Today is the Uposatha

I hope that, for this day and night, all the lay followers will keep the 8 precepts. And spend more time reviewing and practicing the Dhamma!

“Sakyans, do you observe the sabbath with its eight factors?”

“Sir, sometimes we do, sometimes we don’t.”

“That’s your loss, Sakyans, it’s your misfortune. In this life with its fear of sorrow and death, you sometimes keep the sabbath and you sometimes don’t.

AN 10.46

Reviewing the Noble Eightfold Path is a good start:


Don’t let the both boredom and busyness deter you from practicing properly: