The 6 Things Uniting in Harmony to be
The Blessed Buddha once said:
These six things are to be remembered in order to Unite any Community in
bodily action) both in public & in private.
2: Friendly Speech (metta-vaci-kamma=friendly
verbal action) both in public & in private.
mental action) both in public & in private.
of Gains (sadharana-bhogi=common
even down to any single lump of food.
Moral Agreement (sila-samannagato=uniform
morality): All respect the same ethical rules.
6: Same Views (ditthi-samannagato=similar
attitude): All share
the same general views & opinions.
things are to be considered and remembered both for individual & for social Harmony...
So that we can sleep with open doors and dance with the children in our arms :-)
Source (edited extract):
The Numerical Sayings of the Buddha.
The Book of Sixes 11: To be Remembered... [III: 288-9]