Datta. Dayadhvam. Damyata.

from T.S. Eliot – The Waste Land on Rap Genius


Sanskrit: Give. Sympathize. Control.

The first line of the The Brihadaranyaka Upanishad, which is considered the most important of the 13 Principal Upanishads composing the Vedanta, consists of the three main imperatives from which spring “The Three Principal Virtues" of Hinduism as articulated by the thunder.

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