Uposatha Calendars 2016

2016-Uposatha-Sri-Lanka-Galdua

The calendars for the 2016 uposatha ceremonies as held in the main traditions.

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The Stories of the Foremost Nuns published on Ancient Buddhist Texts

The Stories of the Foremost Nuns

A publication on Ancient Buddhist texts of the Stories of the Nuns the Buddha named as foremost in one skill or another. From the Anguttaranikaya and its Commentary.

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Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī attains Liberation

Mahapajapati Gotami

A Brief Discourse hearing which the Buddha’s Aunt and Step-Mother, Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī attains Liberation.

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Nandaka’s Advice to 500 Nuns

Nandaka

A text and translation of an important discourse in which the Buddha asks one of his senior disciples to give a teaching to five-hundred nuns, at the conclusion of which they all attained at least the level of Stream-Entry. Together with translations of the commentaries related to the discourse.

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Bhante Anandajoti: 3. Asoka and the Missions

Asoka-and-the-Missions

A video illustrating the growth of the Magadhan Empire and the Missions sent out by King Asoka with special reference to Sri Lanka.

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Audio Tipitaka

au

Website featuring recordings in English and Pali of various texts drawn mainly from the Pali Canon by various people.

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New Translation of the Thematic Discourses about Nuns

Thematic Discourses about Nuns

Publication of a text and translation of the Bhikhhunīsaṁyuttaṁ which contains some very profound teachings, in various formats, including audio.

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