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Dear Dan Lusthaus and Dhivan Jones,
thank you very much for the information.
Is this (Summary of the Topics of Abhidhamma, Pali Text Society 2002) book available in pdf format on the internet? or could someone please tell me how I can access this book?
with kind regards,
International Buddhist College
The translation of Abhidhammaṭṭhasaṅgaha by R.P. Wijeratne and Rupert Gethin (Summary of the Topics of Abhidhamma, Pali Text Society 2002) includes a translation of the commentary called Abhidhammaṭṭhavibhāvinī by Sumaṅgala. The translation of Abhidhammaṭṭhasaṅgaha ed. Bhikkhu Bodhi (A Comprehensive Manual of Abhidhamma, BPS 1993) includes explanatory material drawn from the same commentary and also that of Ledi Sayadaw called Paramatthadīpanī-ṭīkā.
University of Chester
Dear Dear Sameeksha,
please see the book:
RML Gethin, RP Wijeratne (transl.). 2002. "Summary of the Topics of Abhidhamma (Abhidhammatthasangaha) by Anuruddha. Exposition of the Topics of Abhidhamma (Abhidhammatthavibhāvinī) by Sumangala, being a commentary to Anuruddha's 'Summary of the Topics of Abhidhamma'." Pali Text Society; ISBN (Print) 0860134121.