Refuge is the Winner
move for Blinded Beings!
Mahamoggallana once told a large group of young
Advantageous is taking refuge in the
Buddha, the Dhamma & the Sangha...
Because of taking refuge in the
Buddha, Dhamma and Sangha
at the break-up of the body, after death, are reborn in a divine
in a heavenly world! There they surpass the other devas
in ten respects:
In life span, in divine beauty, in divine happiness, in divine fame, in power,
enjoying divine forms, sounds, odours, tastes, & touchable objects!
indeed is therefore this taking refuge in these
The Buddha, the Dhamma
and the Sangha...
The 3 jewels:
Buddha, Dhamma & Sangha
know for all beings, who do neither know from where they came,
nor what brought them there, and who do neither know, where they are
going after death, nor what causes, will bring them there!
31 levels of
existence. Take care!
Wheel of the Law!
taking refuge in the Buddha, Dhamma and Sangha see here:
Source (edited extract):
The Grouped Sayings of the Buddha. Samyutta Nikāya.
Book IV  section 40:10 On Sakka ...