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On each Full Moon Luang Por Munindo sends out a Dhammapada verse with a few lines of comment for reflection. If you wish to receive this message via email, fill in with your email address.

Note that the verses used in this monthly Reflection are taken from, ‘A Dhammapada for Contemplation’, Aruna Publications. For more literal interpretations we encourage you to view other translations.


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FULL MOON – Not Easy

Published October 02, 2020 06:00

Life is not easy for those
who have a sense of shame,
who are modest,
pure-minded and detached,
morally upright and ... Read more


FULL MOON – Consequences

Published August 04, 2020 06:00

Even those who perform evil
can experience well-being
so long as their actions
have not yet borne direct fruits.
... Read more


FULL MOON - Not Going Out

Published June 05, 2020 06:00

One should not be considered worthy of respect
because of birth or background, or any outer sign;
it is purity ... Read more




FULL MOON – Aliveness

Published March 08, 2020 06:00

Appreciative awareness leads to life;
heedless avoidance is the path to death.
Those who are truly aware are fully ... Read more


FULL MOON – Prioritizing

Published February 08, 2020 06:00

Neither mother, father
nor any member of a family
can give you the blessings generated
by your own well-directed ... Read more


FULL MOON – Storytelling

Published January 09, 2020 06:00

Mistaking the false for the real,
and the real for the false,
one suffers a life of falsity.

But seeing the false ... Read more