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Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby bodom » Fri Jun 25, 2010 7:43 pm

Path of Purification Back to Press

This summer Pariyatti will reprint The Path of Purification, Bhikkhu Ñānamoli’s translation of the Pali-language Visuddhimagga.

http://www.pariyatti.org/

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Re: Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby Ben » Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:12 pm

Hi Bodom

My understanding is that Pariyatti had already published a soft-back edition of Vism some years ago. I remember seeing it after I bought one of the last copies of the BPS hard-cover 5th edition. I am surprised it has gone out of print in the interim.
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Re: Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby mikenz66 » Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:15 pm

bodom wrote:Path of Purification Back to Press

This summer Pariyatti will reprint The Path of Purification, Bhikkhu Ñānamoli’s translation of the Pali-language Visuddhimagga.

http://www.pariyatti.org/

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Is this just a reprinting, is it the new typesetting mentioned here?

http://www.dhammawheel.com/viewtopic.ph ... =20#p32156
Nyanatusita wrote: ... I have been a member of this forum from the start, but because of many other duties with respect to the Buddhist Publication Society (BPS), of which I am the English editor, etc, I have little time and had not noticed this thread.

As regards the question why the Path of Purification is not put online for free: It will be put online as a PDF for free on the BPS website and the Access to Insight website. Hopefully somewhere next year when the newly typeset and slightly revised printed edition will be put out. ...

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Re: Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby bodom » Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:35 pm

Hi Ben, Hi Mike,

That the book is being reprinted is the only information that has been released so far. No details have been given. I hope to hear more soon and will post when new information becomes available.

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Re: Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby jcsuperstar » Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:40 pm

what i want is The Path of Freedom: Vimuttimagga when's that coming around again....
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Re: Path of Purification Back to Press

Postby bodom » Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:48 pm

jcsuperstar wrote:what i want is The Path of Freedom: Vimuttimagga when's that coming around again....


That would be nice wouldn't it? Theres a few books I have on backorder along with this one im waiting to be reprinted .

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This is our foundation: to have sati, recollection, and sampajañña, self-awareness, whether standing, walking, sitting, or reclining. Whatever arises, just leave it be, don't cling to it. Be it like or dislike, happiness or suffering, doubt or certainty... Don't try to label everything, just know it. See that all the things that arise in the mind are simply sensations. They are transient. They arise, exist and cease. That's all there is to them, they have no self or being, they are neither ''us'' nor ''them.'' They are not worthy of clinging to, any of them. - Ajahn Chah


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