Ten lectures offered in English by Venerable Wei Wu of Than Hsiang in Malaysia.
Interview with Venerable Javanasami on the use of Pāli literature in Burmese literary and performance arts, recorded on August 7, 2019, Shan State, Myanmar.
Link to the oratorio theater performance of the Mahosadha Jataka (with music):
Justice and equality are such strange, impossible things; to the extent that, the more one is preoccupied with them, the more one falters, not only in their actual enforcement, but even in their abstract definition!
Not at peace is he who identifies “others” as the cause of his pain.
A blind man is he who is unable to see the suffering of all other beings.
Not free is he who searches & struggles to find his deliverance
in external forces, outside of his own heart.
The opposite of fear is not courage,
the opposite of fear is,
Amidst the great flooding of cruelty & fear,
compassion, & nothing else,
is Noah’s Ark.
See also: Give a Bloody Like