Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī attains Liberation

Mahapajapati Gotami

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

Read More: Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī attains Liberation

Arahat Dhammadinna Elaborates on the Dhamma

Arahat Dhammadinna

Publication of a major discourse (MN 44) in which Visakha questions his ex-wife the Arahat Nun Dhammadinna on Dhamma. Together with the commentarial introduction.

Read More: Arahat Dhammadinna Elaborates on the Dhamma

Publication of A Practical Guide to Pali Grammar

Guide-to-Pali-Grammar-Thumb.jpg

Publication on Ancient Buddhist Texts of a short new guide to Pali Grammar.

Read More: Publication of A Practical Guide to Pali Grammar

The Nine-Fold Division of the Buddha’s Teaching

Three Alternative Divisions

A translation of the commentarial explanation of the nine-fold division of the Buddha’s Teaching.

Read More: The Nine-Fold Division of the Buddha’s Teaching

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.

Read More: Nandaka’s Advice to 500 Nuns

The Six Factors of Giving

Six Factors of Giving

A short discourse explaining the factors involved when giving gifts, both for the donor and for the recipient.

Read More: The Six Factors of Giving

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.

Read More: The Discourse about Quarrels and Disputes

Download sets of Photos on Photo Dharma

Download-sets-of-Photos

New facility on the Photo Dharma website to enable the download of sets of photographs from any given page.

Read More: Download sets of Photos on Photo Dharma

The 84 Statues of Guan Yin on Photo Dharma

Fearless Posture

Photographs of the 84 Guan Yin Statues at Wat Khao Rup Chang illustrating the Great Compassion Mantra.

Read More: The 84 Statues of Guan Yin on Photo Dharma

New Album showing unusual Buddha Relief Carvings on Photo Dharma

Revealing the Worlds

A large Temple complex featuring many unusual Thai folk-style reliefs of the Buddha in unusual postures.

Read More: New Album showing unusual Buddha Relief Carvings on Photo Dharma

The Commemorations on the July Full Moon Day

The Buddha meets the Group of Five

The events that are commemorated on the Full Moon Day in July according to the Theravāda tradition.

Read More: The Commemorations on the July Full Moon Day

The Buddha discusses his Practice, Awakening and Decision to Teach

Prince Bodhi

A new text and translation which gives the most complete picture the Buddha related about his striving, Awakening and decision to teach.

Read More: The Buddha discusses his Practice, Awakening and Decision to Teach

Two Chanting Books now in Hard Copy for free Distribution

Two-Chanting-Books

Safeguard Recitals and Daily Chanting books now published in hard copy for free distribution.

Read More: Two Chanting Books now in Hard Copy for free Distribution

Buddha on the Nature of the Body

Asubha

Two teachings on the nature of the body given to the nun Nandā by the Buddha.

Read More: Buddha on the Nature of the Body

Publication of the Noble Search (MN 26)

Noble Search

Publication on Ancient Buddhist Texts of an important discourse in which the Buddha talks about his practice while a Bodhisatta, his Awakening and decision to teach.

Read More: Publication of the Noble Search (MN 26)

Ven Nyanamoli’s list of Grammatical Terms Published

Ven. Nyanamoli at his desk on Island Hermitage

Publication of a comprehensive list of Pali grammatical terms, along with English equivalents and examples.

Read More: Ven Nyanamoli’s list of Grammatical Terms Published

Geography of Early Buddhism by B C Law Published

Bimala-Churn-Law

Publication of an essay on Geography of Early Buddhism by Bimala Churn Law on Ancient Buddhist Texts.

Read More: Geography of Early Buddhism by B C Law Published

Finding the Path (through meeting Ven Nyanavimala)

Ven-Nyanavimala-Walking-near-Vajirarama

How Ven Nyanavimala influenced a young Sri Lankan Buddhist’s life, and inspired her to walk the Path of Dhamma.

Read More: Finding the Path (through meeting Ven Nyanavimala)

3rd Edition of Daily Chanting Published

Daily Chanting

A 3rd Revised Edition of my popular Daily Chanting book, together with audio recordings.

Read More: 3rd Edition of Daily Chanting Published

New Text and Translation: The Analysis of Conditional Origination

The Analysis of Conditional Origination

A new text and translation of an important section on Conditional Origination drawn from the Abhidhamma Vibhanga.

Read More: New Text and Translation: The Analysis of Conditional Origination