|Awakening to knowing and seeing (happySUN)|
|The wise eat the fruit of direct knowledge.|
|Many are the dangers to conforming in "school" like the freshwater Ganges shark.|
|Pollution-free in the Allegory of the Pond|
|The Buddha by night with throngs of devotees and monastics, Thailand (happySUN/flickr)|
- The two terms defilement- (kilesa-) and aggregate- (khandha) final-nirvana (parinibbāna) are found only in the commentary; their corresponding two aspects sa-upādisesa and anupādisesa-nibbāna, however, are mentioned and explained in a sutra (Itivuttaka 44).
|Crossing over into the opposite of nirvana -- Bangkok -- Bhumibol Bridge (happySUN)|
"This, O meditators, truly is the peace, this is the highest, namely the end of all formations, the forsaking of every substratum of rebirth, the fading away of craving, detachment, extinction, nirvana."
|Wisdom dawns from behind clouds of obscuring delusion (happySUN/flickr.com)|
|But if there's no self? (HS)|