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Dhammakathiko Sutta The Teacher of
The Pali title of this sutta is based
on the PTS (Feer) edition.
[A monk said:]
“‘Dhamma-teacher, Dhamma-teacher’ they say, Lord.”
“If anyone has
trained himself in this disenchantment with decay-and-death, in dispassion
[leading to] its cessation, that suffices for him to be called a monk
who is trained in what is in conformity with Dhamma.
through disenchantment with decay-and-death, through dispassion [leading to]
its cessation, is liberated from grasping, that suffices for him to be called
one who has attained Nibbaana in this life.”
[The same three
distinctions are made in respect of birth… ignorance]
POLITICS is SACRED with HIGHLY PROMISING BEST GOVERNANCE of MAYAWATI JI
judicial inquiry in Deputy Chief Medical
Officer Y.S. Sachan, is going on. It would not be appropriate to comment before
its completion,” she said.
Mayawati said heinous crimes were taking place in other States too, but the
respective governments were silent on them.
Mirchpur, Haryana, SCs have not been allowed to stay in their homes despite the
intervention of the Supreme Court. There are many serious matters in
Congress-ruled Haryana and even in Delhi, as in the BJP-ruled States. Why can’t
the State governments, the Centre’s Ministry of Home Affairs and the State
commissions take note of those?” she asked.
the Mirchpur caste violence, the Khairlanji killings, the gruesome murder of
Additional Collector Yashwant Sonawane and senior journalist J. Dey, and rape
and murder cases in Maharashtra.
since the BSP started forming the government in U.P. under the leadership of a
SC ki beti [SC’s daughter], Opposition parties have not been able to digest
this fact. Our party came to power on its own strength and on full majority.
Embittered by this, the Opposition gives a political colour to any incident
that takes place in U.P. and tries to sully our party’s image,” Ms. Mayawati
‘Bid to corner U.P.’
alleged there was an attempt to corner the U.P. government. “Since the past few
days, the situation is such that if there is any criminal incident in U.P., the
Centre quickly jumps into the fray and starts a charade of sending notices
through its State commission,” Ms. Mayawati said in a veiled reference to the
Uttar Pradesh Human Rights Commission’s notice on Dr. Sachan’ death.
Centre also manipulated the media, using it to generate a bad image of her
government. These attempts thus clearly pointed to the “anti-SC/ST mentality”
of the Congress and the Opposition, she said.
InflationMs. Mayawati came down heavily on the United
Sunday, Ms. Mayawati will be addressing a meeting of party workers from
Maharashtra and Gujarat in Mumbai. Addressing the Mumbai media, she condemned
the murder of J. Dey and expressed condolences to his family.