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Re: Re: Paramitas Of Buddhism ??? :)

Oct 27, 1998 10:10 AM
by Nicholas Weeks

>Augoeides, you have given these two lists of "tens" from a Pali source.  Do
>you happen to know the source?  It would be very useful to my work to have
>that reference, because the Pali list of "perfections" you give contradicts
>HPB's list in the Voice of the Silence.  We can see that she obviously draws
>more from Mahayana than Theravada/Pali sources.

The paramis list can be found in the BUDDHAVAMSA or the CARIYAPITAKA.

<> Nicholas Weeks <> <> Los Angeles
  The witchery of paltry things obscures what is right and the whirl of
  desire transforms the innocent mind.  Wisdom 4, 12

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