# What’s New

- 31-Aug-2024
- Translations added:
- MĀ 137 The World
- MĀ 139 The Path of Calming
- MĀ 140 The Extreme
- 21-Aug-2024
- Translations added:
- MĀ 25 Water Parables
- MĀ 159 Agrahana
- 20-Aug-2024
- Added MĀ 13 Crossings
- 2-Aug-2024
- Added MĀ 106 Conceptions
- 1-Aug-2024
- Translations added:
- MĀ 95 Abiding in Qualities
- MĀ 96 Not Having
- 31-Jul-2024
- Translations added:
- MĀ 41 The Prominent Man Hastaka (2)
- MĀ 92 The Analogy of the Blue and White Lotus Flowers
- 27-Jun-2024
- Added MĀ 12 Vāṣpa
- 28-May-2024
- Added MĀ 29 Mahākauṣṭhila
- 27-May-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 4.2 The Four Noble Truths
- SĀ 4.3 The Four Noble Truths (2)
- SĀ 4.4 The Four Noble Truths (3)
- SĀ 4.5 The Four Noble Truths (4)
- SĀ 4.6 The Four Noble Truths (5)
- SĀ 4.7 The Four Noble Truths (6)
- SĀ 4.8 The Four Noble Truths (7)
- SĀ 4.9 The Four Noble Truths (8)
- SĀ 4.10 The Four Noble Truths (9)
- SĀ 4.11 The King of Doctors
- 12-May-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 3.3 Gautama
- SĀ 3.4 Gautama (2)
- SĀ 3.5 An Ancient City
- SĀ 3.6 Three Reeds
- SĀ 3.7 Untaught
- 5-May-2024
- Added SĀ 26.11 Haimavata
- 16-Apr-2024
- Added SĀ 1.178 Satyaka
- 28-Mar-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.54 Scolding Tiṣya
- SĀ 1.55 Concepts
- SĀ 1.56 Arising and Ceasing
- SĀ 1.57 Delight
- SĀ 1.58 Discernment
- 17-Mar-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 2.9 Free of Desire (2)
- SĀ 2.10 Delight in Suffering
- SĀ 2.11-14 Impermanent, Painful, Empty, and Not Self
- SĀ 2.15-39 Everything
- SĀ 2.40 Burning
- SĀ 2.41-48 Rāhula (1-8)
- SĀ 2.49-56 Rāhula (9-16)
- SĀ 2.57 Rāhula (17)
- SĀ 2.58-74 How to End the Contaminants, et al
- 10-Feb-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.50 Lack of Knowledge (2)
- SĀ 1.51 The River Torrent
- SĀ 1.52 Jeta’s Grove
- 4-Feb-2024
- Added SĀ 1.48 Bubbles and Foam
- 1-Feb-2024
- Added SĀ 2.221 Nanda Teaches the Nuns
- 22-Jan-2024
- Added SĀ 1.47 A Clod of Dirt
- 18-Jan-2024
- Added SĀ 1.53 The Concept of Impermanence
- 9-Jan-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.46 Should Be Taught
- SĀ 1.49 Lack of Knowledge
- 8-Jan-2024
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.43 Cessation
- SĀ 1.44 Pūrṇa
- SĀ 1.45 Chandaka
- 30-Dec-2023
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.37 Śroṇa (2)
- SĀ 1.38 Śroṇa (3)
- SĀ 1.39 Ignorance
- SĀ 1.40 Ignorance (2)
- SĀ 1.41 Ignorance (3)
- 27-Dec-2023
- SĀ 1.31 Well Versed
- SĀ 1.32 The Well Taught Dharma
- SĀ 1.33 Going from One Principle to the Next
- SĀ 1.34 Nirvāṇa
- SĀ 1.35 Samṛddhi’s Question
- SĀ 1.36 Śroṇa
- 21-Dec-2023
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.30 Rāhula’s Question (2)
- 20-Dec-2023
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.25 Tying Bonds
- SĀ 1.26 What Affects
- SĀ 1.27 Shaken
- SĀ 1.28 Kappa’s Question
- SĀ 1.29 Rāhula’s Question
- 19-Dec-2023
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.23 Not Mine
- SĀ 1.24 Not Another’s
- 31-Aug-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 16.1 Nanda
- 30-Aug-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 15.1 Two Kinds of Views
- EĀ 15.2 Two Kinds of Views (2)
- EĀ 15.3 Two Kinds of Gifts
- EĀ 15.4 Two Kinds of Work
- EĀ 15.5 Two Kinds of Favors
- EĀ 15.6 Two Signs of a Fool
- EĀ 15.7 Honoring the Tathāgata
- EĀ 15.8 Honoring the Dharma
