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The Pali-Canon

A unique translation project

The Pali-Canon (Pali: Tipitaka) is the most complete extant collection of teachings (sutta’s) of the Buddha. The Pali-Canon originates with the teachings the Buddha gave in the last 45 years of his life, when he was active as a spiritual teacher. The Dutch translation project started by the ‘Stichting Vrienden van het Boeddhisme’ (Friends of Buddhism Association) led to a series of Dutch language books, covering a sustantial part of the Sutta-Pitaka.

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