Angulimala as a Holy Man, a Pure Buddhist monk

He’s being chased by the villagers
Ever since I was a young girl, I cried over this story for so many years. This is one of the most powerful stories in Buddhism, that inspired me to become a Buddhist nun at a very young age. Angulimala is no longer a murderer or a robber. He’s already become a holy monk, an arahant, the one who has already destroyed birth and death. He has destroyed the taints, lived the holy life, done what had to be done, laid down the burden, reached the ultimate goal, destroyed the fetters and become completely free, liberated through final knowledge’

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