From Buddha-to-be to Teacher published on Ancient Buddhist Texts

From Buddha-to-be to Teacher

The story of the Buddha’s striving, Awakening, and the beginning of his teaching career in his own words, compiled from various discourses.

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New Chanting Book for Meditators Published

Chanting for Meditators

A new chanting book is published on the Ancient Buddhist Texts website meant specifically for meditators.

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Syntax of the Cases in the Pali Nikayas Published

Syntax of the Cases in the Pali Nikayas

A publication of the finest guide to Pāli syntax, which was written by Prof. Wijesekera, on the Ancient Buddhist Texts website.

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Publication of the Pāli Prosody Vuttodaya on Ancient Buddhist Texts

Vuttodaya

Publication of a text, translation and major commentary on the central prosody used in the Pali tradition.

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Buddhist Parables published on Ancient Buddhist Texts

Publication on the Ancient Buddhist Texts website of EW Burlingame’s translation of over 200 Buddhist Parables from the Pāli tradition.

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Atthakatha image files on Sri Lankan Pali Texts

Publication of the first images of the commentaries and auxiliary works on my website Sri Lankan Pali Texts

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The Discourse concerning Vāseṭṭha and its commentary

Vasetthasuttam

A new publication of an important doctrinal discourse of the Buddha and its traditional commentary on Ancient Buddhist Texts.

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Traditional Monastic Reflections adapted for Lay People

The Reflections

A new edition of the traditional monastic reflections of robes, almsfood, dwellings and medicine, together with a version for lay people also.

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Unedited Archives of Acarya Godwin’s Retreat Talks

Portrait, Sri Lanka, 1990s

A new page for unedited transcripts and over 100 hours of recordings of Acarya Godwin Samararatne.

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Noun Syntax added to A Practical Guide to Pali Grammar

Guide-to-Pali-Grammar-Thumb

A useful new addition to my Guide to Pali Grammar.

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Parallels to the Dhammapada Verses published

Dhammapada-Parallels

A new study and listing of the parallels to the Pali Dhammapada found in the Canon and in other MIA languages.

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Mike Cross digs up Asvaghosa’s Gold

Mike Cross

A new website for translations of Ven Aśvaghoṣa’s Buddhacarita and Saudarananda by Mike Cross, together with his commentary on the texts.

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The Henri van Zeyst Archives

Awareness in Buddhist Meditation

An introduction to a new website of texts on Theravāda Buddhism by the great Dutch author Henri van Zeyst.

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300 Dhammapada Stories on Ancient Buddhist Texts

Buddhist Legends

Publication on Ancient Buddhist Texts of the complete translation of the 300 stories of the Dhammapada Commentary by Prof. Burlingame.

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New Audio and Poems on Godwin Home Page

Godwin Portrait, Sri Lanka, 1990s

New material featuring talks by Acarya Godwin Samararatne at the evening meetings, and also discussions and chanting; the poems were written by meditators at Nilambe expressing their thoughts and feelings.

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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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Recording of Reading of Mahāsatipaṭṭhāna in Pāli Published

Mahasatipatthana

Publication on Ancient Buddhist Texts of a reading in Pali of the important Mahasatipatthanasuttam.

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Khemā Therī’s Wisdom published on Ancient Buddhist Texts

Khema Theri

Publication of a text for which the Arahat nun Khemā was placed at the foremost levels of great wisdom, through her profound understanding of deep questions and her exposition of their meaning, which are recorded in this discourse.

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The Discourse about Quarrels and Disputes

Painting by Bhikkhu Sumedha

Text and Translation of a discourse the Buddha gave to educate people about the origin of conflict.

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