Water makes up more than 70% of the earth’s surface. 70% is also the average percentage of water in the human body. Water is a magical element that makes life possible, because no species can sustain their life without water.
If we look at the nature of water closely, we will realize that there are many lessons we can learn from it.
According to the Buddhist text Milindapañha, Venerable Nagasena taught king Milinda five qualities of water that he should take. Which are they?