Index by Author
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Click on a title to read the article or book. Click on the author's name to read a brief biographical note. The date accompanying each text indicates the year of the edition on which the transcription is based.

See also the list of Contributing Authors and Translators and the list of Translations by Translator.


Bischoff, Roger
Buddhism in Myanmar: A Short History (1996)
Essential Practice, The: Part I (1995)
Essential Practice, The: Part II (1995)
Bodhi, Bhikkhu
Essays from the BPS Newsletter:
Aims of Buddhist Education (1998)
Anicca Vata Sankhara (2005) [PDF icon]
Association with the Wise (1998)
Auspicious Month, An (1998)
Balanced Way, The (1998)
Better Than a Hundred Years (2005) [PDF icon]
Case for Study, The (1998)
Dhamma and Non-duality (1998)
Dhamma Without Rebirth? (1998)
Discipline of Sobriety, A (1998)
Does Rebirth Make Sense? (2005) [PDF icon]
Five Spiritual Faculties, The (1998)
For the Welfare of Many (1998)
From Views to Vision (1998)
Giving Dignity to Life (1998)
Guardians of the World, The (1998)
Laying Down the Rod (1998)
Lifestyles and Spiritual Progress (2005) [PDF icon]
Look at the Kalama Sutta, A (1998)
Meeting the Divine Messengers (1998)
Message for a Globalized World (1998)
Navigating the New Millennium (2005) [PDF icon]
New Undertaking, A (1998)
Nobility of the Truths, The (1998)
Note on Openness, A (1998)
Problem of Conflict, The (1998)
Purification of Mind (1998)
Quest for Meaning, The (1998)
Refuge in the Buddha (1998)
Remedy for Despair, A (1998)
Search for Security, The (1998)
Self-transformation (1998)
Statement of Conscience, A (1998)
Subrahma's Problem (1998)
Taking Stock of Oneself (1998)
Tolerance and Diversity (1998)
Toward a Threshold of Understanding (1998)
Tribute to Two Monks, A (2005) [PDF icon]
Two Faces of the Dhamma (1998)
Two Paths to Knowledge (2005) [PDF icon]
Two Styles of Insight Meditation (2005) [PDF icon]
Vision and Routine (1998)
Vital Link, The (1998)
Walking Even Amidst the Uneven (1998)
Articles and books:
Arahants, Bodhisattvas, and Buddhas (2010)
Buddha and His Dhamma, The (2006)
Buddhist Response to Contemporary Dilemmas of Human Existence, A (1994)
Comprehensive Manual of Abhidhamma, A: The Abhidhammattha Sangaha of Acariya Anuruddha (1995)
Dana: The Practice of Giving (1995)
Discourses of the Ancient Nuns: (Bhikkhuni-samyutta) (1997)
Going for Refuge & Taking the Precepts (1994)
Living Message of the Dhammapada, The (1993)
Maha Kaccana: Master of Doctrinal Exposition (1996)
Noble Eightfold Path, The: The Way to the End of Suffering (1999)
Nourishing The Roots: Essays on Buddhist Ethics (1995)
Taste of Freedom, The (1994)
Treatise on the Paramis, A: From the Commentary to the Cariyapitaka (2005) [PDF icon]
Transcendental Dependent Arising: A Translation and Exposition of the Upanisa Sutta (1995)
Ven. Balangoda Ananda Maitreya: A Personal Appreciation (1999)
Bodhinandamuni, Phra
Gifts He Left Behind: The Dhamma Legacy of Ajaan Dune Atulo (2005) [PDF icon]
Bogoda, Robert
Buddhist Culture, The Cultured Buddhist (2005)
"Principles of Lay Buddhism" in Buddhist Layman, The (BPS WH 294; 1982)
Simple Guide to Life, A (1996)
Boowa, Phra Ajaan Maha
Dhamma Teaching of Acariya Maha Boowa in London, The (1995)
Straight from the Heart: Thirteen Talks on the Practice of Meditation (1994)
Things as They Are: A Collection of Talks on the Training of the Mind (1996)
To the Last Breath: Dhamma Talks on Living and Dying (1996)
Brahmali Bhikkhu
Brahmali Bhikkhu (2006)
Buddhaghosacariya, Somdet Phra (Ñanavara Thera)
Uposatha Sila: The Eight-Precept Observance (1996)
Buddharakkhita, Acharya
Dhammapada, The: The Buddha's Path of Wisdom (1996)
Metta: The Philosophy and Practice of Universal Love (1995)
Positive Response: How to Meet Evil With Good (2006) [PDF icon]
Bullen, Leonard
Buddhism: A Method of Mind Training (1994)
Burlingame, E.W.
