To reside in a suitable locality to have performed meritorious actions in the past, and to set oneself in the right direction these are the highest blessings. Many people chant it every day. Maha Mangala Suthra [Sinhala Meaning mmangala. You can find this discourse in the Sutta Nipata in the Sutta Pitaka. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Valuable discussion about the reality of life 3 [Sinhala].
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Thus have I heard. Standing thus, he addressed the Exalted One in verse: "Many deities and men, yearning after good, have pondered on blessings. To reside in a suitable locality,  to have done meritorious actions in the past and to set oneself in the right course  — this is the greatest blessing.
To have much learning, to be skillful in handicraft,  well-trained in discipline,  and to be of good speech  — this is the greatest blessing. To support mother and father, to cherish wife and children, and to be engaged in peaceful occupation — this is the greatest blessing. To loathe more evil and abstain from it, to refrain from intoxicants,  and to be steadfast in virtue — this is the greatest blessing. To be respectful,  humble, contented and grateful; and to listen to the Dhamma on due occasions  — this is the greatest blessing.
To be patient and obedient, to associate with monks and to have religious discussions on due occasions — this is the greatest blessing. Self-restraint,  a holy and chaste life, the perception of the Noble Truths and the realisation of Nibbana — this is the greatest blessing.
A mind unruffled by the vagaries of fortune,  from sorrow freed, from defilements cleansed, from fear liberated  — this is the greatest blessing. Those who thus abide, ever remain invincible, in happiness established.
These are the greatest blessings.
මහා මංගල සූත්රය ( Maha mangala suttha. )
This sutta is manhala of the suttas at the preaching of which countless devas were present and countless beings realized the Truth. These are the greatest blessings. After his conversion to Buddhism, he bought the grove belonging to the Prince Jeta, and established a monastery which was subsequently named Jetavana. Suthrayw can imagine the happy blissful state household life fattained as a result of following these injunctions. King [Dutugemnu] once attempted to preach the Mangala Sutta at the Lohapasadabut he was too nervous to proceed. To have it written down in a book is considered an act of great merit. Four Discourses of the Buddha The Discourse on Blessings  This famous text, cherished highly in all Buddhist lands, is a terse but comprehensive summary of Buddhist ethics, individual and social.
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