With Māgaṇḍiya

Māgaṇḍiya Sutta

Majjhima Nikāya 75 of 152

Translated by: Bhikkhu Sujato
Read by: Roland Kitchen


Accused by a hedonist of being too negative, the Buddha recounts the luxury of his upbringing, and his realization of how little value there was in such things. Through renunciation he found a far greater pleasure.