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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
(in morality, wisdom, etc.): s. hāna-bhāgiya-sīla. - Liable to °, parihāna-dhamma.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 4.7 < [Chapter 4 - Jñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Transcendental Knowledge)]
Verse 4.8 < [Chapter 4 - Jñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Transcendental Knowledge)]
Re-establishing the Doctrine of Parakīyā < [Introduction (to the Hindi edition)]
Gemstones of the Good Dhamma (by Ven. S. Dhammika)
Rivers in Ancient India (study) (by Archana Sarma)
14. The river Gomatī and its present status < [Chapter 6 - Changing trends of the Rivers from Vedic to Purāṇic Age]
Introduction (changing pattern of the rivers) < [Chapter 5 - Rivers in the Purāṇic Literature]
The Book of Protection (by Piyadassi Thera)
Guhyagarbha Tantra (with Commentary) (by Gyurme Dorje)
Commentary 1.4: Retribution exacted for not Guarding the Commitments < [Chapter 19 (Text And Commentary)]
Text 3.17 (Commentary) < [Chapter 3 (text and commentary)]
Chapter 3 - The Establishment of All Dharmas < [Chapter 3 (text and commentary)]
Living Dhamma (by Ajahn Chah)