Want to be Happy? Be Grateful

We should be grateful to our teachers because they served as our second parents. They not only listen, but also coach and mentor their students. They are our role models. Even our Arahant Sariputta thero was always grateful to his teachers. It was through Arahant Assaji thero that our Arahant Sariputta thero came to know about the Buddha’s dispensation. Therefore, each night before Arahant Sariputta thero goes to sleep, our Arahant Sariputta thero used to face the direction in which arahant Assaji thero was living and used to worship him. Therefore, my dear dhamma friends, do not forget about your teachers. Be humble and be obedient to your teacher. Always be grateful to your teachers. I think we owe our teachers a debt of gratefulness every day of our lives. If you enjoy our videos click SUBSCRIBE and leave a comment.

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Index

9 Buddha Qualities, abandon suffering, 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, 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, intoxicants, jataka, jealousy, karma, kavi, 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, 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, retreat, right speech, right view, Sakka God, sammasambuddho quality, samsara, Sangha, Second Noble Truth, 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