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About the Essays category (1)
The Long Discourses: Dhamma as literature and compilation (12)
Losing the direction re vitakka/vitarka (1)
A Reader’s Introduction to the Pali Nikāyas ( 2 ) (23)
Does nibbidā mean "revulsion" or "disillusionment"? ( 2 3 4 ) (64)
It 58, Taṇhā Sutta in the Light of its Sanskrit Parallels (19)
Introducing the Introductions (2)
A Trojan horse: thanissaro bhikkhus response to Analayo ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ) (177)
Changing Genders, Changing Buddhists ( 2 3 4 5 ) (85)
When did Buddhist monastics first use dwellings? ( 2 3 4 ) (65)
Vitarka and Vicāra in the Yogācārabhūmi (2)
SA809 [SN54.9], The Mass Suicide of Monks, by Anālayo (2)
On the meaning of yoniso ( 2 3 4 ) (73)
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)
Lying still like a corpse (9)
When Lady Luck comes to visit, don't push her away (4)
How to Read the Suttas ( 2 ) (37)
Consciousness in the EBT (5)
The fourfold restraint of the Jains (DN2 , MN56) (19)
Sects & Sectarianism & the Kalyani Sima (16)
Mindfulness of breathing: an evolving approach to translation (MN118) ( 2 3 4 ) (73)
DN13 Tevijja, by Alexander Duncan (2)