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On each New Moon and 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 fortnightly Reflection are taken from, ‘A Dhammapada for Contemplation’ (2nd edition), Aruna Publications (2006). For more literal interpretations we encourage you to view other translations.


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FULL MOON – Nourishment

Published March 15, 2014 18:05

Tasting the flavour of solitude
and the nectar of peace,
those who drink the joy
that is the essence of reality
abide ... Read more


NEW MOON – The World

Published February 28, 2014 18:06

I call them the peaceful ones,
who are calm in body,
in speech and in mind,
and who are thoroughly purged
of all worldly ... Read more




FULL MOON – Contentment

Published January 15, 2014 18:07

Do not show false humility.
Stand firmly in relation to your goal.
Practice, well-observed,
leads to contentment
both ... Read more


NEW MOON – One Word

Published December 31, 2013 18:08

A single word of truth,
which calms the mind,
is better to hear than a thousand
irrelevant words.

Dhammapada v. 100

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