Sutta

MANGALA SUTTA – THE DISCOURSE ON BLESSINGS

The Pāli Text Evam me sutam Ekam samayam Bhagavā Sāvatthiyam viharati Jetavane Anāthapindikassa ārāme. Atha kho aññatarā devatā abhikkantāya rattiyā abhikkantavannā kevalakappam Jetavanam obhāsetvā yena Bhagavā tenupasankami, upasankamitvā Bhagavantam abhivādetvā ekamantam atthāsi. Ekamantam thitā kho sā devatā Bhagavantam gāthāya ajjhabhāsi: Thus have I heard: On one occasion the Blessed One was dwelling at the monastery […]