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NEW MOON – Equanimity

Published March 30, 2014 19:05

While in the midst
of those who hate,
to dwell free from hating
is happiness indeed.

Dhammapada v. 197

Usually we equate ... Read more

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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