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Visuddhimagga

Visuddhimagga - The Path of Purification - The Classic Manual of Buddhist Doctrine and Meditation  by Buddhaghosa

One of Buddhism's foundational texts, a systematic examination and condensation of Buddhist doctrine and meditation technique.

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Wednesday, 20 July 2016 23:19

Life of the Buddha

The Life of the Buddha - According to the Pali Canon — by Bhikkhu Nanamoli

Composed entirely of texts from the Pali canon, this unique biography presents the oldest authentic record of the Buddha’s life, his revolutionary philosophy and solution for humanity that leads to the end of ill will, craving and delusion.

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Saturday, 05 December 2015 20:08

Gem Ornament

The Gem Ornament of Manifold Oral Instructions — by Kalu Rinpoche

This book contains fourteen chapters dealing with aspects of the path to enlightenment as explained by His Eminence Kalu Rinpoche. The perspective is Buddhist in general, with teachings from the scriptures of the Theravada, Mahayana, and Vajrayana traditions.

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Wednesday, 11 November 2015 00:00

A Taste of Salt

A Taste of Salt - Selections from the Sutta Pitaka

The Sutta Pitaka was written down in the Pali language over 2,000 years ago. It is made of five collections of suttas - the Digha Nikaya, the Majjima Nikaya, the Samyutta Nikaya, the Anguttara Nikaya, and the Khuddaka Nikaya. These texts remain the most complete record of early Buddhist teachings.

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Saturday, 10 October 2015 22:22

Great Disciples of the Buddha

Great Disciples of the Buddha - Their Lives, Their Works, Their Legacy — by Nyanaponika Thera & Hellmuth Hecker

Another one part of Teachings of the Buddha  series. Twenty-four of the Buddha's most distinguished disciples are brought to life in ten chapters of rich narration. Drawn from a wide range of authentic Pali sources, the material in these stories has never before been assembled in a single volume.

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Monday, 28 September 2015 23:10

Numerical Discourses of the Buddha

The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha - A Complete Translation of the Anguttara Nikaya  — by Bhikkhu Bodhi

This much-anticipated volume contains a full translation from the Pali of the Anguttara Nikaya  - the fourth collection of the canonical discourses of the Buddha. This continues Wisdom's Teachings of the Buddha  series, which has been praised by scholars and practitioners alike for its beautifully presented, highest quality, annotated translations of the words of the Buddha.

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Wednesday, 23 September 2015 00:00

Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha

The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha - A Translation of the Majjhima Nikaya

This book offers a complete translation of the Majjhima Nikaya, or Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha - one of the major collections of texts in the Pali Canon, the authorized scriptures of Theravada Buddhism.

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Monday, 14 September 2015 00:00

Long Discourses of the Buddha

The Long Discourses of the Buddha - A Translation of the Digha Nikaya  — by Maurice Walshe

This book offers a complete translation of the Digha Nikaya - the long discourses of the Buddha - one of the major collections of texts in the Pali Canon, the authorized scriptures of Theravada Buddhism. These suttas reveal the gentleness, compassion, power, and penetrating wisdom of the Buddha.

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