Imagery in the Early Buddhist Texts

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This is part 18 of a course going systematically through Bhikkhu Analayo's Excursions series. Back to part 17.

Illustration by Ayya Vimalayani aka "Ven Yodha"

Suttas

Similes

Hecker similes: 23, 40 and 79.

Reflection

Like happiness, thought can be a double-edged sword. What is the most important factor in determining our thoughts?