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2020: The Year in Review

2020's Top Users

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@Viveka
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@paul1
214
@sabbamitta
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@Dhammanando
194
@Gillian
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@faujidoc1
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@cdpatton
136
@Upasaka_Dhammasara
119
@sujato
118
@DerekS
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@Upasaka_Dhammasara
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@sujato
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@Snowbird
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@Gillian
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@SeriousFun136
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@Viveka
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@UpasakaMalavaro
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@sabbamitta
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@Satananda
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@Vimala
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@karl_lew
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@sabbamitta
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@Gillian
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@Viveka
525
@Gabriel_L
487
@paul1
433
@Khemarato.bhikkhu
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@faujidoc1
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@Viveka
319
@Gabriel_L
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@cdpatton
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@Gillian
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@Khemarato.bhikkhu
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@cdpatton
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@Brahmali
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@Dhammanando
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@Metaphor
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@sabbamitta
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@suaimhneas
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@karl_lew
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@Coemgenu
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@cdpatton
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@Invo
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@Gabriel_L
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@vimalanyani
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@ZenKen
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362 5
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Top #The Watercooler Topics

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User Topic Hours Read
The light side of Covid-19 89
Probability of our civilisation to survive without facing a catastrophic collapse estimated at less than 10% in most optimistic scenario 82
The Corona Virus, COVID-19 68
Helping the George Floyd cause with advice on restraint 54
Theorists vs. Practitioners - who is better? 52

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For my birthday 59
Youse are listening to too many Dhamma talks 55
The light side of Covid-19 49
Buddhism recognized in Belgium 39
Relinquishing the Moderators Badge 36

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Buddha :cat: Beings 216
Probability of our civilisation to survive without facing a catastrophic collapse estimated at less than 10% in most optimistic scenario 150
The light side of Covid-19 127
The Corona Virus, COVID-19 125
Haiku: your pet peeve and other musings about Buddhism 112

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For my birthday 49
Youse are listening to too many Dhamma talks 47
The light side of Covid-19 46
Buddhism recognized in Belgium 39
7–1–7: Chanting and meditation service on Dhammanet, with love from Lokanta 38

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User Topic Bookmarks
Dhamma doodles :grin: 28
Sutta Compilation Book! 8
Loneliness: An unknown epidemic? 7
Buddhist cartoon fun/ wisdom 6
Stillness Flowing - new biography of Ajahn Chah 5
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Top #Q & A Topics

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Why monks are wearing t-shirts+? (Thai tradition) 30
What is the Dhamma? 26
Excluded from the path? 21
What is Bhava (becoming)? 21
Is the opening of the dhamma-eye an earth shattering experience? 21

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Resilience during the Pandemic: a curated Sutta list 15
Service to Difficult Parents 12
Alternative translation for 'Viveka'? 11
Eight Precepts in daily life 11

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What is the Dhamma? 63
Excluded from the path? 51
List of Leaders of the Sangha 44
Shakyamuni Buddha's Language 39
Anapanasati Sutta MN 118 recommendations for commentaries 38

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Resilience during the Pandemic: a curated Sutta list 27
Alternative translation for 'Viveka'? 25
Eight Precepts in daily life 25
Excluded from the path? 23
Looking for a sutta reference : advice from the Buddha about teaching the Dhamma 23

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Vitakka vicāra (Jhana-factors) 32
Do we need a new chanting style? 16
Not-self and no-self and possibly non-self. Totally different 13
What is the meaning of Nama in Nama Rupa? 12
What is the 'legal' thing to do here (about transgender going forth)? 8
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Top #Discussion Topics

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Another take on Satipatthana and Jhana 102
Are the early suttas against the view that mind is an emergent property from the body? 102
The thorny issue of anatta 93
Does God(s) Exist and Does it Matter? 76
Are Chinese Agamas less reliable than Pali Nikayas? 72

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Average Word Length as indicator of Pali text age 36
Towards a complete directory of Dhammapada Parallels 28
A course on the Itivuttaka 24
Impact of being flooded by 'catastrophic News' on mind states and meditation 17
Sutta memes as images 16

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Another take on Satipatthana and Jhana 223
The thorny issue of anatta 200
Does God(s) Exist and Does it Matter? 196
Are the early suttas against the view that mind is an emergent property from the body? 141
Are Chinese Agamas less reliable than Pali Nikayas? 127

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Average Word Length as indicator of Pali text age 38
Towards a complete directory of Dhammapada Parallels 33
A course on the Itivuttaka 31
Relationship between Sila and the Brahmaviharas - What did the Buddha say? 27
Impact of being flooded by 'catastrophic News' on mind states and meditation 27

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User Topic Bookmarks
Discernment challenge 😎 29
Why Secular Buddhism is Not True 21
Polak's Reexamining Jhanas 20
Limitations of the EBTs 19
Are the early suttas against the view that mind is an emergent property from the body? 16
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Top #Translations Topics

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User Topic Hours Read
The Metta Sutta: a Christmas gift of love 19
Metta Sutta (Arabic Translation) 17
How should I submit my translation(s)? 13
Aññamaññissā in Bhikkhuni Sanghadisesa 12 11
Having a Shit in a Pot - An Issue of Graceful Translation 9

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The Metta Sutta: a Christmas gift of love 43
Volume II of BDK Madhyama Āgama Released 22
Metta Sutta (Arabic Translation) 20
All Sujato sutta translations in Pali/English bilinear epub 17
Translating the five Chinese bhikkhunī vibhaṅgas 17

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Dharma Pearls Updates 107
How should I submit my translation(s)? 46
Error in MA 2 third jhana formula (Charles Patton trans.) 43
Metta Sutta (Arabic Translation) 40
Wanted :female_detective: : Translator for SC-Voice interface 36

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The Metta Sutta: a Christmas gift of love 42
Metta Sutta (Arabic Translation) 28
Translating the five Chinese bhikkhunī vibhaṅgas 27
Having a Shit in a Pot - An Issue of Graceful Translation 26
EPUB & Kindle | Pali-English Editions of Bhante Sujato's Translation 26

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Upadana? Let go of clinging 12
Translating the Four Nikāyas 7
Learn Sanskrit, Prakrit, Pali - Resource Recommendations? 6
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Top #Feedback Topics

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Please keep reporting errors and typos! 42
Live chat support for SuttaCentral.net (main site, not the forum) 11
There's blank pages where there weren't any before 7
Inconsistent numbering of SN sutta translations 7
Commentaries Database in SuttaCentral 6

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Thanks to everyone at suttacentral for all your hard work! 22
Commentaries Database in SuttaCentral 14
Please keep reporting errors and typos! 13
thanks for parallels 10

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Please keep reporting errors and typos! 165
Please report any errors or typos! 59
There's blank pages where there weren't any before 38
Live chat support for SuttaCentral.net (main site, not the forum) 30
Search is broken? 26

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Please keep reporting errors and typos! 26
Commentaries Database in SuttaCentral 25
Suggestion for Menu of SC 22
Live chat support for SuttaCentral.net (main site, not the forum) 22
Inconsistent numbering of SN sutta translations 21
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