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THE WHEEL The Wheel is a series of substantial booklets covering a wide range of topics -- from the Abhidhamma to Buddhist reflections on today's vital problems. The series also includes accurate annotated translations of the Buddha's discourses from the Pali Canon. Wheel booklets are 124 mm x 182 mm (4.8" x 7.2"). Though the material quality of issues published before 1987 is often sub-standard, the content itself is of great value and not easily available elsewhere. New issues of the Wheel Series are published three times per year; past issues are available singly and in bound volumes (see below pp. 47) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ INTRODUCTORY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Buddha: A Short Study of His Life & Teaching Piyadassi Thera WH 5; 1981, 46 pp. $1.20 Buddhism & the Age of Science U Chan Htoon WH 36/37; 1981, 62 pp. $1.20 A Buddhist Catechism Subhadra Bhikshu Expounds in a lively question & answer format the essential points that every Buddhist should know concerning the Buddha and his teaching. WH 152/154; 1980, 102 pp. $1.80 Fundamentals of Buddhism Nyanatiloka Thera Four lectures: on Four Noble Truths; kamma and rebirth; dependent origination; meditation. Planned for mid 1994 The Greatest Adventure David Maurice A presentation of the Buddha's teaching to the youth of the world. WH 4; 1983, 36 pp. $0.60 Lay Buddhist Practice Bhikkhu Khantipalo Contains concise explanations of Buddhist devotional practice, lay precepts, basic meditation techniques. WH 206/207; 1982, 80 pp. $1.20 Touching the Essence Bhikkhu Dhammapala Six lectures on Buddhism: Karma, Dependent Arising, Nibbana, Etc. WH 132/134; 1986, 88 pp. $1.80 Two Dialogues on Dhamma Bhikkhu Nyanasobhano The first dialogue replies to challenges from a skeptic; the second deals with right livelihood. WH 363/364; 1989, 64 pp. $1.75 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ SPECIFIC TEACHINGS ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Buddhist Doctrine of Nibbana P. Vajiranana & Francis Story WH 165/166; 1984, 50 pp. $1.20 Dependent Origination Piyadassi Thera A clear and concise explanation. WH 15; 1981, 48 pp. $1.20 The Four Noble Truths Francis Story WH 34/35; 1983, 40 pp. $1.20 The Four Nutriments of Life Nyanaponika Thera Selected texts, introduction, notes. WH105/106; 1981, 56 pp. $1.20 The Four Sublime States Nyanaponika Thera Contemplative essays on love, compassion, joy and equanimity. WH 6; 1993, 32 pp. $1.50 Metta: The Philosophy & Practice of Universal Love Acharya Buddharakkhita With instructions on the practice of metta meditation. WH 365/366; 1989, 56 pp. $1.95 Mudita: The Buddha's Teaching on Unselfish Joy Edited by Nyanaponika Thera WH 170; 1983, 30 pp. $0.60 The Noble Eightfold Path & Its Factors Explained Ledi Sayadaw Translation of Magganga Dipani, treatise by great Burmese scholar-monk. WH 245/247; 1985, 92 pp. $1.80 The Practice of Loving Kindness Bhikkhu Nanamoli Selected texts translated with introduction. WH 7; 1987, 28 pp. $1.00 The Roots of Good & Evil Nyanaponika Thera Brings together the most important texts on the three unwholesome and wholesome roots, with the author's own insightful comments. WH 251/253; 1986, 112 pp. $1.80 The Seven Factors of Enlightenment Piyadassi Thera Explains the seven states that the Buddha declared culminate in enlightenment. WH 1; 1980, 30 pp. $0.60 The Significance of Dependent Origination in Theravada Buddhism Nyanatiloka Mahathera A technical treatment in terms of the Abhidhamma. WH 140; 1969, 42 pp. $0.60 The Way of Wisdom Edward Conze Monograph on the five spiritual faculties, with a selection of texts in translation from Pali and Sanskrit. WH 65/66; 1993, 56 pp. $2.00 The Wheel of Birth & Death Bhikkhu