By Rune E. A. Johansson
Pali is likely one of the heart Indian Idioms and the classical language of Theravada
Buddhism. it truly is for that reason vital either to linguists and to scholars of Buddhism. This
book is a straightforward creation to it. however it isn't a e-book in regards to the language - it's a
plunge at once into it It facilities on a suite of unique texts, each one chosen as an
especially vital or appealing formula of a few Buddhist proposal. by way of a
vocabulary. translation and statement, each one textual content is defined so concretely that you
can learn It at once, with out uninteresting arrangements. a lot recognition is dedicated to the many
technical phrases, that have pissed off such a lot of Western explorers of Buddhism. For
reference, a grammar is supplied And the linguist will locate Sanskrit parallels to many of
the phrases and a different bankruptcy evaluating the 2 languages.
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