WisdomMe Buddhist Report
The Story of Santatithe Minister
Verse No: 142
Punishment: Costumes Do Not Mar Virtue
Though he is gaily decked, if he is calm, free from moral defilements, and has his senses controlled, if he is established in Magga Insight, if he is pure and has laid aside enmity (lit., weapons) towards all beings, he indeed is a brahmana, a samana, and a bhikkhu.