Buddhist Stories from the Dhammapada Commentary: Part II (2006)
Burns, Douglas
Buddhist Meditation and Depth Psychology (1994)


Kariyawasam, A.G.S
Buddhist Ceremonies and Rituals of Sri Lanka (1996)
Karunadasa, Y.
"Aniccam: The Buddhist Doctrine of Anicca (Impermanence)" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 1, Impermanence (BPS WH 186; 1981)
Suvimalee Karunaratna
Healing of the Bull, The: A Story (2005) [PDF icon]
Prisoners of Karma: A Story (2005) [PDF icon]
Kawasaki, Ken & Visakha
Jataka Tales of the Buddha: Part I (1995)
Jataka Tales of the Buddha: Part II (1998)
Jataka Tales of the Buddha: Part III (1998)
Jataka Tales of the Buddha: Part IV (2005) [PDF icon]
Jataka Tales of the Buddha: Part V (2005) [PDF icon]
Kee Nanayon, Upasika (K. Khao-suan-luang)
Breath Meditation Condensed (1995)
Directions for Insight: Six Dhamma Talks on Centering the Mind in Non-attachment (1996)
Going Against the Flow (1996)
Good Dose of Dhamma, A: For Meditators When They Are Ill (1995)
Looking Inward (1995)
Pure & Simple (2003)
Reading the Mind (1995)
Stop, Look, and Let Go: July 28, 1965 (1999)
Unentangled Knowing, An: The Teachings of a Thai Buddhist Lay Woman (1998)
Kelly, John
Answer Key to Warder's 'Introduction to Pali': Exercises 1-21 (2005) [PDF icon]
Khamdee, Phra Ajaan
Making the Dhamma Your Own: Teachings of Phra Ajaan Khamdee Pabhaso (1999)
Khantipalo, Bhikkhu
Bag of Bones: A Miscellany on the Body (2006) [PDF icon]
Blessings of Pindapata, The (2006) [PDF icon]
Buddhist Monk's Discipline, The: Some Points Explained for Laypeople (2006)
Forest Meditations: The Verses of the Arahant Talaputa Thera (1996)
Lay Buddhist Practice: The Shrine Room, Uposatha Day, Rains Residence (1995)
Practical Advice for Meditators (1995)
"Walk in the Woods, A" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 1, Impermanence (BPS WH 186; 1981)
Wheel of Birth and Death, The (1995)
With Robes and Bowl: Glimpses of the Thudong Bhikkhu Life (1994)
Khema, Ayya
All of Us: Beset by birth, decay, and death (1994)
(To Be Seen) Here and Now: Ten Dhamma Talks (1994)
Meditating on No-Self: A Dhamma Talk (Edited for Bodhi Leaves) (1994)
Khin, U Ba
Essentials of Buddha Dhamma in Meditative Practice, The (1995)
Knight, C.F
"Mudita" (in BPS WH 170; 1983)
"Search for a Self or Soul, The" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 3, Egolessness (BPS WH 202; 1984)
Kusalasaya, Karuna
Buddhism in Thailand: Its Past and Its Present (2006) [PDF icon]


Ledi Sayadaw
"The Advantages of Realizing the Doctrine of Anatta" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 3, Egolessness (BPS WH 202; 1984)
Lee, Phra Ajaan
Autobiography of Phra Ajaan Lee, The (2012) [PDF icon]
Basic Themes (1995) [PDF icon]
Craft of the Heart, The (2012) [PDF icon]
Divine Mantra, The (2006) [PDF icon]
Duties of the Sangha (1995) [PDF icon]
Eye of Discernment, The: An Anthology from the Teachings (1999)
Frames of Reference (2011) [PDF icon]
