Hellmuth Hecker

Hellmuth Hecker

IdeasMagazine | In The Footsteps Of The Buddha

The Life of Ananda, Guardian of the Dhamma

Ananda, the Buddha’s cousin and attendant, was renowned among the great disciples for his zealous devotion and for preserving the teachings intact. He served the Buddha loyally for twenty-five years, accepting no privilege, and was designated best in learning, memory, goodness and resolution. He pressed the Buddha to found an order of nuns and undertook […]

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