Friday, 5 February 2016

Advice from Htut Khaung Sayadaw

Bhikkhu Obhasa shares the following:
"After lunch my teacher Sayadaw U Tejaniya and I were talking about how often Dhamma and especially Vinaya are argued about. He said his teacher Shwe Oo Min Sayadaw used to share a poem by Htut Khaung Sayadaw with some healthy guidelines for discussing Dhamma: (paraphrased)
On discussing Dhamma:
If someone speaks of Dhamma - Listen
If asked - Speak
If you agree (with anything) - Accept
If you disagree - Silence
-advice shared by my teacher shared by his teacher from a poem of Htut Khaung Sayadaw"