Khantipalo WH 147/149; 1970, 48 pp. $1.80 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THE THREE MARKS OF EXISTENCE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Anatta & Nibbana: Egolessness & Deliverance Nyanaponika Thera WH 11; 1986, 28 pp. $0.60 The Three Basic Facts of Existence Edited by Nyanaponika Thera I. Impermanence: Collected Essays WH 186/187; 1981, 74 pp. $1.20 II. Suffering: Collected Essays WH 191/193; 1983, 100 pp. $1.80 III. Egolessness: Collected Essays WH 202/204; 1984, 102 pp. $1.80 See also "BOUND VOLUMES" The Three Signata O.H. de A. Wijesekera WH 20; 1982, 32 pp. $0.60 The Truth of Anatta G.P. Malalasekera WH 94; 1986, 28 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ KAMMA & REBIRTH ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Buddha's Words on Kamma Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli Four suttas from the Majjhima Nikaya. WH 248/249; 1993, 48 pp. $2.50 Karma & Rebirth Nyanatiloka Mahathera WH 9; 1982, 24 pp. $0.60 Rebirth Explained V.F. Gunaratna Philosophical explanation of rebirth followed by citation of case studies. WH 167/169; 1980, 96 pp. $1.80 Survival & Karma in Buddhist Perspective K.N. Jayatilleke WH 141/143; 1980, 94 pp. $1.80 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Abhidhamma ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Abhidhamma in Practice N.K.G. Mendis WH 322/323; 1985, 74 pp. $1.20 The Buddhist Philosophy of Relations Ledi Sayadaw Translation of Patthana Dipani. Explores the philosophy of conditional relations, the high point of the Abhidhamma. WH 331/333; 1986, 82 pp. $1.80 A Manual of Insight Ledi Sayadaw Translation of Vipassana Dipani. Explains the theory behind the practice of Vipassana meditation. WH 31/32; 1986, 82 pp. $1.20 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Meditation & Mind Training ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Buddha on Meditation & Higher States of Consciousness Daniel Goleman WH 189/190; 1980, 60 pp. $1.20 Buddhist Meditation & Depth Psychology Douglas M. Burns WH 88/89; reprint 1994 Directing to Self-Penetration Acharn Kor Khao-suan-luang Six talks on "centering the mind in non-attachment" by a remarkable Thai woman teacher who speaks with an astounding power of truth. WH 326/328; 1985, 70 pp. $1.80 The Essential Practice Webu Sayadaw Six talks by a great Burmese meditation master. I: WH 375/376; 1991, 56 pp. $2.50 II: WH 384/385; 1992, 56 pp. $2.50 The Five Mental Hindrances & Their Conquest Nyanaponika Thera Selected texts from Canon and Commentaries WH 26; 1984, 40 pp. $1.50 The Jhanas in Theravada Buddhist Meditation Mahathera Henepola Gunaratana WH 351/353; 1988, 76 pp. $2.50 Looking Inward: Observations on the Art of Meditation Acharn Kor Khao-suan-luang Talks providing incisive insight into the practice of meditation, by an outstanding woman teacher of Thailand. WH 373/374; 1991, 64 pp. $2.50 Metta: The Philosophy & Practice of Universal Love Acharya Buddharakkhita See "SPECIFIC TEACHINGS," above. The Miracle of Being Awake Thich Nhat Hanh A guide to mindfulness in everyday life by the well-known Vietnamese teacher. WH 234/236; 1980, 74 pp. $1.80 Practical Advice for Meditators Bhikkhu Khantipalo WH 116; 1986, 36 pp. $0.60 Reading the Mind Acharn Kor Khao-suan-luang Further selections from talks on meditation, emphasizing the danger of self-deception. WH 388/389; 1993, 48 pp. $2.50 The Removal of Distracting Thoughts: Vitakkasanthana Sutta (MN20) Trans. by Soma Thera WH 21; 1981, 30 pp. $0.60 Taming the Mind: Discourses of the Buddha WH 51; 1983, 32 pp. $0.60 A Taste of Freedom Ajahn Chah Eight talks by Thai forest master. WH 357/359; 1988, 92 pp. $2.50 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Satipatthana & Vipassana ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Contemplation