seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

A forum for members who wish to develop a deeper understanding of the Pali Canon and associated Commentaries, which for discussion purposes are both treated as authoritative.

Moderator: Mahavihara moderator

seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby panna » Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:11 pm

greeting all here, i am finding MINGUN SAYADAW's 'the great chronicle of Buddhas' volume one. does anyone know where i can find it online? or if anyone has
e-book ,could you please send it to my email (pacific100118@yahoo.com)?

thank you all,
with metta
panna
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:00 pm

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby cooran » Wed Apr 06, 2011 7:18 pm

Hello panna,

Have you tried this yahoo group – set up specifically by Maung Lwin?

He describes the group as:
‘’ The Most Venerable Mingun Sayadaw of Myanmar (Burma), Bhaddanta Vicittasarabhivamsa (1911-1993), had written “The Great Chronicles of Buddhas” or the Myanmar version of the Pali Text 'Maha Buddhavamsa' on the 25 previous Buddhas who had made their appearances through out the various periods of the world cycles. The text was translated into English by a team of distinguished Buddhist Scholars and published by ‘Tipitaka Nikaya Sasana Organization, Myanmar’ in 1994 and re-printed in 1997 by the Selangor Buddhist Vipassana Meditation Society of Malaysia. The complete set consists of 6 volumes in 8 books (6" x 8") of which 2007 pages describe the biographical account of Buddha Gotama.
I am now attempting to present this masterpiece on Buddha Gotama to Internet users across the world, with one or two articles a week. It may thus take a number of years to complete the project. The first messages were posted on the New Year's day.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/The_Buddha/

with metta
Chris
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---
User avatar
cooran
 
Posts: 7386
Joined: Tue Jan 06, 2009 11:32 pm
Location: Queensland, Australia

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby suanck » Thu Apr 07, 2011 3:29 am

panna wrote:greeting all here, i am finding MINGUN SAYADAW's 'the great chronicle of Buddhas' volume one. does anyone know where i can find it online? or if anyone has
e-book ,could you please send it to my email (pacific100118@yahoo.com)?

thank you all,
with metta


Try this: http://www.thisismyanmar.com/nibbana/gotama/gcob.htm

Suan.
suanck
 
Posts: 93
Joined: Sat Dec 05, 2009 7:51 am

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby adeh » Fri Apr 08, 2011 1:29 pm

There was a new 2 volume edition published in Singapore 3 years ago...I'll see if I can find the link...it was being distributed free as a dana book...
User avatar
adeh
 
Posts: 215
Joined: Mon Jan 26, 2009 5:42 pm
Location: Mexico City

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby panna » Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:29 pm

cooran wrote:Hello panna,

Have you tried this yahoo group – set up specifically by Maung Lwin?

He describes the group as:
‘’ The Most Venerable Mingun Sayadaw of Myanmar (Burma), Bhaddanta Vicittasarabhivamsa (1911-1993), had written “The Great Chronicles of Buddhas” or the Myanmar version of the Pali Text 'Maha Buddhavamsa' on the 25 previous Buddhas who had made their appearances through out the various periods of the world cycles. The text was translated into English by a team of distinguished Buddhist Scholars and published by ‘Tipitaka Nikaya Sasana Organization, Myanmar’ in 1994 and re-printed in 1997 by the Selangor Buddhist Vipassana Meditation Society of Malaysia. The complete set consists of 6 volumes in 8 books (6" x 8") of which 2007 pages describe the biographical account of Buddha Gotama.
I am now attempting to present this masterpiece on Buddha Gotama to Internet users across the world, with one or two articles a week. It may thus take a number of years to complete the project. The first messages were posted on the New Year's day.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/The_Buddha/

with metta
Chris



thank you a lot. is the volume one in there? i didn't find it. if you see the volume one, please let me know.
panna
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:00 pm

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby panna » Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:33 pm

suanck wrote:
panna wrote:greeting all here, i am finding MINGUN SAYADAW's 'the great chronicle of Buddhas' volume one. does anyone know where i can find it online? or if anyone has
e-book ,could you please send it to my email (pacific100118@yahoo.com)?

thank you all,
with metta


Try this: http://www.thisismyanmar.com/nibbana/gotama/gcob.htm

Suan.


thank you. but there only have part of volume one. i need the whole volume one. do you know where i can find it?

with metta
panna
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:00 pm

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby panna » Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:36 pm

adeh wrote:There was a new 2 volume edition published in Singapore 3 years ago...I'll see if I can find the link...it was being distributed free as a dana book...

i am very glad to hear your message. please let me know if you find the link.

thank you,
with metta
panna
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:00 pm

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby icyteru » Sun May 22, 2011 2:29 am

buddhavamsa?

read it in my blog

http://realtruthlife.blogspot.com
The most complete english tipitaka on the internet world. http://realtruthlife.blogspot.com .
User avatar
icyteru
 
Posts: 98
Joined: Sun May 22, 2011 1:11 am

Re: seeking "the great chronicle of Buddhas"

Postby yeeyeemyint » Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:50 pm

Try www.dhammadownload.com under Mingun Sayadaw.
You will see all the volumes in both English (The great chronicles of Buddha) and in Burmese (Maha Buddhawin).

With metta,
YYM
yeeyeemyint
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:46 pm


Return to Classical Theravāda

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests