A burden off the mind
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A burden off the mind a study guide on the five aggregates by Ṭhānissaro Bhikkhu.

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Published by s.n. in [Calif .
Written in English


  • Theravāda Buddhism -- Doctrines,
  • Buddhist philosophy

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.
LC ClassificationsBQ7235 .T44 2000z
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24067782M
LC Control Number2009529905

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