Dhammapada

Yamakavagga ⧸ Gāthā 18

Idha nandati pecca nandati pāpakārī ubhayattha nandati
Pāpaṃ me katanti nandati bhiyyo nandati suggatiṃ gato

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The Twin-Verses ⧸ Verse 18

Here he delights
he delights hereafter.
In both worlds
the merit-maker delights.
He delights at the thought,
Ive made merit.
Having gone to a good destination,
he delights
all the more.
English translation © 1997 Thanissaro Bhikkhu. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

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