Re: [Pali] Re: Samyutta Index & Reference Number Conversion Table
- Nina, I think you didn't get what he was trying to say. Please refer
to BB's comment on CDB.
Nina van Gorkom wrote thus at 10:35 PM 09-09-12:
>Dear Thomas,thank you for your contribution and all the references
>you have given.
>Op 8-sep-2012, om 7:23 heeft thomaslaw03 het volgende geschreven:
> > SN 21 belongs also to Sagathavagga (Bhikkhu Bodhi, The Connected
> > Discourses of the Buddha, vol. 1, p. 532). Thus, it should be moved
> > back to the original collection of SN 1-11.
>N: Yes, all over the Pali texts there are doubles, or triples or more
>of the same text. This is, as I see it, no problem at all. It is good
>to read repetitions in different contexts. It can give us extra
>reminders of the truth, not to be forgetful of realities, dhammas,
>appearing at this moment. Is this not the purpose of our study? Our
>purpose is not just book knowledge, but knowing the dhammas of our
>daily life. As for me, I cannot hear the same text often enough. I
>also appreciate it to read it in different contexts, this can deepen