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The Bodhisatta’s Quest … Dhp 153

Through many a birth in samsara have I wandered in vain, seeking the builder of this house (of life). Repeated birth is indeed suffering! Anekajāti saṃsāraṃ sandhāvissaṃ anibbisaṃ Gahakārakaṃ gavesanto dukkhā jāti punappunaṃ. – Dhammapada Verse 153 Borobudur Relief: The Bodhisatta (leftmost) with the Five Ascetics practicing the austerities. For …