By Bhikkhu Nanamoli

Gathered posthumous papers of the English monk-scholar Ñaṇamoli, who counts as one of many top-rated translators of Pali Buddhist texts into English. along with being a talented translator Ñaṇamoli was once additionally a talented philosopher, thinker, and poet. along with a few longer essays, many of the notes are just one paragraph lengthy and have been written within the Fifties as a Buddhist monk. The notes and essays care for profound themes comparable to ontology, metaphysics, nuclear physics, good judgment, yet there's additionally humour, irony, sarcasm and lightweight poetry. 4 essays have been prior released in a Wheel e-book referred to as Pathways of Buddhist suggestion. The notes have been accrued, edited and brought by means of Nyanaponika Thera.

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July 31 . Reichstag elections . Hitler's National Socialists win 230 seats ; Socialists 133 ; Center 97 ; Communists 89 . Total National Socialist vote is 13,745,000. September 12 . Reichstag dissolved . October 10 . Nicolae Titulescu, Rumanian Minister of Foreign Affairs . Convokes immediately the French and Polish Envoys, thanks their governments for their support during the Riga negotiations, but asks those governments to negotiate their agreements with Soviet Russia without any consideration for the Rumanian position towards Moscow.

June 6. Carol's return to Rumania with Magda (Elena) Lupescu . Betraying the promise he had made to all his supporters during his exile, to the writer of these pages among others, he refuses to resume, at least ostensibly, conjugal life with Princess Helene and to proclaim her Queen . Starts living in open concubinage with Magda Lupescu . June 20 . Codreanu creates a new organization to defend Rumania against Communism, in all its disguises, on the home front and against Soviet undertakings on the outer front .

Clandestine publishing and diffusion of a series of Legionary manifests concerning the question of Rumano-Soviet relations . Student trouble at the University of Cluj . November 28. Carol's return from London . In Paris, according to PaulBoncour's memoirs, Carol promises to come to an understanding with Soviet Russia about the passage of Soviet troops across Rumanian territory in case of a European conflict . He asks, however, for a necessary respite in order to prepare Rumania's public opinion.

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