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russian Dhammapada

Postby Gena1480 » Wed Oct 10, 2012 12:22 am

Can someone help me find Dhammapada in Russian language.
i want to study this, so i can explain better to my parents
what is Buddhism.
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby LonesomeYogurt » Wed Oct 10, 2012 12:58 am

http://www.theravada.ru/

I don't read Buddhism, so I don't know what this site is saying, but it should have some Buddhist resources in Russian. Good luck!
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Ben » Wed Oct 10, 2012 1:43 am

LonesomeYogurt wrote:http://www.theravada.ru/

I don't read Buddhism...


I think, LY, you must mean I don't read Russian.
But, I could be wrong. I have been wrong before.
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Dan74 » Wed Oct 10, 2012 1:56 am

Good resource for this topic:

http://dharma.org.ru/board/topic340.html

I had a quick look at the common Russian translation by Toporov comparing it to that by Thanissaro and they are quite different. Early on for example, Thanissaro uses heedful where Russian has "serious" - quite different. Heedful while not having a direct Russian translation, seems closer to attentive than serious.

Also where Ven T uses phenomena, Russian sticks to "dhammas" - a bit less friendly to beginners.

http://dhamma.ru/canon/kn/dhp/dhammapada.htm
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby LonesomeYogurt » Wed Oct 10, 2012 2:00 am

Ben wrote:
LonesomeYogurt wrote:http://www.theravada.ru/

I don't read Buddhism...


I think, LY, you must mean I don't read Russian.
But, I could be wrong. I have been wrong before.

Russian, Buddhism, whatever. Same thing.
Gain and loss, status and disgrace,
censure and praise, pleasure and pain:
these conditions among human beings are inconstant,
impermanent, subject to change.

Knowing this, the wise person, mindful,
ponders these changing conditions.
Desirable things don’t charm the mind,
undesirable ones bring no resistance.

His welcoming and rebelling are scattered,
gone to their end,
do not exist.
- Lokavipatti Sutta

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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Gena1480 » Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:20 am

i saw thus book for sales
Vladimir Toporov
He translated the Dhammapada into Russian and supervised the ongoing edition of the most complete vocabulary of the Prussian language to date
i saw this book for sale and know it can't find it
Some help will be appreciated.
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Gena1480 » Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:35 am

This is the book

http://www.amazon.ca/Dhammapada-Russian ... B0099EHCKY

i don't know where to buy this book

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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Dmytro » Wed Oct 10, 2012 4:51 am

Hi Gena,

Gena1480 wrote:Can someone help me find Dhammapada in Russian language.
i want to study this, so i can explain better to my parents
what is Buddhism.


http://dhamma.ru/canon/kn/dhp/dhammapada.htm
http://dhamma.ru/canon/kn/dhp/paribok.html
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Re: russian Dhammapada

Postby Gena1480 » Wed Oct 10, 2012 5:16 am

Huge thanks to Dmytro and all others
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