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TIP: If you are a beginner and want to get to grips with the core of Buddhism quickly; here is a quarter page article Abhidhamma in Daily Life press release; a 5 page interview with Nina van Gorkom about the Abhidhamma The Mijn Interview; short 5 page article Understanding Reality; under the book section, The Buddha’s Path. Buddhism for Beginners YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCEqXxm5o-4xF4ZanPVurQqr84FXGl0KD
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