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Friends:

Can the Dhamma Teaching be given in short?


Yes! The Blessed Buddha once instructed his son Rāhula in this very way:
Having left behind desire for the five streams of simple sensual pleasure,
captivating forms, satisfying the mind, having gone forth from the house in
faith, p
ut an end to suffering! Cultivate Noble friends, an isolated lodging,
which is remote, secluded, silent, and with little traffic. Be moderate in eating!
Do never crave neither for fine robes, or foods, nor requisites, or lodging!
Do not ever return to the worldly life again. Be fully controlled regarding
the monastic discipline, and the 5 sense abilities. Be completely and constantly
aware of the body as a frame of bones, skin, and flesh. By disgusted with all in
this world.
Avoid beautiful objects, which provokes lust. Make mind one-pointed,
concentrated, absorbed, well focused on non-attractiveness. Develop then the
signless mind. Cast out any latent tendency to the conceit: "I am"! Then by fully
understanding self-deception you will wander & dwell stilled,
in perfect peace...
Sutta Nipāta 337-342

On Buddha's son Rāhula, who was the most intent on the training (sikkhākāmānam):
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/library/DPPN/r/raahula.htm
He awakened in the Andhavana forest, when hearing the Cūla Rāhulovāda Sutta:
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/library/ati_website/html/tipitaka/mn/mn.147.than.html

To my Son!


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