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Numerical Discourses of the Buddha: A Complete Translation of the Anguttara Nikaya (The Teachings of the Buddha) (): Bhikkhu Bodhi: Books. Anguttaranikaya. English. The numerical discourses of the Buddha: a translation of the Anguttara Nikaya / translated from the Pali by Bhikkhu Bodhi. pages cm. The Buddha, Anguttara Nikaya V Upajjhatthana Sutta – and these selected discourses have been revised and given an introduction by Bhikkhu Bodhi.

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At last, my copy is on it’s way. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Unfortunately, the Majjhima has a heavy emphasis on the supramundane renunciant path, and doesn’t include as much general life advice for a lay follower. English Choose a language for shopping.

Anguttara Nikaya views An abridged translation of the five-volume Buddhist sutra, from the Pali canon. This book contains extracts from some of these discourses selected from the Pali Tipitaka and also from some post-canonical writings.

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Bhikkhu Bodhi prepared a detailed table showing the passages in the volume that primarily address one of the thirteen themes. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

Wisdom Publications; Annotated edition edition October 16, Language: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. It takes someone with both of these abilities to do justice to English translations.

My 91 YO mom also is interested in Buddhist literature – if you could get an audible version of this created I would be even more grateful. The quotation angurtara a short concluding paragraph. Jay Forrest rated angkttara it was amazing Jan 10, After completing his university studies he traveled to Sri Nikaaya, where he received novice ordination in and full ordination inboth under the leading Sri Lankan scholar-monk, Ven. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya Rendered into readable English, presented so that one extract can be read and reflected upon each day of the year and provided with a Readers Guide, this book is an indispensable companion for anyone trying to apply the Buddha’s gentle message to their daily life.


A Course in the Anguttara Nikaya with Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi

Partners Links Menu Album list:: He is currently the chairman of Yin Shun Foundation. Quotes from The Numerical Dis Bodhi founded Buddhist Global Relief, a nonprofit supporting hunger relief, sustainable agriculture, and education in countries suffering from chronic poverty and malnutrition.

From to he was the editor for the Buddhist Publication Anguttxra in Kandy, where he lived for ten years with the senior German monk, Ven. The form of a woman obsesses the mind of a man.

And yet somehow I think there were fewer obstacles in the Angutara I took 4 years to read this book. The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha: Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor.

In an age when writing was still in its infancy, this proved to be the most effective ni,aya to ensure that the disciples could grasp and replicate the structure of a teaching.

Reading the book through gave me a feel for life in ancient India. Imagine for a moment what it takes to do this. This is where the Anguttara comes in.

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Bhikkhu Bodhi finds that this collection is directed primarily to practice, with many suttas directed to those who have gone forth with a lesser but still substantial number directed towards families and individuals in the lay life. The book received was in excellent state. Read reviews that mention bhikkhu bodhi pali canon middle length numerical discourses anguttara nikaya length discourses thematic guide teachings of the buddha high quality monks and nuns connected discourses discourses of the buddha buddhas teachings thankful we have bhikkhu long discourses english buddhism text volume suttas.


Really appreciate the efforts of the translator. With these ten verses, the reader is already deep in the heart of the volume. The American scholar-monk Bhikkhu Bodhi translated and prepared this volume of the Numerical Discourses.

In the Theravada Buddhist tradition, which prevails in Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia, these records are regarded as the definitive “word of the Buddha. The book itself is beautifully bound with a decent sized type face. Insertanamehere rated it really liked it Aug 18, Athanasius rated it it was amazing Oct 11, Want to Read saving….

The original translation was by Nyanaponika Thera, and these selected discourses have been revised and given an introduction by Bhikkhu Bodhi. It’s like trying to understand what Mozart did. The Digha Nikaya consists of longer discourses; the Majjhima Nikaya of middle-length discourses; the Samyutta Nikaya of thematically connected bhikkkhu and the Anguttara Nikaya of numerically patterned discourses.

Thiago Silva rated it it was amazing Mar 01, There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Bhikkhu Bodhi suggests that the new reader approach the book thematically anguttxra attempting to read the volume through. Set up a giveaway.

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Bodhi has many important publications to his credit, either as author, translator, or editor, including the Buddha — A Translation of the Majjhima Nikaya co-translated with Ven. Sattva rated it did not like it Sep 28, The material is arranged in three parts, preceded by a long Introduction.

And yet somehow I think there were fewer obstacles in the Buddha’s time. Campbell rated it it was amazing Dec 30, It covers a wide range of topics including cultivating a harmonious household, interpersonal relationships, godhi even business management.