Resources

Early Buddhist texts – links:

The Pali Canon – Source Texts for Secular Buddhism, compiled by Stephen Batchelor:  http://www.stephenbatchelor.org/media/Stephen/PDF/Stephen_Batchelor-Pali_Canon-Website-02-2012.pdf

The Word of the Buddha – extracts from the Pali Canon – a very well respected, but early, translation by Nyanatiloka Mahathera – 1907, revised ed. 1967 – (also available as a small book – published by the Buddhist Publication Society:  http://www.urbandharma.org/pdf/wordofbuddha.pdf

The Authenticity of the Early Buddhist Texts by Bhikkhu Sujato & Bhikkhu Brahmali, Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies: http://ocbs.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/authenticity.pdf

A Theravada Library – more extracts from the Pali Canon by various respected translators: http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/