DPD Thanks

Thank you, appreciation and anumodana to the following people who have contributed to this project with their time, expertise and with material support. parapaṭibaddhā me jīvikā'ti pabbajitena abhiṇhaṃ paccavekkhitabbaṃ.

  • Ven. Sumedhāloka in Sri Lanka for sparking my interest in Pāḷi studies
  • Ven. Ariyananda in Sri Lanka for a powerful laptop
  • Ven. Devamitta in Malaysia for thousands of small corrections and suggestions for improvement
  • Ven. Gambhīro in Portugal for the technical expertise, and the GoldenDict exporter that started this whole chain of events
  • Ven. Dhammañāṇa in Vietnam for help with the MDict exporter
  • Ven. Kusalacitto in Thailand for help with the MDict exporter
  • Prof. Bryan Levman, in Canada for detailed grammatical analysis of Dīgha Nikāya and Theragāthā
  • Prof. Aleix Ruiz Falqués in Spain for internet classes on the classical Pāḷi grammars
  • Sumukha in India for the Python technical support helpline
  • Inka Kendzia in South Africa for paying the internet bill
  • Max in Massachusetts for paying the internet bill and pertinent questions
  • Son Tu in California for detailed grammatical feedback
  • Everyone around the world who has made suggestions through the feedback form
  • Anyone who I have erroneously forgotten to thank


Thank you to all the monasteries and their supporters which have sustained my livelihood during the course of this work.

  • Na Uyana Dharmayatana in Melsiripura, Sri Lanka
  • Hindagala Meditation Centre in Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Sri Sumedha Meditation Center in Gomara, Sri Lanka
  • University Viharaya in Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • Ulpathkanda Buddhist Monastery in Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Navimana Forest Meditation Centre in Warakapola, Sri Lanka
  • Sri Pada Aranya Senasanaya in Pelmadulla, Sri Lanka
  • Seela Samahitha Yogasramaya in Belihuloya, Sri Lanka
  • Kahagolla Aranya Senasanaya in Diyatalawa, Sri Lanka
  • Sri Sambodhi Viwekashramaya, Galkanda in Diyathalawa, Sri Lanka
  • Bhaddekavihari Upasthana Kutiya in Tanjan Tenna, Sri Lanka
  • The Mountain Hermitage, Wikiliya Ārāmaya in Wikiliya, Sri Lanka