Handbook for the Relief of Suffering: Three Essays (1995) [PDF icon]
Keeping the Breath in Mind: and Lessons in Samadhi (2000) [PDF icon]
Path to Peace and Freedom for the Mind, The (1995) [PDF icon]
Refuge in Awakening, A (1998) [PDF icon]
What is the Triple Gem? (1994) [PDF icon]
Consciousnesses (1997)
Crossing the Ocean of Life: May 19, 1960 (1998)
Demons of Defilement, The: (Kilesa Mara) (1998)
Dhamma for Everyone: October 5, 1960 (2003)
Food for Thought (1995)
Inner Strength: Sixteen Talks (1998) [PDF icon]
Knowledge (1997)
Lessons in Samadhi — see Keeping the Breath in Mind & Lessons in Samadhi
Loyalty to Your Meditation: October 22, 1958 (2001)
Power of Good Will, The: October 21, 1958 (2003)
Power of Goodness, The: Wat Asokaram, October 4, 1960 (2004)
Shelter: September 28, 1958 (2000)
Skill of Release, The (1999)
Starting Out Small: A Collection of Talks for Beginning Meditators (2000)
Starting Out Small: A Collection of Talks for Beginning Meditators (Portfolio 2) (2003)
Starting Out Small: A Collection of Talks for Beginning Meditators (Portfolio 3) (2005)
Visakha Puja (1998)
Lewis, G.N.
"Self" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 3, Egolessness (BPS WH 202; 1984)


Ñanananda, Bhikkhu
Ideal Solitude: An Exposition on the Bhaddekaratta Sutta (2005) [PDF icon]
Samyutta Nikaya: An Anthology (2007)
Nanayon, Upasika Kee — see Kee Nanayon, Upasika
Ñanamoli Thera
"Anatta According to Theravada" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 3, Egolessness (BPS WH 202; 1984)
"Anicca (Impermanence) According to Theravada" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 1, Impermanence (BPS WH 186; 1981)
Buddha's Words on Kamma, The: Four Discourses of the Buddha from the Majjhima Nikaya (1994)
Discourse on Right View, The: The Sammaditthi Sutta and its Commentary (1994)
Lion's Roar, The: Two Discourses of the Buddha (1994)
Practice of Loving-Kindness (Metta), The: As Taught by the Buddha in the Pali Canon (1994)
Three Cardinal Discourses of the Buddha (1995)
Visuddhimagga — The Path of Purification: The Classic Manual of Buddhist Doctrine and Meditation (Third revised online edition) (2011) [PDF icon]
Ñanasamvara, Somdet Phra (Venerable Suvaddhano Bhikkhu, HH the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand)
Guide to Awareness, A: Dhamma Talks on the Foundations of Mindfulness (Satipatthana Sutta) (1997)
Ñanajivako, Bhikkhu
"Aniccam: The Buddhist Theory of Impermanence" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 1, Impermanence (BPS WH 186; 1981)
Ñanavara Thera (Somdet Phra Buddhaghosacariya)
Uposatha Sila: The Eight-Precept Observance (1996)
Narada Thera
Buddhism in a Nutshell (1995)
Everyman's Ethics: Four Discourses of the Buddha (1995)
Nararatana Rajamanit, Chao Khun (Tryk Dhammavitakko)
Iridescence on the Water, An (1997)
Nyanaponika Thera
Anguttara Nikaya: The Discourse Collection in Numerical Order (2007)
Buddhism and the God-idea (2004. BuddhaNet edition © 1996.)
