Day of Enlightenment – Quotes for Bodhi Day Celebration 2017

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15 Quotes for Bodhi Day Celebration 2017-18. There are awesome Bodhi Day Picture Quotes in between. The 2017 Bodhi Day celebration or the Day of Enlightenment celebration is fast approaching. Buddhists all over the World Celebrate Bodhi Day on December 8.  Bodhi Day celebration is to commemorate the day, Gautama Buddha experienced Enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree. The time of Gautama Buddha’s life span is roughly between the years of 563 BCE to 483 BCE as historians differ.

Buddhists celebrate this event by different activities. Study of the Dharma, Chanting of Buddhist Sutras or texts, additional meditation, or performing kind acts towards other beings are some of them.

Awesome Quotes for Bodhi Day Celebration 2017

“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”

No one saves us but ourselves - Bodhi Day Celebration

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

“You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.”

“Most problems, if you give them enough time and space, will eventually wear themselves out.”

Most problems will eventually wear themselves out - Day of Enlightenment

“Purity or impurity depends on oneself, No one can purify another.”

“As a mother would protect her only child with her life … cultivate a boundless love towards all beings.”

“If with a pure mind a person speaks or acts, happiness follows them like a never-departing shadow.”

“True love is born from understanding.”

True love is born from understanding - Quotes for Bodhi Day Celebration

“Long is the night to him who is awake; long is a mile to him who is tired; long is life to the foolish who do not know the true law.”

“There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind.”

“I do not dispute with the world; rather it is the world that disputes with me.”

“All experiences are preceded by mind, having mind as their master, created by mind.”

All experiences are preceded by mind - Buddha Day of Enlightenment

“Whatever has the nature of arising has the nature of ceasing.”

“There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt. Doubt separates people. It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks up pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.”

“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”

“Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.”

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