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Introductory books to Buddhism

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Isnt the desire for giving up the desires, a desire?

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Can the Buddha ever be a woman?

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Chronological or other sequence for beginners

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What teachings do all schools of Buddhism share?

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What is the Interpretation of Parimukham in the context of Buddhist Meditation?

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Is celibacy intrinsic to Buddhism?

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What is Nirodha?

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How to deal with criticism?

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Is austerity necessary in Buddhism?

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Is "the blind men and the elephant" a true Buddhist story?

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What's the origin of 108 being a sacred number?

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What is the origin and purpose of the alms bowl used by monastics?

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Which early canonical references help one find a skillful teacher?

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Why does the Buddha call himself the Tathāgata?

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How much should one eat when following the not-eating-after-noon precept?

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Is the Pali Canon the only canon in modern Buddhism?

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A good source to learn the Pali language?

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What are the requirements or preconditions for someone to ordain?

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What is the exact number of jataka tales?

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What is the antidote for conceit (mana)?

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Which canon and traditions does the Flower Sermon text belong to?

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Is assault against the first precept?

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Would an advanced practitioner ever stop meditating?

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Is there a compassion only Buddhist path?

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What, besides karma, determines the future?

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Does 'kusala' (skillful) also mean 'wholesome' and 'morally good'?

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Can a lay person become an Arahant according to the Suttas?

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Is Buddhism a religion or a philosophy?

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What are the ten courses of action (kamma)?