Tag: reference-request

27 Introductory books to Buddhism 2014-06-18T10:56:46.223

24 Where is the Buddha quoted as saying do not believe anything I say until you can prove it by yourself? 2014-06-22T12:09:33.983

21 Is low self-esteem a Western phenomenon? 2016-05-15T17:08:40.203

14 Does Zen Buddhism have canonical texts? 2014-08-29T08:29:47.857

12 What are the texts that contain words which can be attributed directly to the Buddha? 2014-06-20T02:11:58.477

11 Is there a story or a mentioning about masturbation in the Buddhist teachings? 2014-11-02T22:47:50.247

10 Any authentic sutta from any tradition that gives guidance on what kind of partner to choose? 2015-02-02T04:53:14.273

9 Details for Kasina Meditation 2014-07-16T20:09:06.670

9 Where is the story of the non-returner who "sold" pots on the side of the road? 2014-09-14T01:28:18.453

9 Are there any alternative formulations of the five skandas? 2015-03-09T16:55:07.413

9 Did Buddha practice group meditation with bhikkhus, bhikkhunis and laymen, just like in today's meditation center? 2015-03-16T04:20:26.837

9 Returning to the marketplace - examples 2015-08-07T07:24:03.280

8 Who said 'if you are too busy meditate for two hours'? 2014-11-23T17:09:56.630

8 Best books & articles for practicing jhanas 2015-01-07T18:46:01.800

8 Where did the Buddha speak of his difficulty in eating almsfood as a Bodhisatta? 2015-07-13T14:35:48.107

8 How should a lay person respond if they see a monk teaching something contrary to Dhamma? 2017-06-11T13:42:21.920

7 Where's the story in which the Buddha praised a non-returner for keeping the knowledge of his attainment private? 2014-09-14T08:30:25.883

7 Scientific approach of Kamma 2015-03-02T19:52:48.987

7 Looking for references to skeptical debates on the subject of rebirth 2015-08-16T14:26:08.883

7 Depersonalization phenomenon as described in the Pali Canon 2015-09-23T01:25:33.037

7 Is there a legendary biography of Avalokitesvara/Kwan-Yin/Chenrezig? 2015-11-03T13:21:25.930

7 Recommendation - Book for beginner 2015-11-27T08:56:28.517

7 Stages of the Bardo 2015-12-25T11:54:57.977

7 What is the meaning of the Zen quote: "Before Enlightenment chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment chop wood, carry water"? 2016-07-19T11:09:57.903

6 Where is the Buddha originally quoted as saying "On heaven and earth, I alone am honored"? 2014-06-17T21:36:46.240

6 Which canon and traditions does the Flower Sermon text belong to? 2014-08-23T16:39:24.640

6 Is there a compassion only Buddhist path? 2014-10-11T16:20:59.363

6 Can following Buddhist practices help me in my studies? 2014-11-30T09:03:03.703

6 The Abhidamma Pitaka 2014-12-16T17:49:58.727

6 Are there examples of the Buddha showing humour in the Pali Canon? 2015-03-12T11:10:04.717

6 What books address various difficulties that may arise during various stages of meditation practice? 2015-05-26T12:21:24.523

6 Buddha's advice regarding meditation practice 2015-06-26T02:00:48.643

6 Buddhavamsa Translations? 2015-06-30T13:56:09.083

6 Prajñāpāramitā Hṛdaya Sūtra in Sanskrit with English translation 2015-06-30T23:08:59.547

6 Ledi Sayadaw's "Anatta Dipani" in English? (And Ledi/Saya Thet relationship) 2015-09-09T13:59:36.570

6 What are 'suttas of indirect meaning' in the Pali canon? 2015-09-19T12:55:58.060

6 Breath patterns in texts 2015-10-04T19:47:13.140

6 Buddhism and economics 2016-02-21T05:05:20.950

6 What are some resources on Mahayana forms of Meditation? 2016-09-22T11:31:45.013

6 When the Buddha changes his mind to teach 2017-06-22T11:27:37.833

5 Sutras in Western Buddhism? 2014-06-28T18:17:48.493

5 Is there some scripture reference to dream yoga? 2014-07-02T23:31:11.817

5 What were the conditions laid down by Ananda when asked to be Buddhas personal attendant? 2014-09-20T13:49:59.290

5 Where is the story that Buddha was worried about a monk who meditated with a straight back? 2014-09-28T12:59:43.553

5 Sleep, references to the buddha and other arhats 2014-10-07T02:53:31.603

5 "When the iron bird flies and horses run on wheels, the dharma will come to the land of the red faces" 2014-12-29T14:23:04.573

5 Has lord Buddha ever told something like this? 2015-01-20T11:58:01.823

5 What are some entertaining/fictional movies, books, etc. about Buddhadharma or Buddha himself? 2015-01-23T22:43:11.253

5 What Buddhist Software is there? 2015-03-18T20:09:54.420

5 Which sutta is it in which Sariputta asks his disciples .. friend if someone asks, is the world eternal 2015-05-21T20:18:14.963

