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Dhammapada verses 17 & 18

One who does evil is tormented in this life, Tormented in the next, Is tormented in both worlds. Here he is tormented, knowing, “I have done evil.” Reborn in realms of woe, he is tormented all the more. One who … Continue reading

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Dhammapada verses 15&16

One who does evil grieves in this life, Grieves in the next, Grieves in both worlds. Seeing one’s own defiled acts brings grief and affliction. One who makes merit rejoices in this life, Rejoices in the next, Rejoices in both … Continue reading

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