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About the Essays category (1)
On not-self, existence, and ontological strategies ( 2 3 ) (50)
Was there a conflict between scholars and meditators? ( 2 3 4 5 ) (85)
Changing Genders, Changing Buddhists ( 2 3 4 5 6 ) (100)
Eka = One: On the unreasonable effectiveness of consistency in sutta translation (7)
Pāli Rhetoric in Translation (2)
Interviews with Australian Sangha - from 2012 (9)
MN100 Saṅgārava: Do gods exist? by Piya Tan (2)
A feminist reading of a line from the Therīgāthā (7)
The qualities of a heroic lady: the verse of Vīrā (2)
The ordination of bhikkhunīs: from Trojan horse to St. Bernard dog ( 2 3 ) (44)
What the Buddha said to Ānanda about women: some textual issues (14)
What is a pāsāda? ( 2 3 ) (47)
On āyusaṅkhāra and jīvitasaṅkhāra ( 2 ) (32)
The fourfold restraint of the Jains (DN2 , MN56) (16)
Losing the direction re vitakka/vitarka ( 2 ) (34)
A Trojan horse: thanissaro bhikkhus response to Analayo ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ) (178)
Does nibbidā mean "revulsion" or "disillusionment"? ( 2 3 4 ) (64)
When did Buddhist monastics first use dwellings? ( 2 3 ) (57)
SA809 [SN54.9], The Mass Suicide of Monks, by Anālayo (2)
On the meaning of yoniso ( 2 3 4 ) (72)
Dharmaniyānatā & Idappaccayatā in SA 296 ( 2 ) (39)
On crooked things. Oh, and sex ( 2 ) (36)
On tamatagge, a difficult term used in the Buddha's last days (10)
Why the Mahāsaṅghika is not the earliest Vinaya (13)
Correct Pāli pronunciation differentiating 'long' and 'short' (vowels and syllables) (8)
Please Stop! ( 2 3 4 5 ) (81)
On the Paṭisambhidās: why Theravadins get so mixed up about words ( 2 3 ) (52)
Samādhi is both a gathering and a fire ( 2 3 ) (40)
Commentaries on whether "sabbe dhammā anattā" refers to Nibbana ( 2 ) (36)