Ajahn Karuṇadhammo

Ajahn Karuṇadhammo

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Stubby the Fence Lizard owns the near end of Ajahn Karuṇadhammo’s walking path. Stubby recently lost half his tail defending his territory from Ajahn Karuṇadhammo’s efforts not to accidentally squash him during walking meditation. Humans share these basic possessive and aggressive impulses, but they are moderated by our reflective capacities. Ajahn Karuṇadhammo goes on to reflect upon the Fire Sermon (SN 35.28) and Ajahn Chah’s last letter to Ajahn Sumedho.