Notes on Impermanency

“When a Buddhist offers flowers or lights a lamp before the Buddha image or some sacred object….these are not acts of worship. The flowers soon fade, and the flames that die down speak to him, and tell him of the impermanency of all things.”

Piyadassi Thera

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~ by Teena Davidson on July 26, 2009.

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