Archive for March, 2014

Satya, The Four Buddhist Rules of Speech

March 21st, 2014

“Three things cannot be hidden, the sun, the moon, and the truth.”  James Russell Lowell Satya, the second yama, is defined as truth in speech, thought, and action. Speaking in terms of opposites, satya is not lying, exaggerating, and not playing into sarcasm. The most useful tool to guide us towards truth in speech is […]