Bodhi

  Bodhi

Bhikkhu Bodhi, a Buddhist monk from New York City, is an American Buddhist monk. He was ordained in 1972 in Sri Lanka, where he stayed for more than two decades, and served as president and chief editor of the Buddhist Publishing Society in Kandy for many years. In upstate New York, he is currently residing at Chuang Yen Monastery. Venerable Bodhi is known for his methodical and elegant translations of Buddhist scriptures, including The Buddha's Middle Length Discourses, The Linked Discourses of the Buddha, The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha, The Buddha's Teachings on Social and Communal Harmony, and In the Buddha's Words.