Articles

–   [forthcoming] “The Revealed Aphorism: Kaccāyana 1 in the light of Grammatical Theology”, in Dhammadhātu, Department  of Pāli and Buddhist Studies, Pune University Press.

–   [forthcoming 2018] “Review: Ole H. Pind Kaccāyana and Kaccāyanavutti, Pali Text Society, Bristol, 2013”, Orientalische Literaturzeitung (OLZ), De Gruyter.

–   [forthcoming 2018] with A.M. Gornall, “Pāli Scholars and Philosophers in Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia”, entry for the Brill Encyclopedia of Buddhism, Brill.

– (2018) with A.M. Gornall, “Verses of a Dying Arahant: A New Translation and Revised Edition of the Telakaṭāhagāthā”, Journal of the Pali Text Society XXXIII, Bristol, Pali Text Society.

– (2017) “The Role of Pali Grammar in Burmese Buddhism”, Journal of Burma Studies 21, 1st issue, June 2017, Northern Illinois University Press.

–   (2017) “On the Authorship of Kaccāyana, the Oldest Pāli Grammar” in Pariyatti, Studies in Pāli Language and Literature, eds. Bimalendra Kumar and Ujjwal Kumar, Aditya Prakashan, New Delhi.

–   (2015) “A New Reading of the Meghadūta”, in Puṣpikā vol. 3 Proceedings of the 4 th International Indology Graduate Research Symposium, Ed. R. Leach and J. Pons, Oxbow Books.

– (2014) “Two Jewels of Pāli Literature in the U Pho Thi Library of Thaton”, in Manuscripts in the U Pho Thi Library, Saddhamajotika Monastery, Thaton, Myanmar, edited by W. Pruitt, S. Kasamatsu, Y. Kawasaki and A. Ruiz-Falques, Chuo Academic Research Centre, Tokyo.

–   (2014) “Pali Literature: From Orality to Written Text”, in Buddha’s Word: The Life of Books in Tibet and Beyond, M. Elliot, H. Diemberger & M. Clemente (Eds.); published to accompany the exhibition of the same title in the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, 28 May 2014 – 17 January 2015.

– (2014) “The creative erudition of Chapaṭa Saddhammajotipāla”, Journal of Indian Philosophy, 42, 4, September 2014.

 

Books

– [forthcoming 2018] Samāsaniddesa: a Study of the Grammatical Work of the 15th-century Burmese Scholar-monk Chapaṭa Saddhammajotipāla, with a Critical Edition and Translation of the Book on Nominal Composition, Materials for the Study of the Tipiṭaka, Fragile Palm Leaves  Foundation, Lumbini/Bangkok.

 

Translations

– [forthcoming 2018] En palabras del Buddha, a Spanish translation, of a selection of suttas from the Pāli Canon, based on Bodhi’s In the Buddha’s Words.

– [forthcoming 2018] Pañcatantra, a Catalan translation, Adesiara Editorial, Barcelona.

– (2013) El núvol missatger, by Kālidāsa, Catalan translation from the Sanskrit, Adiesiara Editorial, Martorell (Barcelona).

– (2009) Ātmabodha, El conocimiento del ātman, by Śaṅkara, Spanish translation from the Sanskrit, A. Ruiz Falqués and Miquel Peralta, Editorial Vāc, Barcelona.

 

Conferences and Lectures

– ‘Two Destinies Without a Third: The Myth of the Original King in the Dīgha Nikāya and the Śāntiparvan of the Mahābhārata’, guest lecture at Mahābhārata Lecture Series, Centre of Dvaita Philosophy, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, April 7, 2018.

– ‘Rare Words in Medieval Pali’, presentation at the International Workshop on Buddhist Lexicography in the 21st Century, convenor: Professor Mahesh Deokar (University of Pune) and Professor Kenneth Zysk (University of Copenhagen), Pune, March 1-3, 2018.

– ‘Saddanīti, ‘The Rule of Sound’: Pali Grammar and the Oral Nature of Pali’, presentation at the International Workshop on Post-10th century Pali Literature, convenors: Professor Mahesh Deokar and Dr. Dragomir Dimitrov, Department of Pali, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune,  November 6–8, 2017.

– ‘The Flight of the Garuḍa: Daṇḍin in the Bay of Bengal’, presentation at the 2nd Daṇḍin Workshop, convenor: Yigal Bronner, Belgium House, Hebrew University of Jerusalem,  December 11–13, 2016.

– ‘On Translating Pāli Texts into Spanish, a View from the Trenches’ presentation at The First International Conference on Awakening Words Translated: The Pāḷi Tipiṭaka Translation in Myanmar and Beyond, convenor: Ven. Khammai Dhamasami, University of Yangon, Myanmar, December 1, 2016.

– ‘The Kuru narrative in the Sumaṅgalavilāsinī and the role of Buddhaghosa as an audience setter’, presentation at the workshop Textures of Buddhaghosa’s Writing and the Contours of His Thought: A Workshop on Reading Practices,  convenor: Maria Heim, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts, September 30 – October 2, 2016.

– ‘Two Textual Problems in the Dīgha Nikāya’, presentation at the Conference of the Japanese Association of Indology and Buddhist Studies, Tokyo, 3-4 September, 2016

– ‘Alaṅkāra for the Birds. The indirect reception of Daṇḍin’s Kāvyādarśa in Burma’, presentation at the workshop A Lasting Vision: Dandin’s Mirror in the World of Asian Letters, organised by D. Shulman, Y. Bronner and Ch. Hallisey, The Israel Institute for Advanced Studies, Jerusalem, 13-17 December, 2015

– Participant at the Symposium Buddhist Studies Today, organised by the Robert H. N. Ho and Family Foundation, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 7-9 July, 2015

– ‘Grammatical Quotations in Ariyavaṃsa’s Maṇisāramañjūsā, a fifteenth-century Abhidhamma Commentary’, presentation at the conference Scholastic or Transformational? Explorations of Burmese Abhidhamma, King’s College, London, 30 June, 2015

– ‘The Suttaniddesa of Saddhammajotipāla: Pāli Grammar and Buddhist Reformism in fifteenth-century Myanmar’, presentation at workshop Current Trends In Grammatical Studies, International Symposium and Workshop, Mumbai, 14-16 February, 2015

– ‘The Pajjamadhu: Pāli Poetry in Translation, Jumping without a Net’, presentation at the 12th Yu Wue Buddhist Conference, Hanzhou, 12-15 December, 2014

– ‘Burmese Buddhism and Pāli Grammar’, presentation at the Staatsbibliothek of Berlin, Berlin, 30 September, 2014

– ‘The creative erudition of Chapaṭa Saddhammajotipāla, a 15th-century Burmese scholar monk’, presentation at the Coffee Break Conference, La Sapienza, Rome, 21-23 December, 2012

– ‘Saddhammasiri and his Philosophy of Language’, paper presented at the 2012 International Burma Studies Conference, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb (Il), 5th – 7th  October, 2012.

– ‘A new reading of the Meghadūta’, paper presented at the IIGRS IV (International Indology Graduate Research Symposium IV), Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, 4th – 5th September, 2012.