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by yuttadhammo
Mon Oct 15, 2012 2:52 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Tipitaka on an Android phone
Replies: 3
Views: 1782

Re: Tipitaka on an Android phone

There is now a Roman-script Android Tipitaka on Google Play, complete with dictionaries and even ability to view the AccessToInsight archive: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.yuttadhammo.tipitaka&hl=en" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I've also added the apk file to Gi...
by yuttadhammo
Sat Aug 11, 2012 2:21 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Copyright on the Dhamma
Replies: 51
Views: 6010

Re: Copyright on the Dhamma

And as you know, ATI offers Ven. Ñāṇamoli's translation of The Path of Purification for free download. And BPS offers many free publications in their Online Library . All things considered, there is a significant number of Pāli texts freely available in English translation. Yes, this is true... but...
by yuttadhammo
Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:48 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Copyright on the Dhamma
Replies: 51
Views: 6010

Re: Copyright on the Dhamma

So, who is going to pay for all of this? That's a bit of a ridiculous question, considering that the majority of the Buddhist world can and does pay for the writing, translating, editing, publishing, and distribution of millions of copies of dhamma books every day. The dearth of good English transl...
by yuttadhammo
Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:12 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Copyright on the Dhamma
Replies: 51
Views: 6010

Re: Copyright on the Dhamma

So, who is going to pay for all of this? That's a bit of a ridiculous question, considering that the majority of the Buddhist world can and does pay for the writing, translating, editing, publishing, and distribution of millions of copies of dhamma books every day. The dearth of good English transl...
by yuttadhammo
Sat Dec 31, 2011 12:49 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Digital Pali Reader (DPR) software program.
Replies: 42
Views: 11126

Re: Digital Pali Reader (DPR) software program.

Just another update, now the DPR can export html files from sections or even groups of sections, and can analyze Pali text from a webpage as well.
by yuttadhammo
Sat Dec 31, 2011 12:47 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Tipitaka on an Android phone
Replies: 3
Views: 1782

Re: Tipitaka on an Android phone

On the topic, here are some other useful apps for Android PED, CPED, CEPD, and DPPN: https://market.android.com/details?id=org.yuttadhammo.cped" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Dhammapada in English and Pali: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.appamatto.dhp#?t=W251bGwsMSwxLDIxMi...
by yuttadhammo
Sat Dec 31, 2011 12:42 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Android font for reading Pali on device?
Replies: 3
Views: 1983

Re: Android font for reading Pali on device?

Bhante Pesala made a neat subset font for PDA by request some time back: http://www.aimwell.org/assets/VerajjaPDA.zip" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; That's what was used in the Pali Dictionary Resources for android: https://market.android.com/details?id=org.yuttadhammo.cped" onclick=...
by yuttadhammo
Thu Dec 22, 2011 11:51 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: 2012 Uposatha Calendar...
Replies: 8
Views: 1502

Re: 2012 Uposatha Calendar...

Here's a Google Calendar version adapted from ATI Uposatha Days for 2012... computer generated, so hopefully no errors: XML: https://www.google.com/calendar/feeds/d953mertfdkdmihmfjtpsurrhc%40group.calendar.google.com/public/basic" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; iCal: https://www.goog...
by yuttadhammo
Sat Dec 10, 2011 10:21 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Venerable Ajahn Jumnien is doing what ?
Replies: 27
Views: 6668

Re: Venerable Ajahn Jumnien is doing what ?

re: wrong livelihood, read the Mahasila of the Brahmajala Sutta ... it doesn't matter whether a monk is conning people, if, while living off food given by the faithful (saddhādeyyāni bhojanāni bhuñjitvā), he does any sort of work for lay people, this is considered wrong livelihood, corruption of fam...
by yuttadhammo
Sun Oct 30, 2011 3:56 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: 1000 Bhikkhunis in the World
Replies: 70
Views: 6813

Re: 1000 Bhikkhunis in the World

Sacha G wrote:Hi
I read somewhere that there were currently around 1000 bhikkhunis in the world (in the Theravada tradition).
There are over 1,000,000 bhikkhus in the world... quantity ≠ quality.
by yuttadhammo
Sun Oct 30, 2011 3:52 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Stack Exchange Q&A site enter's "Commitment" stage
Replies: 0
Views: 546

Stack Exchange Q&A site enter's "Commitment" stage

Hey everyone; just a note in case anyone is interested in such things... Stack Exchange’s Buddhism Q&A forum has entered “Commitment” stage :) please join and commit to this worthy project: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/19564/buddhism?referrer=mGwyzKTAhcX45nObOvndrg2" onclick="window.ope...
by yuttadhammo
Tue Oct 18, 2011 3:44 pm
Forum: Pāli
Topic: pali dictionary iphone app...
Replies: 1
Views: 836

Re: pali dictionary iphone app...

I have an Android app with CPED lookup... Sorry, no iPhone version.
by yuttadhammo
Sun Jul 10, 2011 2:11 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Buddhist Q&A Forum (ala StackExchange)
Replies: 1
Views: 576

Buddhist Q&A Forum (ala StackExchange)

Just wanted to pop in and pass along this link in case anyone here is interested in starting a Buddhist Q&A forum. There are plans in the works for adding a StackExchange for Buddhism, and they only need 16 more participants to meet the quota for acceptance. If you're interested, here's the link: ht...
by yuttadhammo
Wed May 11, 2011 4:54 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Happy Birthday venerable Yuttadhammo
Replies: 9
Views: 934

Re: Happy Birthday venerable Yuttadhammo

Thanks all... actually my monk's birthday is Dec. 4th; I'll be 10 this year. I'm not here much anymore, other things in my almsbowl (i.e. on my plate). I've started an experiment that might be of interest to people here: http://ask.sirimangalo.org/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; it's...
by yuttadhammo
Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:56 am
Forum: Pāli
Topic: Digital Pali Reader (DPR) software program.
Replies: 42
Views: 11126

Re: Digital Pali Reader (DPR) software program.

Just a note that the Abhidhammattha Sangaha is now included in the DPR, and we're at our first Beta release :twothumbsup: