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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 – Aliveness

Published March 08, 2020 06:00

Appreciative awareness leads to life;
heedless avoidance is the path to death.
Those who are truly aware are fully ... Read more

FULL MOON – Prioritizing

Published February 08, 2020 06:00

Neither mother, father
nor any member of a family
can give you the blessings generated
by your own well-directed ... Read more

FULL MOON – Storytelling

Published January 09, 2020 06:00

Mistaking the false for the real,
and the real for the false,
one suffers a life of falsity.

But seeing the false ... Read more

FULL MOON – Keeping Quiet

Published October 13, 2019 06:00

Those who speak much
are not necessarily possessed of wisdom.
The wise can be seen
to be at peace with life
and free ... Read more

FULL MOON – Inner Strength

Published September 13, 2019 06:00

Strength of patience
is the might of noble beings;
they can be shackled,
endure verbal abuse and beatings,
... Read more

FULL MOON – Goodness

Published August 15, 2019 06:00

Having performed a wholesome act
it is good to repeat it.
Enjoy the pleasure of its memory.
The fruit of goodness is ... Read more