PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

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PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

Postby nyanasuci » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:14 pm

Again regarding Kindle: Is there any file with Suttas in Pali which can be readable on Kindle?
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Re: PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

Postby Bhikkhu Pesala » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:25 pm

The free utility Calibre can be used to convert PDF files to E-book formats. I'm not too sure about the details.
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Re: PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

Postby frank k » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:49 pm

Here's the VRI tipitaka in epub format:
http://books.nibbanam.com/epubs.htm

I've seen free programs that can convert epub format to something the kindle can read. I'm pretty sure there are people who have converted that file into a kindle version, I don't have a kindle myself but can ask around if needed.
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Re: PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

Postby nyanasuci » Mon Apr 04, 2011 4:24 am

Thanks to all. Using nibbanam.com/epubs and Calibre might work. I will try out...
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Re: PDF/Kindle with Suttas in Pali

Postby nyanasuci » Mon Apr 04, 2011 7:33 am

It works! Thanks to Ven. Pesala and 'frank k'.
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The experts do not say that one is a sage in this world because of view, or learning, or knowledge, Nanda.
I call them sages who wander without association, without affliction, without desire.

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