5 Can Buddhists see into the future? 2015-06-17T18:09:35.267

5 Are these valid Buddha quotes? 2015-07-01T16:43:33.830

5 Who said "cease to do evil learn to do good purify the heart"? 2015-07-24T17:39:42.917

5 Where is the mind referred to as being luminous? 2015-08-01T10:18:20.523

5 When did the Buddha get surrounded by lots of animals? 2015-08-29T21:56:50.277

5 Quantified Self and Meditation 2015-09-14T17:09:41.050

5 What is the Buddhist term for each moment being subtlety unique? 2015-09-20T05:00:55.267

5 Accurate translation of "Satipatthana Sutta" 2015-11-03T16:08:20.503

5 The path of jhana vs the path of dry insight 2015-11-28T22:18:53.487

5 Thoughts in Daily Life 2015-12-16T10:40:29.467

5 What number Jataka tale does this story come from? 2015-12-16T14:41:21.453

5 Did Buddha say "this is the Middle Way"? 2015-12-17T09:28:05.223

5 What are good resources to study the historic evolution and comparative studies of Abhidhamma 2015-12-19T08:24:01.740

5 Iconography in Buddhism - from the Greeks? And why isn't the Buddha bald? 2015-12-26T06:48:16.280

5 Tibetan Mahayana 2015-12-28T04:06:02.480

5 What is the origin of the Buddhist expression "Practice as if your hair is on fire"? 2016-01-02T13:08:05.610

5 What are good Buddhist Blogs / articles sites / resource sites out there? 2016-01-04T03:58:06.050

5 Which is the most read journal on Buddhism? 2016-01-11T17:27:51.460

5 Law of Karma in the Buddha's own words 2016-02-11T09:05:20.573

5 Which Hindrances are counteracted or enhance by the 37 and Jhana Factors? 2016-02-25T07:54:56.450

5 What is the "nature of reality" according to the Buddha? 2016-03-10T06:36:34.433

5 Where does it say Siddhartha Gautama mastered all types of meditation? 2016-09-04T01:59:40.153

5 Can anyone identify which suttas these quotes (having to do with the sense of self) come from? 2016-09-20T14:50:45.153

5 Dejection and Sensuality 2017-06-14T02:15:16.650

5 Sutta Question about 4 ways of debating 2017-11-04T09:10:15.853

4 What is the text in which the Buddha gets a migraine? 2014-09-20T17:58:47.840

4 What is the story where some of the Buddha's followers commit suicide? 2014-09-29T18:23:13.387

4 Help locating a Jataka Tale 2014-10-06T02:57:47.620

4 Looking for negative reference to women in the Avatamsaka Sutra 2015-01-21T17:59:54.367

4 Monks and politics 2015-01-26T15:21:27.560

4 Where does the Buddha mention a craving for non-existence? 2015-02-21T09:41:55.427

4 Where can I find video Dharma talks? 2015-03-18T18:17:44.460

4 Shariputra and a bodhisattva losing bodhicitta 2015-05-03T06:23:51.580

4 Looking for a book that covers the biography of the Buddha's life 2015-06-28T05:12:14.310

4 What is the truth that you deny? 2015-06-30T20:25:33.720

4 Looking for info on the Ven. Mahasi Sayadaw tradition 2015-07-15T16:44:43.947

4 Halo on the Buddha 2015-07-15T19:42:51.803

4 How might Buddha have seen how far the gratification, danger and escape extend? 2015-07-20T03:26:49.303

4 What is the origin of the Five Enobling Virtues? 2015-08-12T07:42:23.323

4 Where can I find an English translation of the Buddhavatamasaka Sutra? 2015-09-09T14:47:11.160

4 Can anyone recommend some guided anapanasati resources on the Web? 2015-10-27T09:31:21.000

4 Secularized Buddhism 2015-12-03T18:02:24.593

4 Death vs Birth - Birth & Death of what? 2015-12-06T22:55:11.163

4 Saying Grace before meals 2015-12-07T09:59:41.080

4 What is a "sentient being" in Tibetan Buddhism? 2015-12-08T12:02:13.170

4 Resources to study the Abhidharma in the East/North Asian schools of Buddhism (e,g, Mahayana, Tibetan, Yogacara, Dharmaguptaka, etc.) 2015-12-19T07:57:00.553

4 What are good resources to study the Abhidhamma of Central/South Asia Schools (e.g. Sthaviravāda, Sarvāstivāda, Dharmaguptaka, Mūlasarvāstivāda, etc.) 2015-12-19T08:29:46.113

4 Female Zen teachers and writers 2015-12-21T08:34:03.410

4 What did the Buddha say about reincarnation? 2016-01-06T12:50:24.943