There was a giant flower on a mountain.
It was growing
It was growing out of a rock.
The Calming Fragrance
The flower emitted a calming fragrance.
People from the Cities
People climbed up to the flower to enjoy the feeling of peaceful calm which was brought on by the smell of its perfume.
Actions of the Monks of the Past
They had built
They had built a monastery around it.
Private Rooms for Laypeople
Laypeople came to the monastery and stayed in its rooms.
They climbed up to the monastery and stayed there in its private rooms.
The Perfume of the Flower
They stayed in private rooms where they inhaled the perfume of the flower.
They inhaled the perfume of the flower and they experienced a feeling of peace.
They experienced a feeling of peacefulness.
It was a feeling of great calm and peacefulness.
It was a feeling of great calm and peacefulness and all of the people enjoyed it.
The Memory of the Feeling of Peacefulness
They enjoyed it for a while and then they returned to their lives below.
They returned to their lives in the villages and towns and cities below.
They returned but they carried the memory of the feeling of peacefulness in their hearts.
They become more peaceful people.
They became more peaceful people.
They became calm and relaxed and happy.
A Sense of Deep Calm
The monks who lived in the monastery and were constantly surrounded by the smell of the flower’s perfume, were always happy.
They were always filled with a sense of deep calm and a quiet feeling of contentment.
They were happy people.