- EĀ 15.9 Honoring the Tathāgata’s Shrine
- EĀ 15.10 Right View
- 31-Jul-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 14.5 Wrong Sex
- EĀ 14.6 No Wrong Sex
- EĀ 14.7 False Speech
- EĀ 14.8 Not Speaking Falsely
- EĀ 14.9 Drinking Alcohol
- EĀ 14.10 Not Drinking Alcohol
- 27-Jul-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 14.1 Killing Beings
- EĀ 14.2 Not Killing Beings
- EĀ 14.3 Stealing
- EĀ 14.4 Generosity
- 25-Jul-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 13.5 Nakula
- EĀ 13.6 Good Deeds
- EĀ 13.7 Śakra the Lord of Gods
- 23-Jul-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 13.3 Nāḷijaṅgha
- EĀ 13.4 Nakula
- 12-Jul-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 12.10 Śrīla
- EĀ 13.1 Surādha
- EĀ 13.2 Enjoyment of Desires
- 30-Jun-2023
- Revised MĀ 1 The Good Dharma
- Translations added:
- EĀ 12.6 Senior Years
- EĀ 12.7 Devadatta
- EĀ 12.8 Devadatta (2)
- EĀ 12.9 Skin
- 29-Jun-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 12.2 Spitefulness
- EĀ 12.3 The Most Honored
- EĀ 12.4 Watching over the Sick
- EĀ 12.5 Praise and Slander
- 28-Jun-2023
- Revised EĀ 12.1 The Abodes of Mindfulness
- 7-May-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 11.7 Alms
- EĀ 11.8 Alms (2)
- EĀ 11.9 Devadatta
- EĀ 11.10 Devadatta (2)
- 8-Apr-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 11.6 Heart (2)
- MĀ 57 A Teaching for the Monks
- MĀ 85 The Genuine Person
- 2-Apr-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 10.8 Māra the Wicked One
- EĀ 10.9 Bad Destinies
- EĀ 10.10 One Person
- EĀ 11.1 Non-Returning (1)
- EĀ 11.2 Non-Returning (2)
- EĀ 11.3 Non-Returning (3)
- EĀ 11.4 Non-Returning (4)
- EĀ 11.5 Heart
- 27-Mar-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 10.6 The Stingy and the Tireless
- EĀ 10.7 Merits of Generosity
- 23-Mar-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 10.3 Recollecting Generosity
- EĀ 10.4 Generosity
- EĀ 10.5 Generosity (2)
- 20-Mar-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 9.9 Notions of Desire
- EĀ 9.10 Notions of Desire (2)
- EĀ 10.1 No Pride
- EĀ 10.2 No Pride (2)
- 3-Mar-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 9.6 Birth in Heaven
- EĀ 9.7 A Man’s Perception
- EĀ 9.8 A Woman’s Perception
- 15-Feb-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 8.6 Factors of the Path
- EĀ 8.7 Disappearance
- EĀ 8.8 Belief
- EĀ 8.9 Flourishing
- EĀ 8.10 Unmatched
- EĀ 9.1 The Laywoman
- EĀ 9.2 The Laywoman (2)
- EĀ 9.3 The Mind
- EĀ 9.4 The Mind (2)
- EĀ 9.5 Downfall
- 7-Feb-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 8.1 Asura
- EĀ 8.2 Beneficial
- EĀ 8.3 The Single-File Path
- EĀ 8.4 The Light
- EĀ 8.5 The Darkness
- 6-Feb-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 3.7 Peace
- EĀ 3.8 Breathing
- EĀ 3.9 The Body
- EĀ 3.10 Death
- 1-Feb-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 3.5 Generosity
- EĀ 3.6 The Gods
- 31-Jan-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 3.3 The Saṅgha
- EĀ 3.4 The Precepts
- 30-Jan-2023
- Translations added:
- EĀ 3.1 The Buddha
- EĀ 3.2 The Dharma
- 15-Jan-2023
- Added MĀ 153 Sugandika
- 7-Jan-2023
- Added EĀ 1.1 Introduction
- 28-Nov-2022
- Translations added:
- MĀ 56 Meghiya
- MĀ 58 The Seven Treasures
- MĀ 84 Thornless
- MĀ 127 Fields of Merit
- 30-Jul-2022
- Added DĀ 19 The Great Congregation
- The initial release of the Long Discourses is complete!