Contemplation of Feeling: The Discourse-Grouping on the Feelings (1995)
Courageous Faith (2004. BuddhaNet edition © 1996.)
Devotion in Buddhism (2004)
Discourse on the Snake Simile, The: Alagaddupama Sutta (MN 22) (2006) [PDF icon]
Five Mental Hindrances and Their Conquest, The: Selected Texts from the Pali Canon and the Commentaries (1994)
Four Nutriments of Life, The: An Anthology of Buddhist Texts (2006) [PDF icon]
Four Sublime States, The: Contemplations on Love, Compassion, Sympathetic Joy and Equanimity (1994)
"Is Unselfish Joy Practicable?" (in BPS WH 170; 1983)
Kamma and its Fruit (2004. BuddhaNet edition © 1996.)
Life of Sariputta, The (1994)
Power of Mindfulness, The: An Inquiry into the Scope of Bare Attention and the Principal Sources of its Strength (1994)
Protection Through Satipatthana (1994)
Seeing Things as They Are (2004. BuddhaNet edition © 1996.)
Simile of the Cloth & The Discourse on Effacement, The: Two Discourses of the Buddha (1994)
Threefold Refuge, The (2006)
Why End Suffering? (2004. BuddhaNet edition © 1996.)
Worn-out Skin, The: Reflections on the Uraga Sutta (1994)
Nyanasatta Thera
Foundations of Mindfulness, The: Satipatthana Sutta (1994)
Nyanatusita Thera
Pali Verb Conjugation and Noun/Pronoun Declension Tables (2005)
Nyanasobhano, Bhikkhu — see Price, Leonard
Nyanatiloka Mahathera
"Egolessness" in Three Basic Facts of Existence, The: Volume 3, Egolessness (BPS WH 202; 1984)
Fundamentals of Buddhism: Four Lectures (2005) [PDF icon]


Thanissaro Bhikkhu (Geoffrey DeGraff)
(An incomplete list. For more titles see
Books :
The Buddhist Monastic Code I & II: The Patimokkha and Khandhaka Training Rules Translated and Explained (2013)
Mind Like Fire Unbound: An Image in the Early Buddhist Discourses (1999)
The Paradox of Becoming (2013)
Refuge: An Introduction to the Buddha, Dhamma, & Sangha (2001)
The Shape of Suffering: A Study of Dependent Co-arising (2011)
Skill in Questions: How the Buddha Taught (2013)
That the True Dhamma Might Last a Long Time: Readings Selected by King Asoka (1993)
The Truth of Rebirth: And Why it Matters for Buddhist Practice (2012)
Wings to Awakening: An Anthology from the Pali Canon (2011)
Sutta Translations:
Dhammapada: A Translation (2005)
Itivuttaka: This Was Said by the Buddha (2001)
Udana: Exclamations (2012)
Study Guides:
Study Guide index page
Essay Collections:
Noble Strategy: Essays on the Buddhist Path (2011)
The Karma of Questions (2002)
Head & Heart Together: Essays on the Buddhist Path (2011)
Individual Essays:
Affirming the Truths of the Heart: The Buddhist Teachings on Samvega & Pasada (1997)
All About Change (2004)
Agendas of Mindfulness, The (2002)
Atthaka Vagga, The: The Octet Chapter (1997)
Customs of the Noble Ones, The (1999)
Economy of Gifts, The (1997)
Educating Compassion (2006)
Emptiness (1997)
Faith In Awakening (2006)
Five Piles of Bricks: The Khandhas as Burden & Path (2002)
Food for Awakening: The Role of Appropriate Attention (2010)
Freedom From Buddha Nature (2010)
Freedom From Fear (2002)
Getting the Message (2006)
Head & Heart Together: Bringing Wisdom to the Brahma-viharas (2009)
