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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NEW MOON - Travelling

Published June 04, 2016 06:00

To many places beings withdraw to escape from fear:
to mountains, forests, parklands and gardens;
sacred places as ... Read more

FULL MOON - Real Benefit

Published April 21, 2016 06:00

It is easy to do that which is
of no real benefit to oneself,
but it is difficult indeed to do that
which is ... Read more

NEW MOON - Like and Dislike

Published March 07, 2016 06:00

One who has ceased
from following like and dislike,
who is cooled,
who is not swayed
by worldly conditions - ... Read more

NEW MOON - Changlessness

Published February 07, 2016 06:00

Awakened Ones do not cause harm.
They are rightly restrained
and they move to changelessness
where they grieve ... Read more

FULL MOON - Equanimity

Published January 23, 2016 06:00

There never was,
nor is there now,
nor will there ever be
anybody who is only blamed
or wholly praised.

... Read more