of Feeling Nyanaponika Thera Translation of Vedana Samyutta, with introductory essay. WH 303/304; 1983, 46 pp. $1.20 The Essentials of Buddha Dhamma in Meditation Practice U Ba Khin WH 231; 1981, 18 pp. $0.60 The Foundations of Mindfulness: Satipatthana Sutta Trans. by Nyanasatta Thera WH 19; 1982, 32 pp. $1.50 Investigation for Insight Susan Elbaum Jootla Lays out the principles of Buddhist teaching that underlie practice of Vipassana meditation. WH 301/302; 1983, 62 pp. $1.20 A Manual of Insight Ledi Sayadaw See "ABHIDHAMMA," above. The Power of Mindfulness Nyanaponika Thera An inquiry into the scope of "bare attention" and the sources of its strength. WH 121/122; 1986, 58 pp. $1.75 The Satipatthana Sutta & Its Application to Modern Life V.F. Gunaratna WH 60; 1981, 28 pp. $0.60 Satipatthana Vipassana: Insight through Mindfulness Mahasi Sayadaw The practice of insight meditation explained in clear and simple terms by a leading master. WH 370/371; 1990, 64 pp. $1.95 The Therapeutic Action of Vipassana; Why I Sit Paul R. Fleischman A psychiatrist explains the therapeutic benefits of insight meditation and his own reasons for undertaking the practice. WH 329/330; 1990, 56 pp. $2.50 Wayfaring: A Manual for Insight Meditators Sobin Namto WH 266/267; 1984, 54 pp. $1.20 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dhamma Reflections ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhist Broadcast Talks V.F. Gunaratna Talks on universal love, the power of thought, mindfulness, proofs of rebirth, etc. WH 197; 1983, 44 pp. $0.60 Buddhist Reflections on Death V.F. Gunaratna WH 102/103; 1982, 42 pp. $1.20 The City of the Mind Nyanaponika Thera Allegory on the nature and development of the mind; with other essays. WH 205; 1986, 30 pp. $0.60 Concept & Meaning Charles Knight, Carlo Gragnani On the relation between concepts and reality. WH 250; 1977, 24 pp. $0.60 Escape to Reality Ananda Pereira Short essays by an incisive Sri Lankan writer: on greatness, power, praise and blame, anger, fear, etc. WH 45/46; 1977, 46 pp. $1.20 Essays & Poems Paul Dahlke Dahlke was one of the most influential early German Buddhists. WH 77/78; 1965, 62 pp. $1.20 Flight: An Existential Conception of Buddhism Stephen Batchelor The Dhamma interpreted as a response to the problem of existential anxiety. WH 316/317; 1984, 52 pp. $1.20 Forest Meditations Bhikkhu Khantipalo Translation and reflections on verses of the Arahat Talaputa, from the Theragatha. WH 243/244; 1983, 62 pp. $1.20 German Buddhist Writers Edited by Nyanaponika Thera Fourteen essays by German Buddhist authors. WH 74/75; 1984, 84 pp. $1.20 Inspiration from the Dhammapada N.K.G. Mendis WH 279; 1980, 32 pp. $0.60 Live Now! Ananda Pereira Short pithy essays: on action, ideals, confidence, power of mind, renunciation, freedom, etc. WH 24/25; 1987, 66 pp. $1.20 The Message of the Saints V.F. Gunaratna Reflections on the Thera-therigatha, verses of the enlightened monks and nuns of old. WH 135; 1984, 32 pp. $0.60 The Nature & Purpose of the Ascetic Ideal Ronald Fussell With relevent selections from Schopenhauer and from Buddhist texts. WH 23; 1983, 32 pp. $0.60 Nourishing the Roots Bhikkhu Bodhi Sensitive essays on the ethical foundations of the spiritual life. WH 259/260; 1990, 64 pp. $2.50 Pathways of Buddhist Thought Bhikkhu Nanamoli Four essays: Buddhism -- Religion or Philosophy; Does Saddha Mean Faith?; Cessation of Becoming; Consciousness and Being. WH 52/53; 1983, 48 pp. $1.20 The Scale of Good Deeds: The Message of the Velama Sutta Susan Elbaum Jootla Translation and essay on a sutta discussing the relative value of wholesome deeds. WH 372; 1990, 40 pp. $1.50 The Tragic, The Comic & The Personal: Selected Letters of Nanavira Thera An existential perspective relating the Dhamma to themes