Michael Carr

Michael Carr is a translator at TheWordPoint who likes to explore and challenge himself as he seeks peace and harmony. His posts provide accessible and honest discoveries that he wants to share. Follow Michael to learn something new, open up your mind, and find inspiration.

How to Read Buddhist texts in the original language and why it is a power practice.

Verbal recitation of Suttas and Sutras is a powerful, profound practice — especially if recited in Pali or Sanskrit. Many teachers recommend trying to recite and read in the original transcribed language, in the language the Buddha spoke. ...