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NEW Ñāṇavīra Thera Dhamma Page

On 5th July, on 48th anniversary of Ven. Ñāṇavīra's death, we are presenting this new Ñāṇavīra Thera Dhamma Page (NTDP). It become a responsive website—now it can be easier to…
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NEW BOOK: “Stringhoppers and Rabbitholes” by Bodhesako

Sāmanera Bodhesako Stringhoppers and Rabbitholes Letters of a Wayfarer isbn: 9879460900068 414 p. € 24,00 Order “What I’ve tried to do in this pastiche of letters (written by Bob to…
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Clearing the Path by Ñāṇavīra Thera

by Craig Shoemake Clearing the Path (1960-1965) by Ñāṇavīra Thera. Path Press Publications 2010, 621 pages. How does one review a book that, arguably, is the most influential book in your life? …
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The Infinity of The Mind (Notes on AN 1.51)

  Pabhassaramidaṃ, bhikkhave, cittaṃ. Tañca kho āgantukehi upakkilesehi upakkiliṭṭham. Taṃ assutavā   puthujjano yathābhūtaṃ nappajānāti. Tasmā 'assutavato puthujjanassa cittabhāvanā natthī'ti vadāmī''ti. Bright, monks, is the mind. It is superimposed by…
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NEW BOOK: "Getting Off" by Bodhesako

Sāmanera Bodhesako Getting Off A Portrait of an American Buddhist Monk Getting Off is Samanera Bodhesako’s masterful narrative of his early years as a Buddhist novice and monk. isbn: 9789460900051…
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The Aṭṭhakavagga – Pali, with English Translation

by Paññobhāsa Bhikkhu From the Preface: The Aṭṭhakavagga is the fourth chapter of an ancient collection of Buddhist scriptures known as the Sutta Nipāta. Although it is only a single…
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MN 1 – Mūlapariyāya Sutta (1,1,1)

(Original translation by Venerable Ñāṇamoli Thera from the manuscript of the Island Hermitage.) 1. Thus I heard: On one occasion the Blessed One was living at Ukkaṭṭhā at the root…
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Some Evidence Suggesting the Spurious Nature of Abhidhamma Philosophy

by Ven. Paññobhāsa Bhikkhu Originally published as an Appendix I of the Essay on the Aggregates of Mind. 1. In the only canonical account of the first Buddhist council (Vinaya…
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