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The Udana and the Itivuttaka, translated by John D. Ireland

The Udāna is the third book of the Khuddaka Nikaya. Each of its eighty short suttas ends in a short verse uttered by the Buddha. The suttas are arranged into eight chapters or vaggas. The Itivuttaka is composed of 112 short discourses, each beginning and ending with a statement that the words are those of … Continue reading The Udana and the Itivuttaka, translated by John D. Ireland