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by sphairos
Mon Jun 21, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Early Buddhism
Topic: What language did the Buddha speak?
Replies: 47
Views: 22761

Re: What language did the Buddha speak?

Mama ṃ etad cetaso parivitakko udapādi : ( This train of thought occurred to me ) What if Buddha spoke two or more different languages? it has never crossed my mind, though it seems plausible: Ancient Indians knew many slightly different languages, and for the learned middle and high social class o...
by sphairos
Mon Jun 21, 2010 8:19 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Where can i find an audio of suttas declamations
Replies: 3
Views: 536

Re: Where can i find an audio of suttas declamations

cooran, jcsuperstar

Thank you, I should have made it clear that i'm interested only in the recitations of the original Pali texts.

I enjoyed very much the style of venerable K. Rathanasara. It would be great to have Satipatthana and Mahanidana suttas recited this way.
by sphairos
Mon Jun 21, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from a french "hardcore kid"
Replies: 16
Views: 1704

Re: Hello from a french "hardcore kid"

Cher ami, Dites-moi, s'il vous plaît, comment est-il - le "straight-edger" français (et comment cela veut dire en français?) Pardon mon français, il n'est pas très bon... I've always been curious about this. Never thought I could ask this to real Frenchman on a buddhist forum! :) What is the French ...
by sphairos
Mon Jun 21, 2010 6:18 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: My buddhist hardcore punk band!
Replies: 25
Views: 4355

Re: My buddhist hardcore punk band!

Admiral, thank you, this is just great.
by sphairos
Mon Jun 21, 2010 5:23 am
Forum: Theravāda for Beginners
Topic: Where can i find an audio of suttas declamations
Replies: 3
Views: 536

Where can i find an audio of suttas declamations

Dear friends, I would like to ask you, where can i find declamations or recitations of suttas being performed in "traditional way" by native East-Asian people (monks, probably). Now I'm interested in the Maha-nidana-, Satipatthana-, Anapanasati-, Nidana-samyutta's and Satipatthana-samyutta's suttas,...