of modern philosophy and literature. WH 339/341; 1987, 88 pp. $2.50 Thoughts on the Dhamma Mahasi Sayadaw Selections from Dhamma discourses by the great Burmese meditation master. WH 298/300; 1983, 82 pp. $1.80 Three Symbolic Ways of Life Carlo Gragnani An insightful comparison of the verbal and active modes of mind with the mode based on "bare attention." WH 270; 1979, 22 pp. $0.60 Transcendental Dependent Arising Bhikkhu Bodhi Translation and exposition of Upanisa Sutta, on the steps from suffering to deliverance. WH 277/278; 1980, 64 pp. $1.20 The Way of the Noble T.H. Perera On the stages of progress towards Nibbana. WH 126; 1968, 24 pp. $0.60 The Worn-Out Skin Nyanaponika Thera Reflections on the Uraga Sutta, an ancient Buddhist poem on the struggle to transcend the pairs of worldly opposites. WH 241/242; 1990, 64 pp. $2.50 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Philosophy & Psychology ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Aspects of Buddhist Social Philosophy K.N. Jayatilleke WH 128/129; 1984, 50 pp. $1.20 Aspects of Reality as Taught by Theravada Buddhism G.P. Malalasekera WH 127; 1982, 30 pp. $0.60 The Buddha on Meditation & Higher States of Consciousness Daniel Goleman See "MEDITATION & MIND TRAINING," above. Buddha the Healer: The Mind and its Place in Buddhism Edited by A. Nimalasuria WH 22; 1980, 54 pp. $0.60 Buddhism & the God Idea Edited by Nyanaponika Thera Selected texts from Pali and Sanskrit Buddhism. WH 47; 1981, 32 pp. $0.60 Buddhism in Psychotherapy Seymour Boorstein, O.G. Deatherage WH 290/291; 1982, 44 pp. $1.20 Buddhist Meditation & Depth Psychology Douglas M. Burns See "MEDITATION & MIND TRAINING," above. Facets of Buddhist Thought K.N. Jayatilleke Buddhist views of the universe, theism, truth, matter and mind. WH 162/164; 1984, 92 pp. $1.80 Gods & the Universe Francis Story On Buddhist cosmology and planes of existence. WH 180/181; 1983, 86 pp. $1.20 The Philosophy of the Atthakavagga P.D. Premasiri Analysis of one of the deepest Buddhist texts, on relinquishment of all views and attachments. WH 182; 1972, 30 pp. $0.60 The Psychological Aspect of Buddhism Piyadassi Thera WH 179; 1984, 32 pp. $0.60 Schopenhauer & Buddhism Bhikkhu Nanajivako WH 144/146; 1988, 94 pp. $2.50 The Therapeutic Action of Vipassana; Why I Sit Paul R. Fleischman See "SATIPATTHANA & VIPASSANA," above. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ethics ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhism & Sex M.O'C. Walshe WH 225; 1986, 26 pp. $0.60 The Buddhist Layman R. Bogoda et al. Essays from the "inside" on the practice of the Buddhist life as a layperson. WH 294/295; 1982, 76 pp. $1.20 Dana: The Practice of Giving Edited by Bhikkhu Bodhi Essays on the practice of giving and its relation to the rest of the Buddhist path. WH 367/369; 1990, 80 pp. $2.50 Early Buddhism & the Taking of Life I.B. Horner WH 104; 1967, 28 pp. $0.60 Ethics in Buddhist Perspective K.N. Jayatilleke Philosophical treatment of Buddhist ethics: the ethical ideal, concept of evil, the criterion of right and wrong. WH 175/176; 1984, 72 pp. $1.20 Everyman's Ethics: Four Discourses of the Buddha Trans. by Narada Mahathera WH 14; 1985, 32 pp. $0.60 Going for Refuge; Taking the Precepts Bhikkhu Bodhi WH 282/284; 1981, 86 pp. $1.80 Life's Highest Blessings R.L. Soni Extensive commentary on Mahamangala Sutta, the Buddha's prescription for the perfect life. WH 254/256; 1987, 94 pp. $1.80 The Roots of Good & Evil Nyanaponika Thera See "SPECIFIC TEACHINGS," above. