The pious are seldom present at discourses conducted by such bogus preachers. If done with sincerity and magnanimity, preaching the Dhamma excels all other forms of Dana. Giving admonition to devotees , young and old, teaching academic subjects, handicraft or technology of innocent nature, reading out the teachings of Buddha, all qualify as Dhamma desana. The educated class, through desirous of listening to the Dhamma, feel ashamed to be present at the lecture of such vulgar preachers. A great preacher is indeed a rarity.
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Qualification of a Preacher A qualified preacher is no ordinary orator.
The lesser is our desire, the lesser our miseries. He offered and chanted prayers for well-being of all.
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Just having good thoughts will not suffice but our actions ought to be positive. Then the preacher will be like a xesana man who exchanged a hundred-thousand worth of sandalwood with a pitcher of stale molasses. Your email address will not be published. It is shameful mode of oration. So when there is no greed, there is no dhamms and it also goes same for the anger.
So a preacher is hard to find. Simple discussion on the Dhamma among two or three persons also is Dhamma desana, provided the preacher does not hope for any gifts or offertories. Qualified teacher should be aware of their virtuous kamma of their past lives; when reciting the Dhamms Dhamma taught by the Buddha, the preacher must orate with a clear, manly voice.
A qualified preacher is no ordinary orator. The Buddha himself pointed out the disadvantages of improper manipulation of speech sounds, making them sweet, to resemble singing while preaching the Dhamma. If done with sincerity and magnanimity, preaching the Dhamma excels all other forms of Dana. He possess a clear and forceful voice; he must have ability to make others understand him clearly. Desna called upon the devotees to venerate the Buddha, Dhamma, Sangha, the teachers and parents.
Dhamma preaching means not only the discourses given to a large audience in a lecture hall. If so, the greed lobha for such material gain contaminates and diminishes the merits gained from preaching. The occasion propagated the Buddha, Dhamma and Buddha Sasana.
The younger monks are already following the wrong examples set by the indecent preachers. However, good our actions and thoughts but without positivity and compassion it is meaningless, he added.
The lesser is our greed, the lesser misery. Those who attend the lectures only perfunctorily do not pay attention to the discourses.
Bhikkhus today should train dnamma to be good preachers; in addition they should study public speaking, proper reading and writing. As the foolish man traded a hundred-thousand worth of sandalwood with some stale molasses; the ignoble preacher teachers the priceless Dhamma in exchange for some petty material gain. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
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Although there are one thousand cows in a ranch, only one of them will bear forth a flawless bull-calf. When there is no desire, there is no misery. The Disadvantage Of Improper Intonation Qualified teacher should be aware of their desaba kamma of their past lives; when reciting the Noble Dhamma taught by the Buddha, the preacher must orate with a clear, manly voice.
The pious are seldom present at discourses conducted by such bogus preachers. The dexana class, through desirous of listening to the Dhamma, feel ashamed to be present at the lecture of such vulgar preachers.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Likewise thousands of mothers fail to give birth to a great preacher. To really achieve true dhamma desana kusala good deed of preaching the Dhammathe preacher must not expect gifts, offertories, fame of false pride.
The more the greed, there is more misery. Notify me of new posts by email. Desna chanting lasted for more than an hour and he did so with deep concentration and a beautiful voice.