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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
the two e. and the middle path; s. majjhima-patipadā.
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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Full-text (+12): Samanyapaksha, Sadharanapaksha, Ati, Majjhima Patipada, Anumajjha, Kama Sukh Allikanuyoga, Ati-tethem-mati, Dharmanusmriti, Ardhavata, Atta Kilamatha, Anavaragrashunyata, Anavaragra, Pitta, Atokata, Anantamadhya, Vedem Pika, Buddhist Philosophy, Trinabindu, Aranavibhanga Sutta, Lomahamsa Jataka.
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Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
II.1. Dharma skillfully presented < [II. Recollection of the Dharma (dharmānusmṛti)]
B. Dharmaśūnyatā < [I. The twofold emptiness in the canonical sūtras]
II. The ten powers (bala) of the Bodhisattva < [Part 2 - The ten powers and the four fearlessnesses according to the Mahāyāna]
A Heart Released (by Phra Ajaan Mun Bhuridatta Thera)
The Buddha's First Sermon < [Forty-five Years Of Teaching]
He Finds The Middle Way < [The Awakening]
Buddha, the Word (by Nyanatiloka Mahathera)
Part 4 - Fourth Truth < [Part 1 - The Four Noble Truths]
Part 1 - First Step < [Part 2 - The Eightfold Path]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Text Section 158 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
Text Section 100 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
Text Section 117 < [Khenpo Chöga’s Oral Explanations]
The Great Chariot (by Longchenpa)
Part 2a.4 - How to realize dharmata < [B. The gradation of powers of those who meditate into high, middle, and low]
E. Dedicating the merit of the situation < [Chapter II - The Impermanence of Life]
Part 3c - The peaceful dharmakaya < [B. The explanation of the kayas and wisdoms]