- 3-Jul-2022
- Added DĀ 30, Chapter 12: The Origins of the World
- 1-Jul-2022
- Translations added:
- DĀ 30, Chapter 8: The Trāyastriṃśa Gods
- DĀ 30, Chapter 9: Three Catastrophes
- DĀ 30, Chapter 10: War
- DĀ 30, Chapter 11: Three Medium Eons
- 31-May-2022
- Translations added:
- DĀ 30, Chapter 1: The Continent of Jambudvīpa
- DĀ 30, Chapter 2: Uttarakuru
- DĀ 30, Chapter 3: Noble Wheel-Turning Kings
- DĀ 30, Chapter 4: The Hells
- DĀ 30, Chapter 5: Nāgas and Garuḍas
- DĀ 30, Chapter 6: The Asuras
- DĀ 30, Chapter 7: The Four God Kings
- 9-May-2022
- Translations added:
- DĀ 2 The Final Journey
- MĀ 15 Intention
- MĀ 55 Nirvāṇa
- SĀ 3.1 (283) Planting a Tree
- SĀ 3.2 (284) A Great Tree
- 17-Apr-2022
- Added DĀ 1 The Great Legend
- 25-Mar-2022
- Added MĀ 210 The Nun Dharmadinnā
- 2-Feb-2022
- Added DĀ 23 Kūṭatāṇḍya
- 31-Jan-2022
- Added DĀ 10 Going Up to Ten
- 2-Nov-2021
- Added DĀ 7 Padāśva
- 19-Oct-2021
- Added DĀ 17 Purification
- 7-Oct-2021
- Added DĀ 15 Anomiya
- Web design changes: Switched to Google Fonts (Merriweather, Noto Serif, and Noto Sans), softened the yellow background, and changed link styling.
- 3-Sep-2021
- Added DĀ 14 Questions Asked by Śakra the Lord of Gods
- 2-Sep-2021
- Added MĀ 176 Dhyāna Practitioners
- 1-Sep-2021
- Translations added:
- DĀ 3 Govinda
- MĀ 83 A Senior Elder’s Drowsiness
- MĀ 101 Progressive Mental States
- 14-Aug-2021
- Added Dvs 1.3 Like Cattle Led to Their Slaughter
- 10-Aug-2021
- Added DĀ 28 [Poṭṭhapāda]
- 9-Aug-2021
- Added DĀ 26 Knowledge of the Three Vedas
- 8-Aug-2021
- Added DĀ 20 Ambāṣṭha
- 23-Jul-2021
- Added DĀ 18 Personal Gladness
- 2-Jul-2021
- Added DĀ 9 The Gathered Saṅgha
- 28-Jun-2021
- Added DĀ 6 The Noble Wheel-Turning King’s Cultivation
- 1-Jun-2021
- Added DĀ 5 Smaller Teaching on Origination
- 21-May-2021
- Added DĀ 25 The Naked Wanderer
- 17-May-2021
- Added DĀ 16 Sujata
- 29-Apr-2021
- Added DĀ 8 Sandhāna
- 25-Apr-2021
- Translations added:
- DĀ 13 The Great Method of Conditionality
- SĀ 2.129 The End of the World
- SĀ 2.130 Having a Teacher and a Disciple
- 13-Apr-2021
- Translations added:
- SĀ 2.1 Impermanent
- SĀ 2.2 Painful
- SĀ 2.3 Empty
- SĀ 2.4 Not Self
- SĀ 2.5 Correctly Contemplated
- SĀ 2.6 Not Knowing
- SĀ 2.7 Not Knowing (2)
- SĀ 2.8 Not Knowing (3)
- SĀ 2.123 Samṛddhi
- SĀ 2.124 Samṛddhi (2)
- SĀ 2.125 Samṛddhi (3)
- SĀ 2.126 Samṛddhi (4)
- SĀ 2.127 Samṛddhi (5)
- SĀ 2.128 The World
- 7-Apr-2021
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.153 Five Turns
- SĀ 1.159 Faithful
- SĀ 1.160 Faithful (2)
- SĀ 1.161 Ānanda
- SĀ 1.163 What’s Destroyed
- 2-Apr-2021
- Added DĀ 4 Janavṛṣabha
- 27-Mar-2021
- Translations added:
- DĀ 24 Dhruva
- SĀ 1.19 Enjoyment
- SĀ 1.20 Enjoyment (2)
- SĀ 1.21 Tendencies
- SĀ 1.22 Proliferation
- 8-Mar-2021
- Added MĀ 8 Seven Suns
- 28-Feb-2021