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Faith & Devotion ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Coming Buddha, Ariya Metteyya U Chit Tin Essay on the future Buddha, based on Pali tradition, with translation of Anagatavamsa. WH 381/383; 1992, 72 pp. $2.50 Devotion in Buddhism Nyanaponika Thera et al. WH 18; 1975, 34 pp. $0.60 Faith in the Buddha's Teaching Soma Thera WH 262; 1978, 24 pp. $0.60 Going for Refuge; Taking the Precepts Bhikkhu Bodhi See "ETHICS," above. Matrceta's Hymn to the Buddha S. Dhammika Translation of beautiful devotional poem on virtues of the Buddha; from the Sanskrit. WH 360/361; 1989, 48 pp. $1.75 The Mirror of the Dhamma Narada Mahathera & Kassapa Thera Pali devotional texts for chanting and reflection. WH 54; 1984, 50 pp. $1.20 Prayer & Worship Francis Story WH 139; 1980, 34 pp. $0.60 The Threefold Refuge Nyanaponika Thera WH 76; 1983, 26 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Monastic Life ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Buddhist Monk's Discipline Bhikkhu Khantipalo WH 130/131; 1984, 52 pp. $1.20 Going Forth: A Call to Buddhist Monkhood Sumana Samanera Stirring essay by one of the first Western monks. WH 27/28; 1983, 56 pp. $1.20 Inspiration from Enlightened Nuns Susan Elbaum Jootla Inspirational essay based on verses of the ancient elder nuns. WH 349/350; 1988, 56 pp. $1.75 Ordination in Theravada Buddhism J.F. Dickson Early account of ordination in Sri Lanka (1872); introduction by Piyadassi Thera. WH 56; 1983, 18 pp. $0.60 The Paccekabuddha: A Buddhist Ascetic Ria Kloppenborg Study of a rare type of ascetic mentioned in Buddhist texts. WH 305/307; 1983, 88 pp. $1.80 Stories of Old From the Pali Commentaries Trans. by Nanamoli et al. WH 59; 1980, 30 pp. $0.60 With Robes & Bowl Bhikkhu Khantipalo Glimpses of the meditative monk's life in Thailand. WH 83/84; 1986, 76 pp. $1.20 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Comparative Studies ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Brahmanism, Buddhism & Hinduism L.M. Joshi WH 150/151; 1987, 76 pp. $1.20 The Buddha & Christ as Religious Teachers Lily de Silva WH 380; 1992, 32 pp. $1.50 Buddhism & Christianity Helmuth von Glasenapp WH 16; 1987, 42 pp. $0.60 Buddhism & Christianity: A Positive Approach M.O'C. Walshe WH 275/276; 1986, 48 pp. $1.20 Buddhism & Comparative Religion Helmuth von Glasenapp WH 111; 1974, 28 pp. $0.60 The Buddhist Attitude to Other Religions K.N. Jayatilleke WH 216; 1991, 40 pp. $1.95 Nirvana, Nihilism & Satori Douglas M. Burns WH 117/119; 1983, 95 pp. $1.80 Prayer & Worship Francis Story See "FAITH & DEVOTIONS," above. Vedanta & Buddhism Helmuth von Glasenapp WH 2; 1978, 12 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Biography ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Anagarika Dharmapala Bhikshu Sangharakshita Life sketch of the leader of Buddhist revival in Sri Lanka and India. WH 70/72; 1983, 98 pp. $1.80 Anuruddha: Master of the Divine Eye Hellmuth Hecker WH 362; 1989, 40 pp. $1.00 The Buddha: A Short Study of His Life and Teaching Piyadassi Thera See "INTRODUCTORY," above. Buddhist Women at the Time of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker WH 292/293; 1982, 72 pp. $1.20 Colonel Olcott: His Service to Buddhism B.P. Kirthisinghe, M.P. Amarasuriya WH 281; 1981, 34 pp. $0.60 Life of Angulimala Hellmuth Hecker WH 312; 1984, 24 pp. $0.60 Life of Sariputta Nyanaponika Thera Beautifully written account of the Buddha's chief disciple; a moving story of a man who lived the Dhamma to the fullest. WH 90/92; 1987, 112 pp. $1.80 Lives of the Disciples -- Part I Hellmuth Hecker WH 115; 1984, 24 pp. $0.60 Mahakassapa: Father of the Sangha Hellmuth Hecker Life of the disciple best known for his meditative powers. WH 345; 1987, 40 pp. $1.00 Sir Edwin Arnold William Peiris Life-sketch of author of The Light of Asia. WH 159/161; 1970, 102 pp. $1.80 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhist History & Culture ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Aspects of Buddhism in Indian History L.M. Joshi WH 