Sunday, August 31, 2014

Quote of the Week


Wat Traimit (Golden Buddha Temple). The Golden Buddha is made from solid gold and weights about 5.5 tons. Image source
O monks, just as a goldsmith tests his gold by melting, cutting and rubbing. Sages accept my teachings after full examination, and not just out of devotion.

Śāntarakṣita 725–788 AD