THE BORDER LIFE

RIVERDAVE'S CHANT OF A SANSKRIT VERSE BY 8TH CENTURY INDIAN BUDDHIST MONK SHANTIDEVA 
VIDEO RECORDING AT SHIVAPURI MOUNTAIN, KATHMANDU, NEPAL - JULY 10, 2017
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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   “Like gem-encrusted mountains, forest groves quiet and joyful places

    Heavenly trees bedecked with flowers and trees with fruit laden branches …”

   

    From: Bodhicaryaavataarah 2.3, A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life 

    Selection in Sanskrit verse from a Mahayana Buddhist text written c. 700 AD 

    by Shantideva, a Buddhist monk at Nalanda Monastic University in India.