Buddhist Writings on Allspirit

Teachers Ajahn Chah on Allspirit


On Allspirit there are Buddhist quotations, writings, texts and poetry. There are words from the Buddha, ancient teachers and also contemporary teachers such as Pema Chodron, Thich Nhat Hanh and others.

In keeping with the inclusive, eclectic nature of spirituality on Allspirit, both Theravadan and Mahayana teachings are included. There is also a separate Zen section.


Spiritual Life

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire,
men cannot live without a spiritual life.
~ The Buddha

Thousands of candles can be lighted from
a single candle, and the life of the candle will
not be shortened. Happiness never decreases
by being shared.
~ The Buddha