195/196; 1973, 56 pp. $1.20 Buddhism in South India H. Dharmaratana Thera WH 124/125; 1968, 64 pp. $1.20 Buddhism in Sri Lanka: A Short History H.R. Perera WH 100; 1988, 96 pp. $2.50 Buddhism in Thailand: Its Past & Present Karuna Kusalasaya WH 85/86; 1983, 32 pp. $1.20 Early Western Buddhists Edited by Francis Story Extracts from articles by Western pioneers of Buddhism, from The Buddhist Review. WH 42/43; 1981, 68 pp. $1.20 The Edicts of Asoka Trans. by S. Dhammika WH 386/387, 1993, 40pp. $2.00 History of Buddhism in Myanmar (Burma) Roger Bischoff Forthcoming 1994 Meanderings of the Wheel of Dhamma Nathan Katz Account of the spread of Buddhism and prospects for its future. WH 257; 1978, 24 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhism & Today's World ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhism & Peace K.N. Jayatilleke WH 41; 1983, 32 pp. $0.60 Buddhism & the Age of Science U Chan Htoon See "INTRODUCTORY," above. Buddhism & Sex M.O'C. Walshe See "ETHICS," above. Buddhism & Social Action Ken Jones WH 285/286; 1981, 64 pp. $1.20 Buddhism & Society Heinz Bechert WH 265; 1979, 20 pp. $0.60 Buddhist Perspectives on the Ecocrisis Edited by Klas Sandell WH 346/348; 1987, 80 pp. $2.50 Human Progress: Reality? or Illusion? Philip Eden WH 199; 1974, 34 pp. $0.60 One Foot in the World: Buddhist Approaches to Present-day Problems Lily de Silva Bondage and suffering; managing stress; right livelihood; death without fear; sensualism, etc. WH 337/338; 1986, 64 pp. $1.20 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Women & Buddhism ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhist Women at the Time of the Buddha Hellmuth Hecker See "BIOGRAPHY," above. Inspiration from Enlightened Nuns Susan Elbaum Jootla See "MONASTIC LIFE," above. The Position of Women in Buddhism Lorna S. Dewaraja WH 280; 1981, 34 pp. $0.60 Women in Early Buddhist Literature I.B. Horner WH 30; 1982, 24 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Translations from the Pali Canon ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Anguttara Nikaya: An Anthology Trans. by Nyanaponika Thera Part I WH 155/158,1981,132 pp. $2.40 Part II WH 208/211,1988,128 pp. $2.40 Part III WH 238/240,1990, 96 pp. $3.50 See also "BOUND VOLUMES" Apannaka Sutta, Culamalunkya Sutta, & Upali Sutta Trans. by Narada Mahathera Three discourses from the Majjhima Nikaya. (MN 60,63, 56) WH 98/99; 1985, 70 pp. $1.20 The Buddha's Words on Kamma Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli See "KAMMA & REBIRTH," above. Contemplation of Feeling Trans. by Nyanaponika Thera See "SATIPATTHANA & VIPASSANA," above. The Discourse Collection: Selections from the Sutta Nipata Trans. by John D. Ireland WH 82; 1983, 36 pp. $0.60 The Discourse on Right View: Sammaditthi Sutta & Commentary (MN 9) Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli Important discourse by Sariputta on kamma, Four Noble Truths, and dependent arising. WH 377/379; 1991, 80 pp. $3.50 The Discourse on the Snake Simile Alaggadupama Sutta (MN 22) Trans. by Nyanaponika Thera Important sutta on sense pleasures and view of self, with penetrative introduction and notes. WH 48/49; 1974, 52 pp. $1.20 Everyman's Ethics Trans. by Narada Mahathera See "ETHICS," above. The Exposition of No-Conflict: Anarana Sutta (MN 139) Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli WH 269; 1979, 26 pp. $0.60 The Five Mental Hindrances & their Conquest Nyanaponika Thera See "MEDITATION & MIND TRAINING," above. The Foundations of Mindfulness: Satipatthana Sutta Trans. by Nyanasatta Thera See "SATIPATTHANA & VIPASSANA," above Gemstones of the Good Dhamma S. Dhammika Anthology of inspiring and instructive verses from Canon: on giving, virtue, speech, wealth, friendship, love, etc. Pali and English on facing pages. WH 342/344; 