Imagery in the Early Buddhist Texts

Yoniso Manasikāra — Wise Attention

This is part 19 of a course going systematically through Bhikkhu Analayo's Excursions series.

Illustration by Ayya Vimalayani aka "Ven Yodha"

The world is full of distractions from the spiritual path.



Hecker similes: 19, 42, 45 and 63.


The similes here are among the most dramatic in the course. Why do you think that is?