Sutta Readings [SN 7:2] Akkosa Sutta – Abuse


Author: Bhikkhu Bodhi
Publisher: Wisdom Publications
Language: English
Length:‎ 3 pages
Reader: Ayya Medhanandi
Audio: Sutta Readings

Akkosa Sutta – Abuse

What is your best response when someone is angry with you? Hint: if you offer some food to a guest, but the guest declines the offer, to whom does the food belong?

Recorded by the reader in July 2005 in Paekakariki, New Zealand. Translated from the Pali by Bhikkhu Bodhi. From »The Connected Discourses of the Buddha: A Translation of the Samyutta Nikaya, Bhikkhu Bodhi, trans. (Somerville: »Wisdom Publications, 2000). Text is copyright © 2000 Wisdom Publications. Courtesy of, and with permission from, Wisdom Publications, 199 Elm Street, Somerville, MA 02144 USA, »