Namo tassa bhagavato arahato sammāsambuddhassa

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Kiccho manussapaṭilābho,
kicchaṃ maccāna jīvitaṃ;
kicchaṃ saddhammassavanaṃ,
kiccho buddhānamuppādo.

Khuddakanikāye, Dhammapadapāḷi, Buddhavaggo

Vocabulary
  1. buddhānamuppādo - [buddha + ānam + uppādo] of the buddhas + arising, appearance
  2. jīvitaṃ - [jīvita (pp. of jivati) + ṃ] life, living
  3. kiccho - [adj.] with difficulity, difficult, hard
  4. maccāna - [macca + āna] of a mortal
  5. manussapaṭilābho - [manussa + paṭi + lābho] humankind + pref. + attainment, gain
  6. saddhammassavanaṃ - [sad + dhamma + s + savanaṃ] good, true + dhamma + hearing, listening

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