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About the Essays category (1)
Interdependence (16)
Gradualist Sentiocentrism (5)
What is myth and why does it matter? ( 2 ) (22)
Happiness is slippery (17)
The path the awakened one had walked (1)
The Mahavastu and the Vinayapitaka (4)
Spontaneous generation and four kinds of reproduction (1)
A Less Traveled Path: Meditation and Textual Practice in the Saddharmasmrtyupasthana(sutra) (3)
Buddhist Cosmology ( 2 3 4 5 6 ) (110)
The ordination of bhikkhunīs: from Trojan horse to St. Bernard dog ( 2 3 4 ) (61)
Toward Referencing Anālayo (14)
Buddhist Nuns’ Ordination in the Mūlasarvāstivāda Vinaya Tradition (3)
Please Stop! ( 2 3 4 5 ) (86)
Yinshun's Reconstruction of the Chinese Samyukta Agama (7)
Akincano's "Hedonic Hotspots" paper which argues that Vedana is best translated as "Hedonic Tone" (3)
Bhikkhave and Bhikkhu as Gender-inclusive Terminology in Early Buddhist Texts (5)
Embryo development and the arrival of gandhabba ( 2 3 ) (53)
K.L Dhammajoti (2008). The Sixteen-mode Mindfulness of Breathing (2)
On sages and silence and weighing, and thinking (6)
Buddhist controversial figures: Thullanandā - a comparative study (2)
The Bodhisatta's Practice of Breath Retention - a comparitive study (8)
"Too ascetic" or "too indulgent" (2)
Samādhi is both a gathering and a fire ( 2 3 ) (43)
The salvation of Ajātaśatru - a comparative study (4)
Dhammapada verses 179-180, on tracks and traces (1)
What the Buddha said to Ānanda about women: some textual issues (16)
On the very idea of a critical edition of the Pali Canon ( 2 ) (28)
The politics of the Buddha’s genitals ( 2 3 ) (55)
On miracles and demonstrations (9)