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Some Sayings of the Buddha

An Anthology selected and translated by F L Woodward
Narrated by: Neville Jason
Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
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This rich selection of the Buddha’s teaching, taken from the Pali canon, remains one of the finest of the classic Buddhist anthologies in English.

F. L. Woodward, a key translator of the first half of the 20th century was a committed Buddhist as well as a scholar, and in Some Sayings of the Buddha, he created a handbook for succeeding generations, incorporating the main elements of the Buddha’s life, views and recommendations.

For this recording - incorporating more than 200 key extracts - the translation has been revised to bring the terminology up to date for the contemporary listener.

©1925 PD (P)2015 Ukemi Productions Ltd

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Requires good concentration

Should be listened to more than once. The teachings are too expansive to absorb in just a once or even twice go-around.

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absolutely beautiful work

excellent performance and narrated in a lovely way great knowledge ty for the wonderful book

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