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The middle length discourses of the Buddha : a new translation of the Majjhima Nik⁻aya

Author: Ñāṇamoli, Bhikkhu; Bodhi, Bhikkhu.
Publisher: Boston : Wisdom Publications in association with the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, 1995.
Series: Teachings of the Buddha.
Edition/Format:   Print book : PaliView all editions and formats
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This thoughtfully translated and organized volume is the cornerstone of any Buddhist library. The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha is a companion to the equally essential The Connected Discourses of the Buddha, The Long Discourses of the Buddha, and the 2005 anthology of Discourses of the Buddha. The 152 discourses of this major collection combine a rich variety of contextual settings with deep and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sacred books
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Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Majjhimanikāya. English.
Middle length discourses of the Buddha.
Boston : Wisdom Publications in association with the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, 1995
(OCoLC)988575184
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ñāṇamoli, Bhikkhu; Bodhi, Bhikkhu.
ISBN: 086171072X 9780861710720
OCLC Number: 31331607
Description: 1412 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Teachings of the Buddha.
Other Titles: Tipiṭaka.
Responsibility: translated from the Pali ; original translation by Bhikkhu Ñāṇamoli ; translation edited and revised by Bhikkhu Bodhi.

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This thoughtfully translated and organized volume is the cornerstone of any Buddhist library. The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha is a companion to the equally essential The Connected Discourses of the Buddha, The Long Discourses of the Buddha, and the 2005 anthology of Discourses of the Buddha. The 152 discourses of this major collection combine a rich variety of contextual settings with deep and comprehensive teachings. This volume of Wisdom's Teachings of the Buddha series has received Choice Magazine's 1995 Outstanding Academic Book Award and the Tricycle Prize for Excellence in Buddhist Publishing for Dharma Discourse.

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