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The Astounding Assembly

Our choice of translation for this series on the Mahāparinirvāṇasūtra is by Kosho Yamamoto, from Dharmakshema’s Chinese version and edited and revised by Dr. Tony Page in 2007. From time to time we will also draw-upon the translation from the … Continue reading

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Gathering at Rammaka’s Hermitage

© Bhikkhu Bodhi, The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha (Wisdom Publications, 2009) 1.Thus have I heard. On one occasion the Blessed One was living at Sāvatthī in Jeta’s Grove, Anāthapiṇḍika’s Park. 2.Then, when it was morning, the Blessed One … Continue reading

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