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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

Translations in 6 languages are also available.

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 – Trust & Faith

Published April 16, 2022 06:00

Even those who live wholesome lives
can experience suffering
so long as their acts have not yet borne direct fruits. ... Read more

FULL MOON – Security

Published March 17, 2022 06:00

We are our own protection;
we are indeed our own secure abiding;
how could it be otherwise?
So with due care we attend to ... Read more





FULL MOON – Criticising

Published October 21, 2021 06:00

Those who always look for
the faults of others -
their corruptions increase
and they are far from freedom.

... Read more


FULL MOON – One-upmanship

Published September 21, 2021 06:00

Victory leads to hatred,
for the defeated suffer.
The peaceful live happily,
beyond victory and defeat.

... Read more


FULL MOON – Empathy

Published August 23, 2021 06:00

Having empathy for others
one sees that all beings are afraid
of punishment and death.
Knowing this, one does not ... Read more