Dhammapadatthakatha Vol 4 & 5
Please note: PTS members must order directly from the PTS.
The Dhammapada commentary, is a collection of stories, that introduce, contextualise and explain the verses of the Dhammapada. They offer the reader a reference as to the situation, the people involved, and the purpose for why the Buddha uttered each stanza of the Dhammapada. Volume 4 and 5 includes stories that reflect verses from the 23th - 26th chapters of the Dhammapada, as well as an index.
PTS English: Buddhist Legends