seed - practice is the rain).thomaslaw wrote: ↑Fri Mar 15, 2019 12:16 am Having read the expressions, I can see how the individual mind consciously develops the words of the devotional faith to the Buddha, his dhammas, and his assembly.
Such a devotional faith to the Buddha seems similar to the faith-faculty (saddhindriya) and power (saddhaabala) in the teachings of the five faculties (pa~nca indriyaani) and the five powers (pa~nca balaani) according to the Indriya Sa.myutta and Bala Sa.myutta of SN.