Unharmed by Fire, Poison & Weapons | Loving-Kindness, Episode 06

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Another method to develop thoughts of loving-kindness is to put yourself in someone else’s place. ‘What if it were you? How would you feel?’ That way you will have thoughts of non-hatred.

In this episode, you’ll learn the 7th benefit of practising boundless Loving-Kindness. Practice genuinely for even just a week and feel the difference. We would love to hear your progress and thoughts in the comments below. See you in the next episode!

Read the whole Mettānisaṁsa Sutta on SuttaFriends.org.

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2 thoughts on “Unharmed by Fire, Poison & Weapons | Loving-Kindness, Episode 06”

  1. Nomo Buddha’s
    Dear swamin Wahansa,
    We are living in ——-. My kids listed to your dharma program very often. Summer whenever we can visits to mahamevnawa Temple. My oldrr daughter have anxiety issues. If you can is it possible to do a dharma deshana regarding it.
    l really appreciate it.
    Theruwan saranai.
    GJ Arachchige (Upasika)

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Index

9 Buddha Qualities, abandon suffering, aggregates~khanda, alcohol, alms round, anger, animal world, anuttaropurisadammasarati quality, araham quality, Aṅgulimāla Arahant, bad association, bhagava quality, body meditation, buddhanussati meditation, Buddhist etiquette, chanting, compassion, confidence~saddhā, contentment, courage, craving, Culla Kammavibhanga Sutta, cutupapatanana, death, Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta, dhammapada, Enlightenment, evil deeds, first noble truth, five precepts, Four Noble Truths, friendship, ghost world, giving~dāna, good actions, gratitude, greed, guided meditation, hatred, heaven, hell, iddhi, ignorance, impermanence~anicca, jataka, jealousy, karma, kavi, killing, life of Buddha, lokavidu quality, losing loved ones, loss, loving-kindness~mettā, lying, Maha Satipatthana Sutta, Mangala Sutta, marks of a great man, meditation, merit~puññā, Mihintale, mindfulness~sati, Mora Paritta, Mundane Right View, nibbāna, Noble Eightfold Path, noble truth of suffering, non-attachment, ordination, origin of suffering, parents, paritta, patience, pilgrimage, practice, precepts, psychic powers, pujas, punishment, Pāli, rains retreat, rare human birth, Ratana Sutta, Ratthapala Sutta, relics, respect, retreat, right speech, right view, sacred places, Sakka God, sammasambuddho quality, samsara, Sangha, Second Noble Truth, sense bases, sexual misconduct, sickness, similes, Sri Lanka, stress, Sāriputta Arahant, Taking advice, Therigatha, Third Noble Truth, uposatha, Venerable Maha Moggalana, Vesak, vijja, vijjacaranasampanno quality, virtue~sīla, wisdom, Work, worldly conditions, wrong view