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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 - Awakening

Published August 29, 2015 06:30

Disciples of the Buddha
are fully awake,
dwelling both day and night
in contemplation of Reality.

Dhammapada 297 ... Read more


NEW MOON - Slow Down

Published August 14, 2015 06:30

Do not dismiss the effects of evil,
saying, "This will come to nothing."
Just as by the gradual fall of raindrops
... Read more



NEW MOON - Informed Faith

Published July 15, 2015 06:30

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


FULL MOON - Actuality

Published June 30, 2015 06:30

Though one may know much about Dhamma,
if one does not live accordingly -
like a cowherd who covets another's cattle ... Read more



FULL MOON - Honesty

Published June 01, 2015 06:30

This body wears out with age;
it becomes a host to disease
- vulnerable, fragile,
a decrepit, disintegrating mass,
... Read more



FULL MOON - Responsibility

Published May 02, 2015 06:30

Here and hereafter those who perform evil acts
create their own suffering.
Mental preoccupation with the thought, ... Read more