Book dating buddhism

4th–5th century CE) and later monks, mainly on the basis of earlier materials now lost.

All dates in early Indian history are highly conjectural.

A long-term committed one was all the more an opportunity to go deeper in one’s understanding and cultivation of these qualities.

So then what is non-attachment in a loving, committed relationship?

The traditional Theravādin interpretation is summarized in Buddhaghosa's Visuddhimagga.

the Canon contains everything needed to show the path to nirvāna; the commentaries and subcommentaries sometimes include much speculative matter, but are faithful to its teachings and often give very illuminating illustrations.