- Translation added:
- DĀ 11 Increasing One by One
- DĀ 12 Three Categories
- DĀ 22 Śroṇatāṇḍya
- 23-Feb-2021
- Added Dvs 1.2 King Prasenajit’s Queen
- 21-Feb-2021
- Added Dvs 1.1 Śakra Attains Stream Entry
- 11-Feb-2021
- Translations added:
- SĀ 25.57 Crossing the Flood
- SĀ2 180 Crossing the Flood
- 1-Feb-2021
- Added DĀ 21 Brahmā’s Shaking
- 14-Dec-2020
- Translations added:
- EĀ 24.6 The Three Sabbath Days
- T781 The Ten Powers
- T802 Confidence in the Knowledge Powers
- 9-Dec-2020
- Translation added:
- SĀ 1.143 Impermanent
- SĀ 1.172 Yamaka
- SĀ 4.55 A Handful of Leaves
- SĀ 19.15 The Sabbath Days
- SĀ2 46 The Eighth Day
- T780 The Ten Powers
- 6-December-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.18 Cause and Condition (2)
- SĀ 1.138 Pūraṇa
- SĀ 1.158 Past, Future, and Present Aggregates
- SĀ 6.5 Poison Arrows
- 15-Nov-2020
- Added MĀ 146 Parable of the Elephant’s Footprint
- 11-Nov-2020
- Added T757 Hair-Raising Joy
- 9-Nov-2020
- Added EĀ 31.8 The Bodhisattva’s Austerities
- 1-Nov-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.150 Lowly
- SĀ 1.151 Seeds
- SĀ 1.152 Blockage
- SĀ 7.10 The Archer
- SĀ 11.41 The Tathāgata and the Arhat
- SĀ 11.58 Ten Powers
- 31-Oct-2020
- Translations added:
- EĀ 2.1 The Buddha
- EĀ 2.2 The Teaching
- EĀ 2.3 The Assembly
- EĀ 2.4 Precepts
- EĀ 2.5 Generosity
- EĀ 2.6 Gods
- EĀ 2.7 Calmness
- EĀ 2.8 Breathing
- EĀ 2.9 Body
- EĀ 2.10 Death
- EĀ 27.6 Four Kinds of Fearlessness
- EĀ 46.4 Ten Powers
- EĀ 50.6 Knowledge of Rebirth
- 5-Oct-2020
- Added SĀ 1.42 Direct Realization
- 30-Sep-2020
- Translations added:
- MĀ 200 Ariṣṭa
- SĀ 35.1 The Six Abodes of Views
- 28-Sep-2020
- Added EĀ 50.8 The Snake Parable
- 27-Sep-2020
- Added EĀ 43.5 The Parable of the Raft
- 24-Sep-2020
- Added EĀ 24.5 Miraculous Transformations
- 21-Sep-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.16 Teaching Liberation
- SĀ 1.17 Cause and Condition
- 20-Sep-2020
- Translations added:
- Itvṛ 83 The Search
- 19-Sep-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.11 Past
- SĀ 1.12 Past (2)
- SĀ 1.13 Past (3)
- SĀ 1.14 Past (4)
- SĀ 1.15 Teaching Disillusionment
- 18-Sep-2020
- Added EĀ 19.1 Brahmā’s Request
- 31-Aug-2020
- Translations added:
- T112 The Eightfold Right Path
- T101, Sūtra 15
- 29-Aug-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.148 Sixteen Monks
- SĀ 1.149 Self
- T110 The Three Turnings of the Dharma Wheel
- 28-Aug-2020
- Translations added:
- SĀ 1.145 The Aggregates Are Not Self
- SĀ 1.146 The Aggregates Are Not Self (2)
- SĀ 1.147 Three upright Men
- T102 The Five Aggregates Are Empty
- 27-Aug-2020
- Added T109 Turning the Dharma Wheel Sutra
- 26-Aug-2020
- Added MĀ 204 Raṃbhaka
- 5-Aug-2020
- Translations added:
- DĀ 27 The Fruits of the Ascetics
- EĀ 12.1 The Four Stations of Mindfulness
