DRAFT ON ONCE IN A BLUE MOON ACADEMIA’S PROPOSED FUTURE PROJECT: ĀTMADIPA

10/02/2021 Debaprasad Bandyopadhyay ⤡ Akhar Bandyopadhyay ⤡ Abstract A SHORT NOTE ON THE MEANING OF ĀTMADIPA “tasmātihānanda, āttadīpā viharatha āttasaraṇā anaññasaraṇā, dhammadīpā dhammasaraṇā anaññasaraṇā.” Mahaparinibbana sūtta (DN 16) Translation 1: “So, Ānanda, be a lamp unto yourself,Refuge unto yourself, Without taking recourse to other,With Dhamma as your lamp,Dhamma as your refuge, seeking no other refuge.”Continue reading “DRAFT ON ONCE IN A BLUE MOON ACADEMIA’S PROPOSED FUTURE PROJECT: ĀTMADIPA”