Healing Power of the Precepts, The (1997)
Ignorance (2008)
Integrity of Emptiness, The (2006)
Jhana Not by the Numbers (2005)
Joy of Effort, The (2010)
Karma (2000)
Legends of Somdet Toh (2006)
Lessons of Gratitude, The (2010)
Life Isn't Just Suffering (2000)
Lost in Quotation (2012)
Meaning of the Buddha's Awakening, The (1997)
Metta Means Goodwill (2011) [PDF icon]
Mindfulness Defined (2008)
Nibbana (1996)
No-self or Not-self? (1996)
Not-self Strategy, The (2013) [PDF icon]
No Strings Attached: The Buddha's Culture of Generosity (2009)
One Tool Among Many: The Place of Vipassana in Buddhist Practice (1997)
Opening the Door to the Dhamma: Respect in Buddhist Thought & Practice (2001)
Parayana Vagga, The: The Chapter on the Way to the Far Shore (1997)
Path of Concentration & Mindfulness, The (1997)
Power of Judgment, The (2011)
Practice in a Word, The (1999)
Purity of Heart (2006)
Pushing the Limits: Desire & Imagination in the Buddhist Path (2006)
Questions of Skill (2001)
Reconciliation, Right & Wrong (2004)
Right Mindfulness: Memory & Ardency on the Buddhist Path (2012) [PDF icon]
Right Speech (1999)
Roots of Buddhist Romanticism, The (2012)
Road to Nirvana Is Paved with Skillful Intentions, The (1999)
Samsara (2002)
Samsara Divided by Zero (2000)
Selves & Not-self: The Buddhist Teaching on Anatta (2011) [PDF icon]
Strength Training for the Mind (2007)
Think Like a Thief (2011)
Trading Candy for Gold: Renunciation as a Skill (1999)
Untangling the Present: The Role of Appropriate Attention (2006)
Upasika Kee Nanayon and the Social Dynamic of Theravadin Buddhist Practice (1995)
Verb for Nirvana, A (2005)
Weight of Mountains, The (2001)
‘When you know for yourselves...’: The Authenticity of the Pali Suttas (2002)
Dhamma Talks & Meditation:
Meditations 1: Forty Dhamma Talks (2003)
Meditations 2: Dhamma Talks (2006)
Meditations 3: Dhamma Talks (2006)
Meditations 4: Dhamma Talks (2010)
Meditations 5: Dhamma Talks (2011)
Meditations 6: Dhamma Talks (2012)
Meditations 7: Dhamma Talks (2015)
Meditations 8: Dhamma Talks (2016)
ePublished Dhamma Talks (1) (2011)
ePublished Dhamma Talks (2) (2011)
ePublished Dhamma Talks (3) (2011)
Using Meditation to Deal with Pain, Illness & Death (1993)
Guided Meditation, A (1999)
De-perception (2002)
See also Ven. Thanissaro's translations of books by Phra Ajaan Lee, Phra Ajaan Fuang, Upasika Kee Nanayon, Phra Ajaan Thate, and Phra Ajaan Maha Boowa.
Thate, Phra Ajaan
Autobiography of a Forest Monk, The: Venerable Ajahn Thate of Wat Hin Mark Peng Nongkhai Province (1996)
Buddho (1994)
Steps Along the Path (1994)


U Ba Khin — see Khin, U Ba
U Silananda — see Silananda, Sayadaw U


Walshe, Maurice O'Connell
Buddhism and Death (2005) [PDF icon]
Buddhism and Sex (2006) [PDF icon]
"Giving from the Heart," in Dana: The Practice of Giving (BPS WH 367; 1990)
"Detachment" in Buddhist Layman, The (BPS WH 294; 1982)
"Having Taken the First Step" in Buddhist Layman, The (BPS WH 294; 1982)
Samyutta Nikaya: An Anthology (2007)
Webu Sayadaw
Essential Practice, The: Part I (1995)
Essential Practice, The: Part II (1995)
To Light a Fire: A Dhamma Discourse (1994)