Impressions from the Advanced Pāli Reading Course

About the Advanced Pāli Reading Course Every year, the OCBS hosts the Advanced Pāli Reading Course in Oxford, United Kingdom. The course mainly consists of reading Pāli texts together in class. The texts are from different genres, like poetry and commentaries but have in common that they require an advanced proficiency in Pāli Grammar, Syntax and … Read more Impressions from the Advanced Pāli Reading Course

Updates and Corrections

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this page lists all the recent updates and corrections we have done. This can include updates to specific courses or other offers, or changes across the entire website. The most recent updates will be at the top of the list, the older ones will be further down. We hope that this will make it easier for you to get the information you want. As always, we would welcome any feedback or suggestions in the comment section below.

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How to write Pāli diacritics

A common problem learners of Pāli encounter, especially during the beginning phase, is how to write Pāli diacritics. This article introduces some facts about Pāli and scripts to write it with, before it explains what diacritics are and gives detailed help with writing Pāli diacritics, including how to install a keyboard that allows you to write Pāli diacritics.

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How to buy one of our courses for others (also several people)

You want to buy access to one of our courses for somebody else? Maybe you want to buy a Pāli course for a friend or a family member, as a gift…Maybe you want to buy one of our courses for a nun or a monk or even for an entire monastic community… How can you … Read more How to buy one of our courses for others (also several people)

The Journal of the OCBS

Introduction to the Journal of the OCBS

The JOCBS is the Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies. Its first volume was published in 2011. The Journal Joint Editors are Prof Richard Gombrich and Dr Alex Wynne. The JOCBS has an editorial board of four and an advisory board of nearly twenty scholars spread across many countries.

Frequently asked Questions about the Journal of the OCBS

Below you will find some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about the JOCBS and their answers.

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