- EĀ 19.2 Two Things
- EĀ 43.7 The Fruits of the Ascetics
- 27-Jul-2020
- Added MĀ 17 Gāminī
- 24-Jul-2020
- Translations added:
- MĀ 11 The Rock Salt Parable
- MĀ 31 Discernment of the Noble Truths
- MĀ 98 The Abodes of Mindfulness
- SĀ 4.1 Turning the Dharma Wheel
- SĀ 12.20 Junior Monks
- SĀ 12.21 Fruitful Monks
- SĀ 12.30 A Certain Monk
- SĀ 12.33 Seven Fruits
- SĀ 12.34 Abodes of Mindfulness
- SĀ 12.37 Seven Fruits
- SĀ 13.74 The Eightfold Path
- SĀ 13.75 The Eightfold Path (2)
- SĀ 14.3 Cultivating Mindfulness of Breathing
- SĀ 14.17 Attaining Four, Seven, and Two Things
- SĀ 35.7 The Cause of Attachment and Sorrow
- SĀ 35.40 Wrong View Regarding Actions
- SĀ 35.43 Wrong View Regarding Personal Ability
- SĀ 35.46 Wrong View Regarding the Afterlife
- SĀ 35.49 Wrong View Regarding Affliction
- SĀ 35.52 Wrong View Regarding Purity
- SĀ 35.55 Wrong View Regarding the Lack of Knowing and Seeing
- SĀ 35.58 Wrong View Regarding Knowing and Seeing
- SĀ 35.61 Wrong View Regarding Actions
- SĀ 35.64 Wrong View Regarding Actions
- SĀ 35.67 Wrong View Regarding Rebirth
- 22-Jul-2020
- Added MĀ 16 The Kālāmas
- 30-Jun-2020
- Translations added:
- MĀ 9 Seven Chariots
- MĀ 10 Ending the Contaminants
- MĀ 82 Crickets
- MĀ 186 Inquiry
- 31-May-2020
- Added MĀ 81 Mindfulness of Body
- 7-May-2020
- Added MĀ 80 The Rough Cloth
- 25-Apr-2020
- Translations added:
- MĀ 42 What Purpose
- MA 43 Don’t Think
- MĀ 44 Mindfulness
- MĀ 45 Conscience and Modesty
- MĀ 46 Conscience and Modesty (2)
- MĀ 47 Precepts
- MĀ 48 Precepts (2)
- MĀ 49 Veneration
- MĀ 50 Veneration (2)
- MĀ 51 The Origin
- 22-Apr-2020
- Added MĀ 79 The Greater Gods
- 8-Apr-2020
- Added MĀ 78 Brahmā’s Invitation to the Buddha
- 30-Mar-2020
- Added MĀ 77 The Three Clansmen of Sāketa
- 7-Mar-2020
- Added MĀ 76 [Ugracelā]
- 4-Mar-2020
- Added MĀ 75 The Pure Way to the Imperturbable
- 29-Feb-2020
- Added MĀ 74 Eight Thoughts
- 24-Feb-2020
- Added MĀ 73 The Gods
- 19-Feb-2020
- Added MĀ 72 The Legend of King Dīrghāyu
- 10-Nov-2019
- Added SĀ 13.24-30
- 5-Nov-2019
- Added SĀ 13.15-23
- 1-Nov-2019
- Added SĀ 13.8-10
- 27-Oct-2019
- Added SĀ 1.5-10
- 23-Oct-2019
- Added SĀ 1.1-4
- 22-Oct-2019
- Published table of contents for The Related Discourses based on Yinshun’s reconstructed version. It includes 7 parts and 51 groups of sutras.
- 14-Oct-2019
- Sutras 748-754 and 758-761 have been added to the Related Discourses.
- 11-Oct-2019
- The first "official" update released. Aside from an improved web design, it includes translations of Sutra 29 of the Long Discourses and Sutras 1-7 of the Medium Discourses.
- 15-Sep-2019
- The
*Dharma Pearls*repo on Github goes public and is published on Github Pages. This was a broken web design. The release was simply to walk-through the Github Pages deployment process.