For May 23, 2017

Dhanya hoṅya mātā pitā,
dhanya hoṅya kula gota.
Dharma puruṣa janameṅ jahāṅ,
liye gyāna kī jyota.

Dhanya hoṅya mātā pitā,
dhanya hoṅya kula gota.
Dharmavana janameṅ jahāṅ,
liye gyāna kī jyota.
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Fortunate the mother and father,
fortunate the family and clan
to whom is born a man of Dhamma
bearing the torch of wisdom.

Fortunate the mother and father,
fortunate the family and clan
to whom is born a man of Dhamma
bearing the torch of wisdom.

–S.N. Goenka