1987, 82 pp. $2.50 Girimananda Sutta Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli Sutta from Anguttara on ten contemplations; impermanence, non-self, dispassion, etc. Translation with commentary. WH 177; 1984, 44 pp. $0.60 The Greater Discourse on the Elephant's Footprint: Mahahatthipadopama Sutta (MN 28) Trans. by Nyanaponika Thera On the four elements, contemplation of non-self, dependent arising. With helpful notes. WH 101; 1981, 30 pp. $0.60 The Greater Discourse on Voidness: Mahasunnata Sutta with Commentary (MN 122) Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli WH 87; 1982, 34 pp. $0.60 Ideal Solitude Bhikkhu Nanananda Translation and exposition of Bhaddekaratta Sutta (MN 131). WH 188; 1984, 40 pp. $0.60 Kalama Sutta: The Buddha's Charter of Free Inquiry Trans. by Soma Thera WH 8; 1981, 16 pp. $0.60 Kandaraka Sutta; Potaliya Sutta Trans. by Narada Mahathera MN 51 on the gradual training; MN 54 on renunciation of the world. WH 79; 1982, 34 pp. $0.60 The Lion's Roar: Sihanada Suttas (MN 11 & 12) Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli WH 390/391; 48 pp. $2.50 On True Sacrifice: Kutadanta Sutta (DN 5) Trans. by T.W. Rhys Davids WH 120; 1984, 38 pp. $0.60 Ratthapala Sutta Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli MN 82: on a young man's entry on the homeless life. WH 110; 1983, 24 pp. $0.60 The Removal of Distracting Thoughts Vitakkasanthana Sutta See "MEDITATION & MIND TRAINING," above. Sakka's Quest: Sakkapanha Sutta (DN 21) Trans. by Sister Vajira On causes of war and conflict. WH 10; 1986, 34 pp. $0.60 Samyutta Nikaya: An Anthology I. Trans. by John D. Ireland WH 107/109; 1981, 94 pp. $1.80 II. Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanananda WH 183/185; 1983, 120 pp. $1.80 III. Trans. by M.O'C. Walshe WH 318/321; 1985, 140 pp. $2.40 See also "BOUND VOLUMES" The Simile of the Cloth; Discourse on Effacement: Vatthupama & Sallekha Suttas Trans. by Nyanaponika Thera Two important suttas (MN 7 & MN 8) on purification of mind. WH 61/62; 1988, 64 pp. $1.75 Taming the Mind Discourses of the Buddha See "MEDITATION & MIND TRAINING," above. Three Cardinal Discourses of the Buddha Trans. by Bhikkhu Nanamoli The First Sermon; Discourse on Non-self; Fire Sermon. WH 17; 1972, 32 pp. $0.60 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Buddhist Literature ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Beginnings: The Pali Suttas Samanera Bodhesako A lucid account of how the Pali Suttas originated and come to be preserved in their present form. WH 313/315; 1984, 86 pp. $1.80 The Buddha's Last Bequest Trans. from Chinese Canon WH 112; 1967, 30 pp. $0.60 Buddhist Commentarial Literature Lakshmi R. Gunasekere WH 113/114; 1967, 52 pp. $1.20 Buddhist Stories from the Dhammapada Commentary Trans. by E. Burlingame These lively stories from the ancient commentary show us the daily life of the Buddha and his disciples. Part I WH 287/289; 1982, 102 pp. $1.80 Part II WH 324/325; 1985, 66pp. $1.20 Part III WH 335/336; 1986, 64 pp. $1.20 Part IV WH 354/356; 1988, 78 pp. $1.80 The Coming Buddha, Ariya Metteyya U Chit Tin See "FAITH & DEVOTION," above. The Lamp of the Law Trans. by Soma Thera & Piyadassi Thera Dharmapradipika, classical Sinhala work by Gurulugomi on the Buddhist virtues. WH 38; 1982, 30 pp. $0.60 The Light of Asia Sir Edwin Arnold Chaps. VI-VIII of the classic English poem on life of the Buddha. WH 29; 1980, 62 pp. $1.20 Matrceta's Hymn to the Buddha S. Dhammika See "FAITH & DEVOTION," above. A Vaisakha Offering From the Mahavastu Trans. by J.J. Jones WH 93; 1966, 30 pp. $0.60 The World's True Welfare Vidagama Maitreya Translation of Loveda Sangarava, beloved Sinhala didactic poem. WH 296/297; 1982, 46 pp. $1.20 * * * * * * * *

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